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WINTER IN BLACK AND WHITE

WINTER IN BLACK AND WHITE

After a long morning of working at the computer, the outdoors beckoned me. I needed to breathe the fresh air, even though it wasn't...

HUNGRY BIRDS

HUNGRY BIRDS

The spring after I moved into my new house two years ago, I did landscaping and planted trees and flowers. I especially wanted ones...

 
 
 
CLOAKED IN SNOW AND ICY COLD

CLOAKED IN SNOW AND ICY COLD

There'd been sun in the morning, but it became intermittent by the time I headed out to capture the winter wonderland. So cold the...

FEASTING EAGLES

FEASTING EAGLES

Over several recent days, I returned to the site where I'd seen a Bald Eagle family a few days earlier. I was surprised how much it...

 
 
 
ANOTHER SNOWY AFTERNOON

ANOTHER SNOWY AFTERNOON

Yesterday, we'd been having heavy lake-effect snow all morning. I had planned, according to the weather report, to head out for picture-taking....

SUNSHINE TEASER

SUNSHINE TEASER

We've not seen much sun these last ten days so a week ago Wednesday, when the sun finally appeared, I headed out. Pictures are so much...

 
 
 
FEED THE BIRDS

FEED THE BIRDS

Logan's Landing is one of my favorite places to visit. There is always a variety of waterfowl there to photograph, many of them unusual,...

A NEW YEAR'S WISH

A NEW YEAR'S WISH

Happy New Year, everyone. I'm not into resolutions for the new year because they so often get broken. Instead, I have a wish for 2021:...

 
 
 
FAVORITES OF 2020

FAVORITES OF 2020

Every year I look back over my images and choose my favorites for the year. While there were many difficulties of 2020, including the...

MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL

MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL

...and to all a good night. These famous words from Clement Clark Moore's classic poem “The Night Before Christmas” sum up my holiday...

 
 
 
WOODCREEK'S HOLIDAY LIGHTS BRIGHTEN SPIRITS

WOODCREEK'S HOLIDAY LIGHTS BRIGHTEN SPIRITS

I always take pictures of neighborhood holiday lights and this year I started with my own neighborhood, Woodcreek, which is really...

IN SEARCH OF SNOWY

IN SEARCH OF SNOWY

It's the time of year when Snowy Owls begin to arrive in our area. It's been a warm start to winter, however, and I wondered whether...

 
 
 
ONE LAST LOOK

ONE LAST LOOK

It had been three weeks to the day when I photographed the last group of cranes in farm country. Part of me knew it was getting too...

A DAY TO BE GRATEFUL

A DAY TO BE GRATEFUL

“Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.” W. T. Purkiser A crazy year, to...

 
 
 
RETURN TO MIGRATING CRANES

RETURN TO MIGRATING CRANES

Last week, I was out too early to catch most of the migrating cranes, but, as I was leaving, I saw a few who were flying in. It was...

OUT AND ABOUT

OUT AND ABOUT

It was early afternoon when I headed out. That was much earlier than usual, but I needed to un-glue myself from the television after...

 
 
 
MIGRATIONS UNDERWAY

MIGRATIONS UNDERWAY

When I was out shooting the last of the fall color, I noticed another yearly phenomenon was underway. Sandhill Cranes were migrating...

HAPPY HALLOWEEN

HAPPY HALLOWEEN

As is the norm in Traverse City, people have decorated their homes and yards to celebrate Halloween. Take a drive and enjoy the spooky...

 
 
 
HILLSIDES SING WITH COLOR

HILLSIDES SING WITH COLOR

On my last photoshoot for fall color, I focused on the abundant hillsides in our area. They were alive in brilliant color! My only...

VISTAS REACH PEAK COLOR

VISTAS REACH PEAK COLOR

The weekend forecast was for lots of sun and no rain. Saturday didn't turn out that way, however. Gray clouds rolled in during the...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Zhengzhou Art Museum and Zhengzhou Archives / TJAD/Zeng Qun Architecture...

Zhengzhou Art Museum and Zhengzhou Archives / TJAD/Zeng Qun Architecture Design Studio

TJAD/Zeng Qun Architecture Design Studio Location: Zhengzhou, Henan, China Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Shengliang Su Area: 96700.0 m2 Read more ...

Contemporary Landscape Painting "Pedernal Sunset", Santa Fe Contemporary...

Contemporary Landscape Painting "Pedernal Sunset", Santa Fe Contemporary Artist, Sandra Duran Wilson

The Pedernal is a sacred site here in Northern New Mexico. The landscape is embedded in my memories and sometimes they unconsciously pop out. This landscape piece was painted... Read more ...

Sculpture, Contemporary Art, Mixed Media “THE BACK OF A TURTLE WITH QUILLS”...

Sculpture, Contemporary Art, Mixed Media “THE BACK OF A TURTLE WITH QUILLS” by Florida Contemporary Artist Mary Ann Ziegler

Porcupine quills add another dimension to this wall piece. The rough texture duplicates the back of a turtle and is organic in nature. This piece can be hung by itself or in a... Read more ...

Mars an Artistic Mission

Mars an Artistic Mission

Flyover Canyons of Mars 24 X 18 watercolor. The California Art Club exhibit is part of the celebration of Perseverance landing on Mars. This was inspired by the fact skies on... Read more ...

Phenomenal Woman: Get to Know National Endowment for the Arts General...

Phenomenal Woman: Get to Know National Endowment for the Arts General Counsel India Pinkney

Phenomenal Woman: Get to Know National Endowment for the Arts General Counsel India Pinkney Date Wed, 03/03/2021 - 12:00 Paulette Beete Wed, 03/03/2021 - 16:32 Author By... Read more ...

Hut / Takayuki Kuzushima and Associates

Hut / Takayuki Kuzushima and Associates

Courtesy of Takayuki Kuzushima and Associates architects: Takayuki Kuzushima and Associates Location: Aichi, Japan Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Courtesy of Takayuki... Read more ...

Anish Kapoor - Dismemberment - Gibbs Farm, New

Anish Kapoor - Dismemberment - Gibbs Farm, New Zealand Gibbs Farm sculpture park is home to a series of major site specific artworks commissioned from some of the world's most... Read more ...

The Laken House / makeAscene

The Laken House / makeAscene

Ban Mai, Pak Kret District, Nonthaburi 11120, Thailand Project Year: 2020 Photographs: DOF Sky|Ground Area: 1000.0 m2 Read more ...

4297 Tuesday Post - Unpublished

4297 Tuesday Post - Unpublished

Still life, acrylic, 6" x 6" $100 Read more ...

4298 light years

4298 light years

Still life, acrylic, 6" x 6" $100 Read more ...