It was a dark and stormy night,

nearly 60°, warm for early March, with light rain and distant lightning providing a portent of things to come.  When I stepped outside about 8:00 pm the Spring Peepers were going insane and I thought that was a good sign that the warm, rainy night might have the local salamander population heading towards fishless waters looking […]

Rocky Creek

About a month ago, I finally gave in to the temptation to upgrade from my Olympus point and shoot camera to a “real” DSLR model.  I’d been on-again, off-again considering it for some time and the tipping point was a friend offering me a very sweet deal on some nice Nikon F-mount glass, including 3 macros […]