These majestic creatures (Cygnus columbianus, link to AllAboutBirds from Cornell Lab of Ornithology) are quite shy and keep a healthy distance from humans. 17 more words
22 hours, 25 minutes
This tree stands, living through snow, rain, cold, heat, anything and everything thrown at it. It doesn’t rail against, revile, complain about, whine about the onslaught. 11 more words
4 days, 22 hours
Another sign that the season is turning, the first significant snow. It’s beautiful to see, though the cold – minus 14 wind chill – is unseasonable and biting. 21 more words
6 days, 10 hours
Tendrils of snow fall through the evening sky, evaporating before reaching ground level.
1 week, 1 day
An old, weatherbeaten shed takes on a ruddy glow in late afternoon sun.
1 week, 6 days
While the time change can be discombobulating, it can also bring a photographer new opportunities. I was unlikely to have captured this image before ‘falling back’. 14 more words
2 weeks, 1 day
Details softened, this combine awaits its next assignment.