MONDAY MACROS: A new series starts today. I’m out such a lot in the summer months with my DSLR and macro lens that I’m sure I can post once a week with some close-ups of our natural world. Well, that’s the plan; the intention; the sincerely well-meant resolution; the pious hope….. ……that every Monday I Read more about MONDAY is MACRO DAY: WEEK 1[…]
One can fly. One dreams of flying some day.
It’s relatively easy to be green when you’re a Forest God: It’s a bit easier when you’re a Shield Bug: But when you’re a Grasshopper, it’s so easy that you never need to give it a second thought: For another Green post , see Going Green in Barca. For more interpretations on Read more about It’s Easy to be Green when you’re a Forest God[…]
Flying and the Art of Levitation have fascinated me since I was a child when I frequently made unsuccessful attempts to do either or both. I always believed that the reason I couldn’t fly was because I wasn’t trying hard enough. Somehow I knew that this potential ability should NEVER be revealed to grown-ups, so Read more about Flying and the Art of Levitation as Practised by Swans[…]
A Tufted Duck with Attitude In all my decades as birdwatcher and my years photographing our feathered friends, I don’t think I’ve ever seen such a face staring at me through my viewfinder. I love tufted ducks. They are pretty much the shape and proportions of those yellow plastic ones you can float in the Read more about A Tufted Duck with Attitude[…]