Category Archives: Snow

Old Hawk and Reminder to Vote

Twenty-three visitors viewed the 1500 words challenge post but only two voted. I mean, I get it; it was a holiday. An eating holiday, at that. In retrospect, that wasn’t what one might call good timing. Same for today; people … Continue reading

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Eight Years Apart

Eight years ago, November 30th, my back yard in Monument, Colorado . . .  Yes, some of you have seen these photos before . . . but not with these treatments.  Click on the photos to see a larger version … Continue reading

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Back home . . . still busy

Back home after our whirlwind trip to Illinois. As I sit here, I’m still “feeling” as if I’m driving along the many miles we’ve traveled since Tuesday.  This is Illinois . . .  Yes, Illinois was wet. In fact, it … Continue reading

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Talent, Weather, Bombings, and Cruisers XIII – The Details Part IV

Talent I read an article that had me thinking about Talent. I mostly agree with the writer about the many misconceptions of talent. I’m often told . . . er . . . sometimes told . . . oh, OK, … Continue reading

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The Bean, Lightroom, Photoshop, and Topaz Plugins

Say I take a photo. “I take a photo.” No, I meant it as “what if”, not as a command. Say I take a photo. For instance, this one of The Bean. By the way, all them people who are … Continue reading

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We get snow too, you know!

. . . we just don’t whine about it. Night after night this past weekend we got inundated with “breaking news” from a snow storm out East. You would think they are the only ones who get snow. OK, OK, … Continue reading

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Playing with January 2016 on the Palmer Divide

Building on the PREVIOUS POST, I’m going to play with the yellow house panorama. Now, I know some people are not partial to manipulated photos, and that’s fine . . . just enjoy the previous post.  However, there are some … Continue reading

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