Monthly Archives: July 2008

More black and white shots

2008 _07_30 – nutsedge for Vox   After it stopped raining this evening, I walked down to the lake to see if I could find anything interesting.  Here are a few of the shots I took in black and white.  … Continue reading

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Editing photos on Wednesday

2008_07_30 – edited daisy for Vox I played around with some of my editing software and lightened this daisy up quite a bit.  I think I like this one better.  It almost looks like the sun is shining on it.  … Continue reading

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A rainy Wednesday in the country

2008_07_30 – daisy with rain drops in b&w.b Yancunyong suggested that we try taking some more photographs in black and white.  I had to find my camera book and find the directions again for the black and white setting on … Continue reading

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Looking for Mr. Caterpillar

Caterpillar on July 29, 2008 001 – for Vox   I went out again this afternoon to look for my caterpillars. I can not find the big one.  Do you think a bird might have gotten him?  He would have … Continue reading

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Tuesday, country style

Flower with honey bee for Vox I went out with my camera this morning just to see what I could see and found this honey bee sitting on a black-eyed susan.  I love the tiny hairs on the sepals and … Continue reading

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Monday in the country

Green caterpillar 001 – for Vox Here's the latest shot of my buddy, the green caterpillar.  He is growning!  I did some research today but couldn't figure out what kind of caterpillar he is.  Does anyone know?  He was just … Continue reading

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Photo Quest #22 – Photos with frames

All three of these photos were taken on Saturday, July 27 at about 8:00 pm.  We had gotten 3 inches of rain last week, so everything is nice and green.  All shots were taken with a Canon Powershot A540 in … Continue reading

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Walnut Zucchini Bread

Img_7527 – Zucchini Bread Walnut Zucchini Bread 3/4 cup whole wheat flour 3/4 cup unbleached flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp baking powder pinch of salt 1 tsp cinnamon 2 eggs 1/3 cup canola oil 1/4 cup fresh orange … Continue reading

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First day with new computer!

Frog on a log Today has been quite a day!  My hard drive on my old computer died last night.  So I went to the local computer store this morning and bought a new one.  This one came with Windows … Continue reading

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Photos from Friday

Img_7523 – worm for Vox   I went out after lunch today to see if I had any flowers that I could take pictures of.  My flowers are pretty much on the downhill slide, but that didn't stop me from … Continue reading

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