2019 Photo of the Week – 07 Iced Trees We had an ice storm last week that took out our power for about 30 hours.  Thousands of people in the Grand Rapids area were without power – some for less time than us and some for more.  Losing power isRead More →

2019 Photo of the Week – 06 Lensball No. 1 This winter has so far seen a little bit of everything weather-wise. From mild temps and little snow to a polar vortex with sub-zero temps and several inches of snow. Then we bounced back to warm temps and rain. ThisRead More →

2019 Photo of the Week – 05 “Ferns” in Bubbles Well, it’s time for true confessions.  I wish I could say this photo was taken during the polar vortex last week but it wasn’t.  It was taken a year ago during a deep freeze we had.  I just didn’t getRead More →

2019 Photo of the Week – 04 Snow Crystals at Dawn The temperatures are really dipping here in Grand Rapids in late January.  A polar vortex is headed this way.  This morning, it was 1 degree at home and I decided to go outside (brrrrr) and see what opportunities mightRead More →

2019 Photo of the Week – 03 The “Blues” in January So one of my favorite birds is the Eastern Bluebird. The blues of this bird are amazing!  Unfortunately for me, we seldom see them at our house.  One theory is we live in too wooded an area.  When weRead More →

2019 Photo of the Week – 02 January Chickadee I’ve been a little surprised this winter at the lack of birds I’ve been seeing.  I’m not sure if it’s because the winter has been so mild or what the reason might be but I’ve definitely noticed a lack of birdsRead More →

2019 Photo of the Week – 01 Foggy January Sunrise This morning was quite a foggy morning here in Grand Rapids.  This winter has been unusually mild to date.  In fact, we have no snow on the ground and it was in the mid 40’s both yesterday and today.  AfterRead More →

I am happy to announce that I’m bringing back Photo of the Week for 2019! I did this a couple years ago and it keep me active in finding something to shoot every week.   I’m not sure what day of the week I’ll publish but more likely than not,Read More →

A Look Back at 2018 As the end of the year is rapidly approaching, I thought I’d take a quick stroll down memory lane and look back at some highlights from the year.   In the beginning of the year, I moved my website here to my current hosting siteRead More →