Category Archives: Insects

Sabino Canyon

Yet another, “I’m too tired to write much, but here are some pictures” post. I shot these while walking in Sabino Canyon with my mom. It was a beautiful day and the desert was beginning to bloom! A saguaro cactus: … Continue reading

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Avalanche Creek

When I took the shuttle from St. Mary in Glacier National Park my first day, my intent was to go to Logan Pass and hike a trail to Hidden Lake. Unfortunately, Logan Pass was still full of snow in July. … Continue reading

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In the Garden

When I decided to plant a veggie garden this year, I had no idea it would create a habitat that would draw such an interesting variety of insects. One of the biggest surprises was this bee: Googling around, I learned … Continue reading

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The Fly

One weekend back in June, I had the itch to take pictures, but no energy to go anywhere and do my usual tromping around. No problem–there are plenty of subjects in any yard or neighborhood. In this case, I stepped … Continue reading

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Butterflies!

I went to the zoo today, and got some really good pictures–of wild birds. OK, I got some really good pictures of the zoo animals as well, but was amused that I ended up spending a chunk of time on … Continue reading

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There’s Always a Keeper

I don’t know what my problem is this week, but my last two shoots simply haven’t gone that well. Yesterday, it was weather. Today, it was a late start and going to an unfamiliar area. Plus, I completely lost my … Continue reading

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Butterflies, 2008

I own a Nikon D40 SLR camera and love it. Although I do have skill as a photographer, equipment can also make a big difference. This camera took me to the next level from where I was at back when … Continue reading

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