Category Archives: Nature
Late June is when I start to see dragonflies in the yard. The only one I seem to be able to photograph is the common Pondhawk. Not that I’m complaining…
It’s spring so it must be time for a new camera and time for the Butterfly Weed to bloom. The new camera is the Fujifilm X-Pro1, a much improved version of the X100 that I’ve been using for a little … Continue reading
There were a lot of things to like about my recent St. John vacation, but I particularly enjoyed the snorkeling, made more fun by my recent purchase of a ‘tough’ digital point-and-shoot and its underwater mode. I’m really not much … Continue reading
Cleaning this moss off the garden shed might be a spring chore. I say might be, because I kinda like it. The yard here is so heavily shaded that I have more moss than grass at this time … Continue reading
During a survey of the neighborhood to see what was springing up, I noticed this ivy. It’s different to my eye from the usual English ivy. Leaves are darker and a somewhat different shape.