Checking In

I stepped away from the dyslexic chaos I know as logarithms just before all of my grey matter unfolded this afternoon.   It's a good thing, because I need it for my Monday night exam.  What?  I promised not to talk about Algebra anymore?  Oh, yes....my apologies. I did treat myself to a photo walk this afternoon to …

Snow Bird

Birds love me so much, that they even leave snow replicas of themselves for me to find.  Ha!   That being said, I dedicate this post to my bird-loving friend David who, until recently, has had trouble capturing live subjects.

Fun with Nikon

Bitterly cold winds blew through Whatcom County a couple of days ago...but no snow.  Meteorologists promised, and for a while some flurries got my hopes up...but there was no snow.   I had been hoping to take pictures with my new Nikon D90. 30 minutes south in Skagit County, however, so much snow fell that a stretch of …

Frosted Outline

I had to take a break from roller derby photo editing to do something artistic.  This lead me to an area called Sudden Valley, where it remained cold enough for the frost to survive the day.    It outlined the foliage in a way I found very beautiful. This has nothing to do with the picture, …

Ugly Things

I need a calm blue ocean.  I need to find a quiet place where the "function of x" is irrelevant and algebra is frowned  upon.   Surely that Utopia exists?  Driving home last night, I tried to find the silver lining in actually (gasp) having to study.   I remember last year how I spent hours and hours …

The Grinch!

I thought this picture was lost for good after my old laptop crashed.   But, there it was tonight in my "Best of Nikon" folder!  Apparently I'd transferred it over to my new laptop at some point and forgot about it. I captured the Grinch last Christmas when I was out taking pictures with my Nikon.    New …

Naughty or Nice

Dear Santa, If you find yourself in Bellingham, Washington on December 25th please bring the following: A Nikon D300 and an assortment of lenses Camera accessories including a tripod and camera bag Something Irish A personal trainer A personal chef A Land Cruiser First quarter tuition I know it seems like a lot, but it …