Category Archives: nature photography

Floodwaters.

This is a local creek.  Due to all the rain we’ve had, many areas are flooded and this creek has turned into a river!   It’s MUCH wider than it is normally. Yes, that is wild bamboo growing on the left. … Continue reading

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Sunset and dragonfly.

Two pictures taken from my yard at sunset, and about a half hour after the sun went down (transition from civil to nautical twilight). My new phone takes so much better pictures than my old one, yay! Close-up of a … Continue reading

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Autumn’s last gasp: day trip on the Parkway.

Looking up toward Craggy Dome, 6105 ft. Down here in the southern Appalachians, the trees still have some color (a few are even still mostly green!)  I’m also happy to say that once October came, the trees seemed to be … Continue reading

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What gives, Ms. Spidey?

She’s waiting! The weather here is still pretty warm, and to my dismay, about a week ago I noticed yet another wasps’ nest being constructed in a corner of the porch roof, against the house, and not far away from … Continue reading

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Distant storm.

I love weather photography. There are so many different types of clouds, but cumulonimbus (thunderstorm clouds) are the most fascinating to me.  If these clouds become developed enough, tornadoes can result, but tornadoes are rare where I live. We got pummeled … Continue reading

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Sunrise.

I took this on the way to work this morning.  

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Tree with ivy.

I liked the look of this tree covered with ivy so I took a picture of it with my phone. I was standing directly underneath of it looking up, which makes its trunk look much bigger than it really is. … Continue reading

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Daylilies.

Explosions of bright orange like mini-fireworks along the side of every road! Click on the photos for closer detail.

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How I spent my break today.

I took photos!

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2 new photographs

I snapped these two photographs today. Enjoy! Click on photos to enlarge. Azalea in bloom. Baby oak leaves.

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