I took this at Geysir Park in Iceland on the last day of the last Supermoon, but one. (Click on picture for full-size.) Here is a video of the same geyser, taken a few minutes later: True story: I had my phone on shuffle, playing music through the rental car stero. Exactly as I drove …
Category Archive: Photography
Sep 27 2014
May 19 2012
I’ve been looking for a camera with a good quality zoom lens for some time. Something appropriate for nature and scenic photography; most especially mountains but also including wildlife and foliage. That way I could use it when hiking in the mountains around my Darrington place. I already have some pocket cameras with 10x and 15x …
Dec 22 2008
I worked from home today instead of trying to dig out the Volvo. In the mid-afternoon I took a break and walked to Crossroads, where I ate some firey Thai red chicken and purchased a few nescessities (like coffee and peanut butter). Along the way I took some more pictures, as promised. As before, the …
Dec 21 2008
Well, it’s cold outside. I have anywhere from eight inches to well over a foot of snow out front, all crusted over with a quarter inch of ice. The house is quaintly covered with more icicles than a Kinkade painting. Of course, being me, icicles must be subverted from quaint. To that end I give …
Jul 29 2007
We went exploring.
Jul 28 2007
Map reading 101.
Jul 28 2007
Steaks cooked over the fire, my grandson roasting his own hotdog for the first time… What could be better?