Field Notes

Walking With My Camera: Sky At My Feet

I was walking quietly in a field below our house because Canada Geese were circling to land in a nearby pond.  I thought of their long journey and I did not want my noisy rain pants to startle the geese already settled in the water or the geese in the air looking for refuge.  A …

Walking With My Camera: Spring Before Green

I am now sturdy enough to walk outside after breaking my ankle in December. When I said, “I missed being outside this winter,” my sister the rancher replied, “You didn’t miss anything.” I didn’t have to feed cows in four feet of snow or try to save a fall calf from frost bite. I am …