Memorial Day 2014

Memorial Day around Lindsborg

Memorial Day in a small town is peaceful. Lots of family gatherings and barbeque, but not loud like the 4th of July. It was a pleasant morning for a bike ride around town. I took a few photos along the way, including a couple from east of town. It was an interesting ride, as I … Read more

Duet for Rose and Turtle

Pink Rose

I took a few photos of a pink miniature rose I picked up for Sheryl yesterday. I used natural lighting and a macro lens, including one shot with a reversed 50mm lens attached to the 100mm macro (all Canon). I was processing the shots when I realized the weather had improved enough I could go … Read more

Iris Variations

Iris Variations

I saw this beautiful iris while riding my bike today and stopped to take a picture. I ended up creating four variations of my favorite shot. [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] Processed only slightly, mainly contrast … Read more

Smiling on a Cloudy Day

Spring Clouds, May 2014

I wanted to share these cloud photos I took late this afternoon. While no storms arose from these clouds, it is thundering at the time of this writing, around midnight. I especially love the first picture. It looks a lot like a painting to me. These were all taken northeast of Lindsborg, with the first … Read more

Meadowlark Trail Walk/Run

It’s only a week until the next event in the McPherson County Runegade’s Tour de Trails Race Series. Come to McPherson on Saturday, May 10th, for the Trail Love event, featuring running races, walking and bicycle racing! The event begins at 8am on Saturday, May 10th, at the McPherson trailhead of the Meadowlark Trail. The … Read more