Spent a week hiking and sight seeing in RMNP, Colorado. Thought I would share a few snaps with you ladies and gentleman. This post will be mostly scenic related. I'll post wildlife in a separate thread.
Off Bear Lake Road
Along Trail Ridge Road
Near Alpine visitor's Center
Early August to Mid November brings a substantial increase in the number of butterflies in our area of the southern US. A few from last weekend.
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
I didn't really take much interest in the food half of the event but the planes and cars were interesting. Unfortunately I don't know what any of these vehicles are but they look good!
Also a couple of candids with the long lens.
Mixture of lenses used - 16-50, 55-210 and Samyang 12mm...
There is a famous walking path between the northern part of the country and the southern part of roughly 570km. It is called Pieterpad. For those who like to travel faster, a bikers path has been "constructed". I did that a little more than a week ago. It is just fantastic to drive with your...
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My son's School holds their Senior Physics Olympics. This year's challenges: duct tape and cardboard boats, paper chairs that could hold 300lbs, and Trebuchets. Plus the traditional dunking of select faculty.
Panning is a hard one for me. The movement required at the waist to follow through, and the tremor in my hand......they both conspire to defeat me. During rush hour out of about 200 shots I managed to get these. Not the sharpest but they give an indication of speed. They were taken on London...
I recently made a trip back to my hometown to deal with a family matter and while I was there I took the camera along on my morning walks around town. Galesburg was founded in 1836 and has some wonderful old buildings and architecture. There was a brick factory there, which was closed even by...