Monthly Archives: January 2013

Glacial Djupvatn Lake

Djupvatn Lake and the Blåfjell Glacier taken from Mount Dalsnibba, Geiranger, Norway. Advertisements

Posted in All Posts, Landscape, Norway, Photography, Water | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

From Inside the Long Barrow

View from one of three burial chambers within the Belas Knap neolithic long barrow, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom.

Posted in All Posts, Cotswolds, England, Landscape, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

An Unconventional Tour of Bath

Parade Gardens (I love that staircase!) with the Empire Hotel behind. Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom. During a walking tour of Bath, I found myself taking pictures of various scenes that caught my eye. As it turned out, I hit upon … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Buildings, Destinations, England, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Rhino Stare Down

White Rhinoceros and Milky Storks (I think) at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, San Diego, California (Dec. 2012).

Posted in All Posts, Animals, Photography, San Diego | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Clouds Over Austhwaite Brow

It’s a simple request of a sat nav (aka GPS), please direct us from point A to point B in the shortest amount of time. Under normal conditions, this should not present a problem, but while in the Lake District … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Clouds and Sky, Lake District, Landscape, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Sunrise or Sunset at Heathrow?

Returning to England from the United States on a non-stop red-eye from San Diego can be disorienting. Dinner is served sometime after a 9:10 pm take-off, and then, after cabin clean-up, window shades go down and chair backs recline. As … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Clouds and Sky, London, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Single Snowflakes

A Single Snowflake. Recently, I posted the image of a single snowflake. After my husband looked through those images that I did not select, he suggested that I post them, too, so that is what I’m doing. The first four … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

Frost Over the Cotswold Countryside

Frosty fields in the Cotswolds, United Kingdom. Last week, before the snowfall but after a frost, I passed through the Cotswold countryside between Bibury and Northleach, England. It was nothing short of magical. The fields, trees, weeds, and grasses were … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Cotswolds, England, Landscape, Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Snowflake

The snow is falling. And falling. So what’s a girl to do? Not long ago, I saw a photograph of a single snowflake. It was beautiful. Ever since, I wondered if I could do the same. Today, using manual focus … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , | 24 Comments

Ice Crystal Adorned Leaves

A fallen leaf adorned with ice crystals. While on a walk yesterday, I happened upon some leaves in the gutter. But unlike your garden-variety, dead gutter leaf, these were covered with ice crystals. I’d never noticed ice crystals quite the … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments