One Word Challenge – Macro

This particular weekly challenge has very specific ways for the challenge administrator to find those of us who have participated. That's okay - it just means my title can't be as catchy.... I was going to make the title "A Family Tradition" until I remembered that this challenge has specific requests for the title... a…Read more One Word Challenge – Macro


Solitude for Success

Before we went out for our Thanksgiving outing in the dunes, I looked at what my stock photos sites were suggesting for photos. Adobe Stock thinks "Solitude" will be the trend in 2018. So I took these, and they are perfect for Cee's Black & White Challenge of "Abandoned or Alone."

Catching Up – Independence Day Photos

I wanted to post the Spirit of Boise photos in a timely manner, but now I'm going back and posting some of the other photos that I took this summer but never posted... these are from Independence Day weekend when we went camping at Bruneau Dunes State Park. I just took some very targeted photos…Read more Catching Up – Independence Day Photos

Bruneau State Park and the Loveridge Fire

Just after we went camping at Bruneau State Park for 4th of July, there was a fire that started nearby and burned over 48,000 acres, the Loveridge fire. The park was closed for day or two when the fire was near. I'd forgotten. We just went again. As I drove into the park, "Oh, yeah,…Read more Bruneau State Park and the Loveridge Fire

Labor Day Weekend – Abstract Nature

I am still chasing that elusive County Fair ribbon for my photography. This means I experiment with closeup photos of specific details of an object and with camera settings and motion (yes, motion). Here's two okay photos from my experimentation over the weekend. I also found this spot of grass that already looked like it…Read more Labor Day Weekend – Abstract Nature