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Butterflies

  Some of the end of summer butterflies that have been in my yard the last couple of weeks.  We had a frost last week that has almost finished the zinnias.  They have been a favorite of the butterflies.  The … Continue reading

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Pelicans at Wilson Dam

And one Great Blue Heron. One of my co-workers noticed there was a nail in my tire. He mentioned that it was close to the edge and they might not be able to plug it. He was right. I landed … Continue reading

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Dragonflies

There’s a couple of sites in Colbert County that found that are a photographers paradise if you like dragonflies.  One is off of Second St on Pepi St  in Muscle Shoals City just past the airport on the left.  A … Continue reading

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Waterfall at Wilson Dam on a freezing day

One very cold afternoon two weeks ago, some friends and I went to the waterfalls at the rockpile park near Wilson Dam.  Temps for the day and the previous days were in the twenties.  Overnight temperature in the teens.  I’m … Continue reading

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The rush to finish last years flowers

With a new season of new flowers to photograph with a new Canon 7D, I find myself in a rush to weed through and label the keepers.  When I take a picture of a flower, I take several from different … Continue reading

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Photography part III

The rain continues. I did manage to take the John Deere to some 15 yr old azaleas along the back of the house and move them along the dry creek just before we had a cycle of over an inch … Continue reading

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Photography part II

With all the rain, I haven’t been able to do much gardening.  A couple of warm days, I’ve been pulling or cutting out some of the hackberry and privet coming up in my flower beds.  My daffodils are just starting to open, … Continue reading

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My first photography show, late winter gardening

Now is the time for planting early spring plants such as cabbage, onions, and broccoli.  I don’t think that’s going to be possible in my garden for a long time.  Blackie patrolling for mice   I might have to stock … Continue reading

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Gardening goals for 2012

The last weekend of the year was great. Temperatures Saturday was in the sixties.  I was able to get my John Deere out and haul wood chips the power company brought me and spread them out along the paths in … Continue reading

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Daylilies my favorites of 2011 part two

This year wasn’t a kind year for daylily blooms. We went from winter to hot July like weather for most of the spring into September.  Blooms were at their peak when they first opened and were cooked after the sun … Continue reading

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