Photo of the Day - 6/30/2014

June 30, 2014 - Here's one of those signs with stuff you don't see in the US. In this case, it's the last line that made it worth taking...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/29/2014

June 29, 2014 - I thought I'd continue with the water theme today with something abstract. This shot was taken at the Arboretum in the p...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/28/2014

June 28, 2014 - After yesterday's photo showing water where it never should be, I thought I'd include one where water belongs. This was...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/27/2014

June 27, 2014 - Awe: Emotion in which dread, veneration, and wonder are variously mingled Awesome: Inspiring awe I was out shooting ye...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/26/2014

June 26, 2014 - Here's a sunflower shot from the back. For these flowers especially, I find the back much more interesting than the fron...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/25/2014

June 25, 2014 - We've had a LOT of rain in Minnesota recently. One benefit for photographers is anywhere that normally has flowing water...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/24/2014

June 24, 2014 - I figure I'll finish off the set of examples from Lake Harriet that I took on Saturday. This one's of the Peace Garden....
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/23/2014

June 23, 2014 - Photographers can be very focused people. [Yes, I know, AWFUL pun. It will be used frequently today.] Watch a photograph...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/22/2014

June 22, 2014 - One of the biggest problems photographers can run into is repetition. There are subjects you shoot frequently and freque...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/21/2014

June 21, 2014 - Happy Summer! Boy does it feel like summer today, too. Mid to High 80s and humid. Anyway, to celebrate summer, here's a...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/20/2014

June 20, 2014 - I'm hoping to get out to the Peace Garden at Lake Harriet tomorrow morning. It is one of 4 or 5 Japanese gardens in the...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/19/2014

June 19, 2014 - I don't have cats, singular or plural. So, I don't have cat pictures. In fact, I only have the one seen below. Esto es...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/18/2014

June 18, 2014 - This image was, in some ways, a happy accident. I've seen lots of drawings/paintings/etc. of eyes that have images of so...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/17/2014

June 17, 2014 - Here's a new one. I was wandering around Lone Lake (same day I shot yesterday's rose) and saw this rather tiny butterfly...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/16/2014

June 16, 2014 - Well, it's happened again. Back on 5/22 I talked about how this was the first year I'd ever seen a jack-in-the-pulpit at...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/15/2014

June 15, 2014 - I don't remember the first time I decided to try shooting flowers from the back, but it may have been this one here. Thi...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/14/2014

June 14, 2014 - I feel like posting a giraffe picture. And how often does a person get to say/type that and then follow through?
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/13/2014

June 13, 2014 - The image below is a "Bumblebee Deelite" iris. It was taken down at the Arboretum last week and is another one where I u...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/12/2014

June 12, 2014 - Something simple today. Tree silhouettes and the moon with some wispy clouds for added texture.
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/11/2014

June 11, 2014 - I like photographing birds. They're colorful. They're alive. And they can fly. Capturing birds in flight is a real chal...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/10/2014

June 10, 2014 - I think Prairie Smoke is one of the more interesting wildflowers out there. All wispy filament flapping in the breeze....
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/9/2014

June 09, 2014 - Not much to say about this one. An interesting bit of wall art from Prague.
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/8/2014

June 08, 2014 - Minnesota is famous (or infamous) for the amount of fluffy white stuff that falls here during the winter. Unfortunately,...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/7/2014

June 07, 2014 - It is an incredibly blah day outside. One that calls for something bright and enjoyable. So, here's a slice of kiwi. Th...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/6/2014

June 06, 2014 - Shooting at night can be a lot of fun. Colors and lights are pure (unaffected by sunlight, which can wash them out). Sil...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/5/2014

June 05, 2014 - Did you know that Orange was not a color (at least in English) until the 1500s? It's true (at least according to the int...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/4/2014

June 04, 2014 - In Minnesota, at least, the columbine is one of the more ubiquitous wildflowers of spring. They grow all over the place,...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/3/2014

June 03, 2014 - Having a camera provides a strange barrier between me and reality. In real life, there are lots of things that I find d...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/2/2014

June 02, 2014 - About 5 years ago, my family and I visited Assateague Island in Delaware/Maryland while on vacation. This is a wonderful...
Read the Full Post »

Photo of the Day - 6/1/2014

June 01, 2014 - Today's image is a trompe l'oeil I found on my first trip to France. This one works even better because of the real tree...
Read the Full Post »

Archive