Tag Archives: Ohio nature

Chianti or Moulin Rouge

Neither the libation nor the cabaret but this one sunflower standing out from it’s companions. I’m just not sure which one. It’s a beautiful dark burgundy flower with petals that look like velvet. Not what one usually thinks of when … Continue reading

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Sunflowers and Songs

Trying to inject a bit of humor in with the sunflowers here. But before we begin, a bit about these giants. I never realized sunflowers came in any other color than yellow and any other size than what you could … Continue reading

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Three Bees On A Sunflower

Have any of you ever eaten any sunflower honey? I wonder if there is such a thing and how it tastes? As I spent my hours in the sunflower fields that the bees so kindly shared with me, I began … Continue reading

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The Swallowtail and the Sunflowers

Teri 🌻 🦋

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Chevy Pickup Truck In Color

In the sunflower field and still not at the levy. This is quite a green beauty from the 40’s. On one side you see my vase of flowers that I had cut and was not done filling it yet; I … Continue reading

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Blue Heron Launch

That’s launch not lunch 😉 These images were taken in August of 2020 and I meant to post them in 2020 but as with many things that year…it didn’t happen as I had intended. So lets just call this better … Continue reading

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Squirrel spotted eating PB&J sandwich in local park

April Fools! Well, it does look like Rocky here is enjoying a sandwich doesn’t it? Teri 📷 This is my second attempt at navigating the new editor which I am trying to learn whilst grumbling with every key stroke! Just … Continue reading

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Buffled and Hooded

Bet that title caught your attention, huh?  Birding may be slowing down as the weather is getting colder and I am not a fan of the cold but that could change if I hear of some interesting species I’ve not … Continue reading

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What about catchlights

We’ve all heard about catchlights in human eyes being a goal when doing portraits; it makes the eyes more appealing and the person to look less like an inanimate doll (I read that somewhere just can’t recall where.)  But recently … Continue reading

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A first for me

My first Bald Eagle that is!  Having connected with the local birding community, we were told by a couple of bird photographer friends to go to two areas in Ohio – Killdeer Plains Wildlife Area and Big Island Wildlife Area … Continue reading

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