House Finch

House finch bird
I’ve set up my camera to capture birds as they come to eat. I’m using a cover over my lens to block out any reflection from the window. The lens is about 5 inches from the bird. This creates some depth of field problems.

Tit Mouse

tit mouse bird
I’ve set up my camera to capture birds as they come to eat. I’m using a cover over my lens to block out any reflection from the window. The lens is about 5 inches from the bird. This creates some depth of field problems.

Attempting to Land on a Persian Cornflower

Flower and Bees
This image was taken at Bees and Bloom a park and garden in Santa Rosa, California

A Buckeye Butterfly on a Celosia Plant

butterfly and flower
This image was taken at Bees and Bloom a park and garden in Santa Rosa, California

Yellow Crab Spider on a Strawflower

A yellow crab  spider on a strawflower
This image was taken at Bees and Bloom a park and garden in Santa Rosa, California

Honey Bee on a Flower

Honey bee on a flower
This image was taken at Bees and Bloom a park and garden in Santa Rosa, California

Bumble Bee on a Flower

Bumble bee on a flower
This image was taken at Bees and Bloom in Santa Rosa, California

More Wine Grapes Unpicked

Wine grapes unpicked
These grapes were not picked for some reason when the pickers came through about two weeks ago. Dry Creek, Healdsburg, California area.

Drakes Beach

Beach scene
This is part of the Point Reyes National Seashore on the Pacific coast of California.

Wine Grapes Unpicked

Old purple grapes on the vine
These grapes were left unpicked when the pickers came through about two weeks ago. Dry Creek, Healdsburg, California area.

Aging Dahlia and a Bee

Dahlia flower with a bee.
Photographed at the Happy Dahlia Farm in Petaluma, CA. They have some beautiful flowers. Here is the web link http://www.thehappydahliafarm.com/

Deteriorating

old house Bodie

Deteriorating slowly in the high desert environment. Bodie State Park, California.

Privacy?

outhouse at Bodie, California

An outhouse at Bodie California. Bodie State Historic Park is a genuine California gold-mining ghost town.http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=509

I Think I’ve Found the Trouble Spot

old wooden power pole and wires

A wooden power pole at Bodie California. Bodie State Historic Park is a genuine California gold-mining ghost town. http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=509

I Can’t Believe I’m Going Faster

Sonoma-Marin Fair. This ride goes forward and backwards at thrill seeking speeds.

Two People Enjoying the Sunset

Sunset View

Pacific coast seaside scene near the Miller Boat Launch in Marin County, California

White Cactus Flower

These beautiful flowers only last about a day and they wilt away.

MIRA-SF

The architects are the Studio Gang and the owners are Tichman and Speyer. It is located in South of Market area in San Francisco.

Vineyard and Farm

An old vineyard near Kenwood, California.

Anna’s Hummingbird

Anna's Hummingbird

Preparing to feed at one of my three hummingbird feeders.

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