I saw this butterfly just outside the greenhouse at the Mohonk Mountain House. It flittered a bit but stayed largely in one spot while I took several shots, of which this is my favorite.
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I feel almost as if I just channelled Jim Denham: some snow, a fence, a bleak winter landscape, and a black and white treatment. It’s actually quite a beautiful scene. Friday night the NYC area got just enough snow to make everything pretty without really getting in the way. Perhaps my favorite element of […]
Good dog. This is in the Concourse below Rockefeller Center. Lots of reviews claim that Eddie’s Shoe Repair offers the best shoe shine experience in the city. I just go because it’s local and convenient to my office. The shines are thorough, and can take a while, and because of both that and its reputation […]
I am both amazed and repelled by truly close macro photographs of insects. I marvel at the work and skill that goes into making them even as I would probably be happy if I never saw another one again. This is about as close as I want to get even to a pretty insect, whether […]
My family was walking along this path in the Mohonk Mountain House grounds when we saw two small groups ahead of us being very quiet and looking off to the left of the path. So we naturally did the same and saw this deer making its way through the trees and bushes, stopping to nibble […]