Monthly Archives: May 2008

One More Hill

I have decided to test myself once again in the mountains so I have started hiking the high ridges in the Chugach Front Range. Yesterday I set out with my camera, and with one reconnaissance hike the day before under … Continue reading

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When the Lights Go Down…

From high on the foothills of the Chugach Mountains, The setting sun over Cook Inlet, 10:56pm    A 2 frame panorama with the City of Anchorage When The Lights Go Down in The City, by Journey  http://www.seeqpod.net/cache/seeqpodEmbed.swfSeeqPod – Playable Search

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Spring Color in Little Packages

The first spring colors are out, mostly in very small Alpine plants, and mostly on west facing steep rock slopes bathed in the long sunlight of the afternoon.   I haven’t identified any of these yet, just got out with … Continue reading

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Mt. Susitina and the Legend of Sleepin Lady

Mount Susitna stands across Cook inlet and is named for it’s likeness to the name… Though less than 4,000 feet in elevation, a rather small size relative to the scale in Alaska, she is one of the most prominent and … Continue reading

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Over The Rainbow

From tonight, I saw this rainbow and scrambled to capture this photo, I saw both ends of it, and I chased it to get it amongst the scenery I love the most, but it was gone by the time I … Continue reading

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Clouds

Out and about tonight checking out the various trails and photo op vantage points   I saw and photographed a moose,  saw but couldn’t get a good enough view to photo a momma black bear   On my way home … Continue reading

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Meanwhile…Back at the Marsh

Wetlands, the Giver of Life     Smarty Marty (muskrat)     Mew Gull, aint she pretty?      Oh to fly like an Arctic Tern!     Test driving the new camera, Pentax K20D, 14.6 MP, ya that’s gettin … Continue reading

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