A bit more patience is needed

Ummm, Vanessa? Not quite yet. Probably in a few more weeks! 🙂 We were doing our walk along the Ohio/Erie...

Ghostly impressions

Everyone has their thing, I suppose. My thing? Fog. The other day when I awoke, I noticed the dense fog...

Frosty mornings

Looks like the fall has finally arrived and with it, a bit of frost – even in unexpected places! But...

Good neighbors

I spent a pleasant few days in Santa Clara, California. I was attending a conference for work. I learned quite...

Cuba: Last + 1, now first

Well, I had planned to attend the Peter Turnley workshop in Cuba at the end December, but I took too...

A spot of color here and there

Well, some color has finally come to the piedmont. There are splotches of color throughout the forest, some yellows, some...

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Yesterday, I went to one of my favorite photo hunting grounds, McDowell Nature Preserve. It was an overcast morning, but I was up early and wanted to get some shots. As mentioned earlier, we are in the grasp of a…

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Here in Charlotte, we are in a drought – a “normal” one. One that doesn’t contain an adjective like severe, extreme, or at the top level, exceptional. We are a few inches below normal for the past couple of months…

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Meet Niblet! One day, Vanessa told me about this cute dog that she had seen on Facebook. It was at a shelter near her house. Though, at that time, she didn’t think that she really wanted to have a dog…

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The other day, I went out and took some pictures of this guy, Metalmorphosis. When I got back home, I looked at the pictures on my screen and thought: None of these look that sharp. They’re all a tiny bit…

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Go to Europe with only a carry-on, a single camera, and a single lens. Sure! Why not? I did. 1 – RedOxx carry-on 1 – Nikon D750 1 – Nikon 50mm f/1.8   That’s it. Well, not quite – I…