Sunset & Snake

Is there anything more peaceful than enjoying a sunset by a favorite pond?  Actually there is.  Enjoying a sunset with a friend.  These two characters only met this afternoon but they felt like they’ve known each other a lifetime. 🙂     I included the shot below with my shoes for a sense of scale. Just in case you think the snake is fake, I’ve included a short clip to clear any doubt.   Date:  October 20, 2019 Location:  Oak Point Park in Plano, Texas Camera:  iPhone and Canon 5D Mark IV Continue reading Sunset & Snake


I went to the Dallas Arboretum very unprepared.  I only had my Canon 5D Mark IV and one set of miniatures. (What a hard life and yes, I carry miniature firemen in my camera bag at all times). I looked for plants that suggested a fire.  This plant did the trick. Date:  September 9, 2018 Camera:  Rockalita Sunshine (Canon EOS 5D Mark IV) Lens:  My beloved 100 mm macro lens (Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L macro IS) Continue reading Fire!