Barred Owl

My 2015

At the beginning of the past few years, I’ve been putting together slideshows of my photographs from the previous year. I put the photos in these slideshows together in chronological order and it is fun for me to review my year in this way. I had a lot of fun photo outings in 2015. As…

Sunrise Serenity – February Print of the Month

Happy Monday, Happy President’s Day and time for the Feb Print of the Month (what a busy day!). This month’s photo is “Sunrise Serenity” –http://scott-bean.pixels.com/weeklypromotion.html…. I made back in the fall at Stockdale Cove. I tend to visit nearby lakes a lot in the fall and winter and really enjoy the time I spend there.…

Egret In Flight

Road Trip Opportunity – Cheyenne Bottoms

Recently I had the chance to give a photography presentation in Great Bend, Kansas. This meant I had the chance to spend some time at Cheyenne Bottoms. Cheyenne Bottoms is an important wetland, covering about 41,000 acres. As the largest interior wetlands in the U.S., Cheyenne Bottoms is an important stop-over for migrating birds travelling…

Sunflowers at Sunset

Happiness in a Sunflower Field

Life has always had its cycles and rhythms, but since I’ve picked up a camera those rhythms have definitely changed. Things like school, football seasons, etc. used to be the cycles that drove my life, now it is spring burns, the greening of the prairies, blooming of wildflowers, bird migrations, and other changes in the…