Lens-Artists Challenge #115 โ€“ Inspiration

Inspiration…the action or power of moving the intellect or emotions (Merriam-Webster) In response to Tina’s Lens-Artists Challenge (found here) I have reflected on the meaning of the word “inspiration” and what I would like to communicate in this post. About two years ago I was motivated to buy a nicer camera and start learning more…

Bobcat has my heart ๐ŸคŽ

“The life of the wood, meadow, and lake go on without us. Flowers bloom, set seed and die back; squirrels hide nuts in the fall and scold all year long; bobcats track the snowy lake in winter; deer browse the willow shoots in spring. Humans are but intruders who have presumed the right to be…

Adult Black-crowned Night-Heron

I discovered this beauty near the end of my walk around the wetlands this morning. I have this week off work and have enjoyed daily photo walks as the mornings are starting to cool down. I recently posted what I believe is a young Night-Heron (see post here). He may have been attempting to nap,…

Bird Weekly -Photo Challenge – Domesticated Birds

This morning at a nearby park, I had the opportunity to see these sweet youngsters paddling on the lake. Their feathers look so soft and fluffy. ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™ I tried a couple of different editing effects on the duckling photos below: Although they were not close together, my guess is that one of the ducks below…

So cute ๐Ÿ’š

This cute little skipper looks so soft and furry! Don’t you think he looks like a little cuddly stuffed animal? ๐Ÿ’š