Tag Archives: nature

Photo Bombed by a Cicada

I’m not sure if Cedar Waxwings eat cicadas or not but this bird was not amused by having his portrait session interrupted by one of Brood X. On a positive note, the cicadas are on their last hurrah; more of … Continue reading

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I’m being held hostage!

By responsibilities, deadlines, one event and one application scheduled and due in three weeks….and by Brood X! These things are everywhere around here. In parks, in parking lots, in our backyard, front yard, front and back porch and they are … Continue reading

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Fish fry…

And by that I mean not fish fry as in oil in a pan but a fish fry as in little fish. Technically, this fish is past the fry stage but calling it anything else would just not have worked … Continue reading

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Here comes one now

All summer we’ve seen these beautiful sailboats out on the lake here and on the other big body of water, the Hoover Reservoir, but we never knew where they went at night until we discovered one of their marinas.   As … Continue reading

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Gone Birding

Bird photography is a very interesting, sometimes challenging and rewarding genre of photography.  And even though species vary across the globe and even from one area of where you live to another, there are almost always some birds out there … Continue reading

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The swan and the heron

Trumpeter swan:  We are the rulers of this pond! Blue heron: Yeah, whatever dude.  I’ll go walk over here. This was right before the heron tried to muscle some ducks out of the way (they did not take kindly to … Continue reading

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Honey Bee

“Bees do have a smell, you know, and if they don’t they should, for their feet are dusted with spices from a million flowers.”  ― Ray Bradbury  Teri 📷

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Wordless Wednesday – Colorific Floribunda Rose

Teri 📷

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Help me caption this

We went out this past weekend to do some properly keeping our social distance and all photography.  I was quite happy about capturing this little sparrow (it is a sparrow isn’t it?) doing what birds do in spring.  This image … Continue reading

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Virtual Tulip Show – Day 3

I just love how tulips come in so many different colors and shapes! Oh, tiptoe from the garden By the garden of the willow tree And tiptoe through the tulips with me… Teri 📷 (If you wish to see and … Continue reading

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