Snow Birds 2010

We had a nice snow storm today and I couldn’t resist going out after lunch to take a few photos of the birds feeding on our deck. Remember, you can click on any of the images to see a larger version. Actually, this photo of a flicker was taken from inside the house. :: Male … Read more

Paris 2009 Revisited

View from our hotel, overlooking the Paris School for the Deaf. My favorite HDR photo to date! (Click to see a larger version without leaving the site; works for all images on this page.) :: Place de la Concorde, taken after visiting Musée de l’Orangerie. :: Looking down the Seine. We were walking across the … Read more

Water Lily, HDR

For today’s HDR image post, we go back to October 2008. These photos are from Tower Grove Park in St. Louis. The original version reminded me of a painting; the HDR version even more so. Don’t forget, you can click on these images and view a larger version without leaving the site!

Hoar Frost, Highway 4

Hoar Frost along the side of Highway 4, southwest of Topeka.

Battle Creek Winter

Battle Creek, near the spillway at McPherson County State Lake (Maxwell). This post debuts a new feature on this site. On select posts, you can now click on the image and see a larger version, all without leaving the page you’re viewing! This feature is commonly known as a lightbox, and is implemented using the … Read more

Glass Art Objects

Corning hand-blown glass flower. :: Glass flowers. :: Coral inspired paperweight by Rick Garnett. :: We purchased the flowers while visiting Lawrence a while back, and the paperweight was one of Sheryl’s Christmas gifts last year. All of these images were processed using HDR techniques. More, and larger versions of both HDR and normal versions … Read more

Bald Eagles in Flight

I took these photos last Monday, which was the nicer of the 2 days we spent in Lawrence. We enjoyed our little get-away, taking bald eagle photos at Clinton Lake, eating and shopping at the antique mall. To our delight, India Palace offers a delivery service, so we ate in one night. We were also … Read more