Warmth to Iciness

Contrasting perspectives from two seasons, summer and winter – warmth to iciness. Both pics are from the same location.

Portage Lakefront & Riverwalk 20.5.22

Which one do you prefer – the warmth of summer above or chilly cold of winter below?

Portage Lakefront & RIverwalk 19.2.1

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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #107 – Winter

Fungus Among Us

There’s a fungus among us.

Fungus Among Us

“Size is not grandeur and territory does not make a nation.”
– Thomas Huxley, English scientist 1825-1895

Settings: 105 mm ISO 1000 f/29 1/25 sec – handheld
Location: Glenwood Dunes TrailIndiana Dunes National Park 7.28.10

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Quotation Wednesday

Right or Left

Which Way Do I Go?

On a hike along the trail, which way would you go? Follow the curve on the path to the right or left across the boardwalk?

Settings: 50mm ISO 6400 f/14 1/25 sec – handheld
Location: Little Calumet River Trail Indiana Dunes National Park

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Which Way Photo Challenge

Looking Forward and Back

Hiking throughout the year on familiar trails, brings out the changing beauty of the seasons while looking forward and back.

Pinhook Bog Inland Trail – Indiana Dunes National Park 20.5.31

The first shot above, is a look back at spring. Followed by what will arrive after the warm summer, the colors of autumn at the exact same spot .

Pinhook Bog Inland Trail. – Indiana Dunes National Park 19.10.29

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Lens Artists Photo Challenge – Autumn

With Wings Outstretched

With Wings Outstretched

Had so much fun trying out some advice on bird photography from a couple fellow bloggers. This is one result from an attempt at improving my skills – blue herons, with wings outstretched. Still have much to work on but that is part of the fun for me.

Settings: 600 mm ISO 1600 f/13 1/320 sec – handheld
Location: Great MarshIndiana Dunes National Park 7.10.20

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Bird Weekly Photo Challenge – Feathers of Blue