Dreaming Of the Canadian Rockies

Before the border closed Jacob and I loved driving up to Canmore, AB. From there we would drive around Banff and up to Lake Louise. As we started getting into dark sky photography we started making plans to head up to Jasper for the Dark Sky Preserve. Our next trip, whenever the border reopens, willContinue reading “Dreaming Of the Canadian Rockies”

A Candle, A Crystal Ball and A Camera

We tried to photograph the full moon last night, but the weather was not cooperative. I even brought along a crystal ball! That said, I brought everything along to the nearby cemetery where we set up, giving us something to focus on (pun intended). The coffin shaped candle was a purchase from Target because HalloweenContinue reading “A Candle, A Crystal Ball and A Camera”

Landscaping The Yard: An Update

I mentioned that one of my current projects is landscaping the yard. And the yard started out looking *rough* for our 1/10 acre lot around this detached townhouse. It started out pretty plain – a weed barrier with mulch overtop. Our first mission had been building this retaining wall this past summer for stormwater andContinue reading “Landscaping The Yard: An Update”

Macrophotography Adventure Along Skalkaho Road

South of Hamilton, Montana there’s a left turn onto a road near a powder coating and manufacturing shop with a small gravel parking lot on the right hand side of the road before you cross over the railroad tracks. That turn takes you onto Montana Highway 38 – Skalkaho Road or Skalkaho Highway. (All picturesContinue reading “Macrophotography Adventure Along Skalkaho Road”