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Walking with My Camera: Ice in Puddles

Snow accumulating below Grey Wolf Peak 11/18/17 There is snow melt and accumulation depending on elevation. Today’s walk was warmish with a slight breeze.   Jordy and I leaned into a bit of sun with the darkness of daylight savings time pressing near. This week I knelt to ice shapes in mud puddles and settled …

Walking with My Camera: Larch Needles

  10/22/17 Rain storms are moving through today. Lots of change. Intermittent sun lights up the golden wash of Western Larch in the mountains. The winds this last week helped arrange Larch needles in puddles along the ditch road. Such intricate arranging. I wish I could see a time lapse of it happening. Last night …

Walking with My Camera: Dry Grass

7/23/17 I took my mother camping at Big Arm State Park  for her 82nd birthday. The long dry grass in the area spoke to me of abundant growth from the winter snow and spring rain and now the dry time with many fires around Montana.   It spoke to me of the wind and of the …

Walking with My Camera: Ponderosa Pine Needle Reflections

7/15/17 In the mornings, I walk barefoot outside to help my feet recover from a broken ankle (December). The last couple weeks, as I step on pokey pine needles on the ground, I have been pausing to photograph Ponderosa Pine needles reflected in the small ditch above our garden. It is a very different view …