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07-15-2018

An Impromptu dash around the valley for some sunset shots. 

 

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My back yard.  Yes, that’s mine.  Simple, yet gorgeous. 

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I went over to the Grand Isle Boat Landing for some pictures of the river.

 

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The Barn. 

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07-07-2018

The view from the mountain!  I thought I’d get some super bright colors but I was wrong, but the one mile hike up and down was great!

Next time – STAR shots!

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07-04-2018

While some were watching fireworks, I was watching the sunset. 

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The pinks and purples rocked that night! 

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Taken behind the former Notre Dame Church.  Then along the road and behind another neighbors house.  It’s a great spot for sunsets!

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There is a little cabin and a pond back there and the reflections were stellar!

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07/02/2018–Lupines and Flowers

These photos took me a total of 20 mins to take with three different stops. 

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Great lighter colors in this batch, and some stray flowers as well!

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Pinks, purples, and whites, gorgeous! 

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06-29-2018–Raindrops

What do you do after a hard rain?  Well! You to take pictures of course.

 

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I don’t have a dedicated Marco lens, so that means it’s a bit harder to get GREAT macro pics, since I’m using lens extenders. 

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It’s fun to run out, take as many pics as you can, in a short amount of time and see what you get in the end. 

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Flowers, Barns, Rusty Vehicles, and Randomness–06-25-2018

I hit up Caribou and Presque Isle today, just cuz an met up with my friend, Kasey for lunch.  On the drive home I decided to pull over and take a few pictures.

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My next stop! Lupins on the side of the road. 

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After the lupins, I made a quick pit stop at an abandoned building for a few snaps. 

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Old Trucks and even older Fire Trucks was the next stop on the side of the road.  I have myself less than 10 mins to shoot what I wanted.  Forces me to be innovated and an economy of shots!

 

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My  last stop was a few pictures of an old red barn in Van Buren.

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Brilliant Skies and Calm Waters – 06-24-2018

I was sitting in my living room when I saw the light outside changing.  I chase the light often, and I had a good feeling.  Off I went!

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I literally jogged to the river last night.  I’d turn, snap a few pictures.  Jog while fiddling with settings.  Turn.  Snap a few pictures. 

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It’s rare we get those great purples up here, and getting the cast reflection from the sky on the rail was an interesting endeavor! 

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They sky changes quickly.  One minute you see purples, the next the sky is on fire with orange and reds.

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I finally got off the tracks and started the 2nd leg of my job down the potato field road to the water.

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