Orange Pumpkins, Blue Pumpkin

Blue Pumpkin? Yep!

I would rather sit on a pumpkin, and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion. ~~ Henry David Thoreau

You tell ‘em, Mr. Thoreau. Can I join you if I choose a pumpkin on the other side of the patch?


Shopping Cart Art

Lines + Color = Fun

I hate shopping. But I like shopping carts.

Red, White and Blue

Colorful Brick Wall Begs for a Photo!

The caption on this photograph sounds like something one would read in The Onion. “Wall Begs for Photo.”

I can imagine in the future, this wall will be a popular photo stop because it has the ability to beg, “Please, please, I know i’m just a brick [...]

Whooping Cranes

Whooping it Up!

A pair of Whooping Cranes enjoyed a reprieve from the rainy days. The sun came out in south-central Wisconsin after hiding for much of the month behind gray clouds. And the cranes celebrated by splashing, jumping, and striding about in this pond at the International Crane Foundation. They were [...]

A Lesson on the Back Roads

On Wisconsin's Back Roads

It takes discipline to take photographs, and a certain confidence. I don’t score high on life’s quiz when measuring discipline or confidence. But I’m learning – in little ways.

Take, for example, this photo of the two barns. To me, it represents progress. So you might ask, “Progress in photographic [...]