Friday, July 31, 2009

Eagle at the Bridge

Eagle by Bridge Along Root River Trail, MN
Along the Root River Trail
Date: July 19, 2009

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Mother and Child

Deer and Fawn Along Root River Trail, MN
A doe and her fawn were crossing a creek as I rode up. Unfortunately they were scared away by the next cyclists coming the other way.
Date: July 19, 2009

Monday, July 27, 2009

A Beauty of a City

I thought I would post some pictures over the next months from my first trip to Europe in 1970. I spent 6 weeks studying in the beautiful city of Salzburg, Austria. Here is the Salzach River and the Fortress in the distance.
Date: Summer 1970 (Scanned from slide)

Friday, July 24, 2009

Watch Bird

bird2 Along Root River Trail
The bird seems to be on the lookout. Perhaps he heard the beep of the camera focusing.
Date: June 14, 2009

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Moorish Art

Closeup Moorish art Castle Seville, Spain
A close-up of some of the remarkable Moorish artwork in the Alcazar at Seville, Spain.
Date: April 11, 2002

Monday, July 20, 2009

Hairy Flower

Hairy Flower Along Root River Trail
Tiny flower with even tinier "hairs" in a cropped close-up.
Date: 6/14/09

Friday, July 17, 2009

Chapel Along Root River Trail
Old Episcopalian Chapel along the Root River Trail in Rushford, MN.
Date: 6/14/2009

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Spring in New Jersey

The Great Falls at Patterson, NJ, second highest falls on the east coast on a beautiful spring day.
Date: May 5, 2007

Monday, July 13, 2009

Riding the Rails

The wonder of feeling wind as the old steam engine at the North Freedom Railway near Baraboo, WI moves through the woods.
Scanned picture. Date uncertain.

Friday, July 10, 2009

Water Foam

Water Foam at Whitewater State Park, MN
Water caught at high speed as it comes over a dam at Whitewater State Park in southeastern Minnesota.
Date: May 31, 2009

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

From Below

Flower Underside Along Root River Trail
Queen Anne's Lace taken from below up toward the sun.
Date: June 14, 2009

Monday, July 6, 2009

In For a Landing

Butterfly Landing Along Root River Trail
Butterfly landing on a flower along the Root River Trail in southeastern Minnesota.
Date: June 14, 2009

Friday, July 3, 2009

Happy Birthday, USA

Washington DC 0583 (15)
Flags around the base of the Washington Monument.
Date: May, 1983 (Scan from slide.)

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

In the Sunlight

Close1 of flower by Elba Fire Tower
Spring wildflowers find just the right sunlight in the woods of Minnesota. Near Elba, Minnesota.
Date: May 31, 2009