2014 01-20 Tradition

I’m guessing that a photo of freshly made Chex mix doesn’t carry much punch with the readers of this blog. But I’m posting it anyway because in the Shephard household, it is very much a traditional December/January snack. But this batch is a real treat because the Chex mix generally goes away along with the…

09-05-12 Full Bloom

As the flowers fade, the days get shorter and the nights get cooler, mundane shots of a simple flower in summer bloom start to look better and better. I took this photo in late June and the image file was gathering dust amongst the 12,000 photos in my 2012 Aperture library. Canon 5DIII 1/400s f/2.8…

01-19-10 Magical

It is relatively rare that we get foggy days in South Dakota – especially in winter. And I suppose if it were more common, hoary evergreens wouldn’t be magical. But to me they are. My only regret is that I didn’t have more time yesterday to take photos. I could learn to love SD winters…