Monthly Archives: July 2012

Campsite Gathering

photograph of a family gathering at a campsite after dark

With the benefit of a campfire and artificial lights, campers enjoy each other’s company into the night.


Stopping At The Lakeside

photograph of a person's shadow in a lake

We took a quick break from hiking to get a better view of the lake and noticed this little patch of sunlight right in front of us. ¬†The mid-day sun didn’t offer any photo-worthy views of the entire lake but this contrast in lighting interested me.

Butterfly Garden

photograph of yellow flowers surrounding a birdbath

A field of bright flowers surrounds a birdbath in this butterfly garden at Holliday Lake State Park near Appomattox, Virginia.

Ring-Necked Duck at Sunrise

Photograph of a Ring-Necked Duck

This Ring-Necked Duck was swimming through Spring Bayou when I arrived to get some early morning pictures.

Laying in Wait

Photograph of a spider in its spider web

Having woven an almost perfectly symmetrical web, the spider waits, suspended above flowering herb, for its next meal to arrive.

Macro of Magnolia

A macro photograph of a magnolia bloom

Sun light begins to fall on the curled stamens of this magnolia bloom.