Category Archives: Animals

Superstition and Yellowstone NP

Note: Based on feedback I received, posts on this blog are now longer and with more photos. I don’t know the exact age, but around eight years of age, I feasted on a zombie . . . er . . … Continue reading

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Freedom of Speech, Politics, and Yellowstone NP

There are noises on the airwaves. Some of them relate to Freedom of Speech.  But, before I get to something that means a lot to me, I want to touch on the underlying reason I’m writing this.  I am referring, of … Continue reading

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October 2015 Calendar

Time slipped away from me . . . I only had an hour or so to make this and I am sleepy. I probably messed up the calendar something fierce, but at least I put something up. I don’t have … Continue reading

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September 2015 Calendar

September is here and it invariably brings up memories of Yellowstone National Park. Except for this past June, every other of our visits to Yellowstone have been in September.  It’s only fitting, then, that I should pick a photo from … Continue reading

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The Yard – Part One

I resolved to mail in my Nikon 80-400mm for service. Previously, I’ve  had difficulty using it, including difficulty in tracking birds in flight and having it keep focus or, if it lost focus on the subject, reacquiring it.  I went to … Continue reading

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Photos Makeover

All this makeover of books and posters had me thinking about the advances in photo processing over the last few years. And not just in the software, but also how I evolved in my processing preferences and skills.  Take, for … Continue reading

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Prospect Lake – June 2015

We moved here (ten years ago now) coming from a land of lakes rivaling Minnesota. Considering Michigan is a peninsula (two, actually), water could be experienced at will. Yes, we knew we were moving to a high desert area (the idiots … Continue reading

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