Monthly Archives: September 2015

September 29, 2015: Daily Photo – September Super Moon Eclipse

Sunday night I went to my favorite location to photograph the much-anticipated super moon of the year.  Not only was it going to be much closer to the earth than it has for many years, but also an eclipse.  It … Continue reading

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September 20, 2015: Hummingbird Feather

Over the years many hummingbirds have visited the feeders we have in placed in the yard. Some hummingbird “couples” remain year round while others migrate through as the seasons progress.  While we always enjoy watching them feed, whether from the … Continue reading

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September 14, 2015: Weathered Sage

We worked in the south yard this past weekend: weeding, trimming, dividing Daylilies, and moving Hostas to the front yard. The sun was out, it wasn’t overly hot and the area looked much better when we were done. We have … Continue reading

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September 11, 2015: Feather and Needles

We had a wind storm blow through our area recently with gusts up to 50 mph.  As wind storms go, it wasn’t the strongest we’ve weathered over the years but 50 mph gusts can really cause the pine trees around … Continue reading

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September 10, 2015: Available Light

The sun was setting when I sat down at  my desk to take of some things.  In the middle of my desktop I had placed a multi-faced vase in preparation for a lighting exercise.  I’ve used this particular vase periodically … Continue reading

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September 9, 2015:  Autumn Crocus and Honeybee  

We try to have a “bee-friendly environment in our yard.  It’s been tough this year due to a drought for th past two and a half months and a lower than normal spring.  As we live on the western side … Continue reading

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September 3, 2015: Images from Ft. Flagler, Washington – Amendment

Update:  I realized I posted an example of what the 20mm F4 lens does with a landscape but not what it can do from an extreme close up.  With that in mind, here’s what the 20mm F4 lens is able to do … Continue reading

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