Glowing

October 31, 2017 - When the sun hits the trees just right, they light up in spectacular ways. You just have to be there at the right time....
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Touch of the Orient

October 30, 2017 - Fortunately, I didn't have to travel too far to capture this corner of a Japanese garden. Brings back a lot of memories...
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On the Trail

October 30, 2017 - It was a beautiful sunny day with temperature hovering around 50 degrees. Perfect day for exploring the area for colors,...
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"Leafscape"

October 29, 2017 - I'd say we are at peak in some small pockets around home.
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Symmetry

October 28, 2017 - It's late October and the canoe rental is closed for the season. Just another clue of what is coming our way.
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Beautiful Surroundings

October 27, 2017 - Capturing our resident swans in the momentwas like putting frosting on the cake.
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Almost at Peak

October 27, 2017 - Probably a week before the colors peak in southeast Michigan, but there are areas worthy of stopping and taking it all i...
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Pop Up

October 26, 2017 - Just before the wetland was trimmed (legally) the wildlife almost was totally hidden. This buck seemed to pop up from no...
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Serenity

October 25, 2017 - Walking with Mannie on the trails behind our development has led to some great scenery. Now he's become my photography "...
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Front and Back

October 24, 2017 - Unfortunately, I couldn't join my friend Jeff Wendorff on Vermont for the fall color shoot. Among his posts from that tr...
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All Aglow

October 24, 2017 - Right place; right time once again. Not only did e capture some fall color, even the canoes were all aglow
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Cranbrook Gardens

October 23, 2017 - Managed to get to the gardens before the next front comes through with the rain, the wind and the falling temperatures,...
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Life Cycle

October 23, 2017 - Just like us. We start off "green", get more colorful through our life's experiences and then we from the golden years t...
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Mid Way

October 22, 2017 - Probably 2 more weeks before the color peaks, but the show has begun.
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"Cloudscape"

October 21, 2017 - Sometimes, you just happen to look up and see a figure, an animal, a bird of something else in the clouds. What do you s...
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Breaking Through

October 20, 2017 - Sometimes, cloudy skies are a plus.
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Mannie the Energizer

October 19, 2017 - When the big dogs need a break, Mannie tries to keep them moving. He'll be 8 years old on Veterans Day, but has the ener...
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Soak Time

October 18, 2017 - Nothing like a quick break and a cool down on a warm day in June.
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In the Beginning

October 17, 2017 - Just a bit of color here and there, but enough to wet the appetite to look for more.
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Lakeview

October 17, 2017 - Talk about a view from home. Out on the deck with Mannie and an espresso, and of course, a camera at the ready. If Arlen...
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Wetland Walk

October 16, 2017 - A walk in the woods without getting my feet wet is a rare event.
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In the Pink

October 15, 2017 - Another beautiful beginning to the day, captured from the deck.
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Let's Play

October 14, 2017 - A gift from friends. This one makes a lot of noise so I really like it.
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Touch of Red

October 13, 2017 - Unfortunately a lot of the leaves already are down, and a lot of the foliage still is green due to recent warm weather....
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Beauty in the Swampland

October 12, 2017 - No matter where you go, if you take the time to see what's around you, you always can find some beauty.
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Cautious

October 11, 2017 - You know it's time to trim the wetland, when you walk out and almost miss this big buck, actually a stag, until Mannie p...
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Hidden Path

October 11, 2017 - Still out and about looking for more signs that the color peak is on the horizon.
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Sneak Peak

October 10, 2017 - There hasn't been much of a color show yet. The good news is that is forces me to try and be more creative. Any day with...
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Out in the Open

October 09, 2017 - This little guy is fast and multidirectional. Lucky capture coming out of the log.
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Briskness in the Air

October 08, 2017 - Who needs an outdoor thermometer when you can see the fog coming off the lake so you already know it's not T-shirt weath...
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Sneak Peek

October 07, 2017 - The wetland growth has taken over to the point where it's hard to see the wildlife or just about anything else. Mannie a...
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Coming Along

October 06, 2017 - Walking along the nature trail near our home, I have managed to find a little bit of color. So far, the color change has...
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Staking a Claim

October 06, 2017 - My read through the eye of the tiger was, "This is my turf and do not come any closer unless you really enjoy pain!" Tha...
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Pink Glow

October 05, 2017 - Out in the woods as the sun comes up -- just calm air, a light fog, the sun coming up, and dead silence. What a wonderfu...
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In the Mix

October 04, 2017 - At the dog park mixing it up with the big dogs. This is a bit of Mannie's heaven.
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That Look

October 04, 2017 - There it is again. That look you get when you just might be the target in this cat's mind.
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Beauty and the Bugs

October 03, 2017 - Haven't located any significant color in the landscape so I'm looking for the things of interest on my morning walks....
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You Got Me

October 03, 2017 - Captured this moment while the baby raccoon was midway down the log. My best guess is it was thinking about which way to...
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Bonding

October 02, 2017 - You can see it in Mom's eyes. This pup is mine, and I will protect it no matte what it takes, so you may want to conside...
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A Walk in the Grass

October 01, 2017 - Springtime in Michigan brings on more than an early bloom of flowers. Seems like all the waterfowl babies are on the pro...
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