Resuming the effort to catch up with all the 2012 photos so that I can present the 2013 photos, I bring you the following look back to October of last year . . .
It was a Friday, and I remember it well (or I looked it up). A wet, heavy snow, but sufficiently warm weather to let us go for our usual 4 mile walk.
I don’t normally grab my camera when we head out for our walks (we tend to motor along, and stopping to snap photos breaks up the pace), but on this occasion I was hoping to get photos like the above and below examples.
The clouds were one of the reasons I wanted to bring the camera . . . the other being that I wanted to bring the camera. Here are a few more shots from our walk.
Some of the photos may look weird because I had the polarizer on the lens . . . depending on the angle of the lens relative to the sun, the colors, especially of the sky, can change drastically.
That’s why, on the panorama below, there appears to be a deeper blue on a portion of the photo. The polarizer works best when at 90 degrees to the sun.
The SmugMug album is HERE. That panorama is shot from a couple of streets over from where we live, and at a higher elevation. It’s a nice view.
I also snapped a few macros, but only one was decent enough to share.
During that same walk, I took the opportunity to snap a few photos of the ever-vigilant eyes which stoically observe us on our walks.
Aspens . . . they are always watching. Don’t see it?
I don’t know what they are plotting, but they are watching . . . and waiting.
. . . I don’t trust them . . . I mean, look at them!
Anyway, I am prepared; if they ever make a move, I’ll carve my initials on them!
A few days later we had a full moon . . . I did not snapped many photos of the moon last year. Rather, I did not snap many I thought were good enough. Here are two examples of shots I thought not dramatic enough to post.
As a bonus to them who made it all the way here, I offer two shots of weird clouds I captured from the office where I work. I imagine this is due to wind, but it must be some crazy-posterior wind!
Hope I provided some entertainment, and an escape from the crazy.
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