Tag Archives: Kishwaukee River

Broken Ice on the Rivers Edge

Although it is a little cold now, it has been a pretty mild winter. I was quite surprised to see ice this thick along the river’s edge this past weekend.Enjoy! Advertisements

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Step in the Right Direction

This weekend I had some time to get out and take some photos for the first time in a while. I plan on making an effort to post on a more regular basis starting today. I also ordered some lights … Continue reading

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More Waterfowl on the Move

Today I have 2 more photographs of the ducks and geese moving. In the first photo two mallards can be seen flying away. The shot would have been better if they had chosen to fly towards me. The second image … Continue reading

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Great Day: Waterfowl

I had a great outing yesterday. It began with having an extra day off of work. Even though it was very cold yet again, the sun was out and there were some interesting clouds in the sky. When I told … Continue reading

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Forming the Ice Dam (2 photos)

I thought I would show how the Ice Dam from Saturday’s image was formed. This is more for the folks that live in warmer climates and don’t get to see ice often. It starts with bits of ice floating down … Continue reading

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Ice Dam

It is very cold and windy today, roughly 10F/-12C with a windchill of around -19F/-28C. I was taking my son to his friend’s house and the sun was out, so I figured what the heck. I bundled up and grabbed … Continue reading

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Before the Bridge

It’s time for Monochrome Madness again! This challenge was started by Laura Macky and Leanne Cole. You can find the entire challenge on Leanne Cole’s blog later today (usually by 3P.M. central time).

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November Ends

November has come to an end. I managed to get out for a little while yesterday to take some photos. It was a dreary and foggy day but I tried to make the best of it. For the rest of … Continue reading

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The River’s Edge

It is time for Monochrome Madness Challenge again. Some of you may recognize this image. I showed you the color version last Wednesday. I had full intentions of saving it for today, but I liked it so much that I … Continue reading

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White Tail Deer in Icy River

If you would have told me on Friday that on Monday I would be posting a photograph of a White Tail Deer standing in the icy river, I would have said “yeah right”. I think this just came down to … Continue reading

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