The WONDERful Grand Canyon

We just got back from family vacation and I have to wonder why the Grand Canyon isn’t listed as one of the “wonders of the world”.  Seriously.  My first thought was, “I wonder what the people who first saw it thought?”  The thing that struck me was that there is no preamble.  You can’t see […]


Why I Love Photography

I see things better from behind the lens of a camera.  I notice more details, I judge the contrast of light and dark more accurately, and generally I feel more “in the moment” than I do as a casual observer.  Taking photos makes me feel like I am thoughtfully in wonder, and that is a […]


Welcome, Great Pumpkin

(Source) I don’t know if it’s the colors or the smells that make Fall my favorite season. Or the cool weather that comes in to rescue me from the summer heat.  Ahhh…there are so many things that I love about fall. I was soooo looking forward to going to the Arboretum with my camera a […]