Tag Archives: winter

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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Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh

Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh Fresh goose prints in fresh snow. The good thing about this snow is that it won’t be around long. Temperatures are expected to be back up in the 50’s tomorrow.  

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Wall

Weekly Photo Challenge: Wall This fawn stays near the fence which is in fact its “wall” to the safe haven where it lives.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Orange

Weekly Photo Challenge: Orange The tops of the trees were lit in orange as the sun lowered in the sky and the whitetail deer ran back to the tree line to hide from me. I did warm this photo up … Continue reading

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Acorn Tops

Winter seems to be releasing its death grip on the Midwest. We’ve had a couple days of 40 degree temps with some 50’s in the forecast. I managed to get out a few times over the last week and have … Continue reading

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Heartland Heritage: Disrepair

At one time an owner of this barn applied some siding in order to prolong its life. Judging from the style of the shingle type siding I would guess it was sometime in the 1970’s. It’s still cold here today, … Continue reading

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Ice Blanket

The remains from the freezing rain the other morning. The other trees gave the appearance of a vignette.

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Take Off

As one mallard takes off to fly down the river another dives for food. Have a great day!

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Heartland Heritage: Junction Road Barn (2 photos)

When I stopped to photograph these barns on Junction Road in Davis Junction Illinois, my attention was on the entire farm at first. The sun was low in the sky and reflecting off of the ice. As I looked a … Continue reading

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