10-09-13 Sister Ship

This is a companion to yesterday’s post to give you a better sense of what I was talking about. This is not our boat, but a companion ship in the Un-Cruise Adventure line named the Wilderness Explorer. We were heading back out of Glacier Bay in the dwindling light when I spotted this ship on…

10-08-13 Atmosphere

Our journey into Glacier Bay in southeast Alaska on the Un-Cruise Adventures Safari Endeavor was unlike anything I have ever experienced. What I remember most about this place was the eerie, fog-shrouded silence.The fog certainly muted the colors of the rocks and trees on shore but it also seemed to mute the steady drone of…

01-04-12 Rural Scene

So here’s a token winter shot, offered primarily to balance all the tropical photos I’ve been posting lately. On the day I took this photo it was, as my mother used to say, “Damp cold!” That was as close to swearing as my mom ever got. So you have an idea of what Cheri is…

12-17-12 Winterscape

I went wading through snow that was calf deep to get this shot. Twice. Was it worth it? I’d say so, but only because the drive north of town in mysterious winter fog, the trek through snow and the framing of the frost lined trees was a small adventure and it got me out of…

12-16-12 Country Road

I spend a couple hours driving out in the country looking for something suitable to photograph. It had snowed last weekend and today was foggy so I figured I’d find something interesting involving fog and frost. This photo is one of several I took. Once I had the images, the next challenge was taking what…