Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Sunset

Fluid

A recent trip to New York resulted in these photos. The first one is on the American side of Niagara Falls. We only stopped for a moment:



These next few are at a local, nearly private, waterfall (also where the marriage proposal took place):





These next photos are from our arduous hike up The Gorge in Watkins Glen:


























We visited a lily pond at the top of the glen:



Spot the resident:



On the way home, we checked out the Canadian side of Niagara Falls:











Thursday, July 9, 2009

Paws

On a walk, I found evidence of a small kitty leaving its mark on the world.

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Exploring the Back Roads: Part 1

My friend Wendy and I took our first venture onto the Michigan country back roads.

This barn is really cool. (We were cheating, a little. We know the fellow who owns this barn)







And I love the door.



This actually caught my eye on my way home.



We found this guy poking his head through to munch on lunch.



Take a very close look at the saloon doors to fully appreciate the complete weirdness of this yard d├ęcor.



We found this strange little buggy.



The buggy's owner decided to pose.





These giant hale bales caught our attention.



Hale-bale farmer Don poses while Wendy shoots a portrait. Country folk are very accommodating.



Poison sumac is dangerous, yet beautiful.





Beautiful tree, great sky.



This willow tree is magnificent. I'll likely shoot it again in the summer.

Brrrrr. Floes.

I ventured down to the river early-early one frosty morning and found this:









The view behind me looked like this:







The afternoon brought more ice: