Last and First

December 31, 2013 - I went outside for my walk today. The first time for an extended walk outdoors since surgery to replace my right knee. A...
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Reflection

December 30, 2013 - I happened to be walking through Abraham Lincoln Memorial Garden after a light rainfall. It was a feast for me, with my...
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Thistle & Bee

December 29, 2013 - From a walk through Abraham Lincoln Memorial Garden in August, this macro closeup of a busy bee, covered in pollen, pick...
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Blank Stare

December 27, 2013 - She makes for a perfect subject when I'm checking out my camera prior to a session. This is Sissy. No doubt, if you've f...
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Saint Stephen's Sunset

December 26, 2013 - Coming out of a store, Karen and I saw the sunset fire in the sky. Fortunately, I had brought my camera with me. We cha...
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Winter Crystal Cathedral

December 24, 2013 - There's a sense of sacred space in any forest. The grandeur of nature, mostly untouched by human hands brings on a quiet...
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Desert Sunset

December 23, 2013 - As the sun slips behind the distant mountain range, our night in the desert begins. My Karen Sue has put up with a lot...
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Mountain Trail

December 22, 2013 - As I walked along the Dripping Springs Trail in a managed natural area near Las Cruces, New Mexico, it seemed there were...
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Tumbling

December 21, 2013 - I was fortunate to find this point in the flow of the Minnehaha River, where it tumbles down rocks in the riverbed, past...
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Downstream

December 20, 2013 - This scene is downstream from Minnehaha Falls, part of Minnehaha Park, found on the banks of the Mississippi River in Mi...
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Twisted

December 18, 2013 - A twisted limb-scape of a Japanese Maple in the Japanese Garden section of the Norfolk Botanical Garden
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Pine Bark Road

December 17, 2013 - As is my habit, ingrained over many years now, I tend to look in every direction when out on a walk with my camera. Left...
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Sunset Flights

December 16, 2013 - I was annoyed at their presence at the time, but the illuminated contrails from the many airplanes in flight above the e...
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Sculpted in the Sand

December 13, 2013 - The more I looked at this collection of driftwood, from different angles, and elevations, the more interesting it became...
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Nautilus to the Top

December 11, 2013 - Looking downward from the top of the iron spiral staircase, inside of the Cape Henry Lighthouse, on the grounds of Fort...
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Stretched Out

December 09, 2013 - Sissy, one of our two tabby cats, enjoys stretching out in the sunshine while laying on our sofa in our window-walled su...
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Passing Through at Sunset

December 08, 2013 - The scene was too beautiful to pass up. The sunset was painting magnificent colors in the sky and in reflection on the...
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Moving Ahead

December 06, 2013 - The quilted patterned sky caught my eye, as we moved on down the rural two-lane highway. The trees at right made a nice...
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Sister Hugs

December 01, 2013 - The Four Musketeers - daughters of my oldest brother Larry - form a sisterly (and niecely) hug at the end of our family...
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