The cashier asked a series of questions to complete the application for financing on my purchase. Among the questions, how long have you been at your current employer? My reply, as of tomorrow, Oct 1st, I will be there 15 … Continue reading Welcome, Rockalita!
Here are some highlights from a recent trip to Eisenhower State Park. The day was overcast – which was a nice change from the smoldering heat. It also created ideal lighting for photography. Notes Camera: Big Bertha (Canon EOS … Continue reading Eisenhower State Park
We approached Black Creek Lake. There was a fascinating tree hollowed out – it was just large enough for my ventriloquist’s doll Percival to pose for a photo… or maybe I could fit? I didn’t want to walk back to … Continue reading A little too close to nature
I figured out long ago I am happiest far away from crowds. Amusement parks, while fun, are stressful, noisy places with too many people. Give me a secluded place with mushrooms and moss to photograph and I am in my … Continue reading Mushroom Land!
Do you see anything interesting in the photo below? I added my hand for scale. Do you see anything interesting yet? Here it is! I’m stunned how well the photo turned out. It was taken with my 100 mm macro … Continue reading Tiny frog in a great big world
Intro: Enjoy the photo highlights from my trip to the LBJ National Grasslands. I saw and photographed the largest variety of creatures during this visit. Now that I’ve painted a proper picture of the LBJ National Grasslands… enjoy the Harrowing … Continue reading A harrowing experience at the LBJ National Grasslands
Here are highlights from a recent trip to the Caddo National Grasslands. Lily pads not quite fully in the water. Dragonfly on lily pad. I had fun using the glare on the water as bokeh. Another close-up of a dragonfly. … Continue reading Expect the unexpected
A recent trip to the greatest place in the DFW Metroplex (the LBJ Grasslands), yielded some interesting discoveries. I have displayed them beginning with the least exciting to the most fascinating (and my proudest). I was walking through a shaded part … Continue reading I like to pretend I’m a naturalist with my camera
Click here for a glimpse of my day job and the story behind this photo. Continue reading 100 issues
Here are highlights from my ongoing exploration of the LBJ National Grasslands. I spotted this frog at the end of the trail. I had my 70-200 mm lens on the camera – which was quite handy to take a photo … Continue reading Frog & Mushroom