Great Blue Heron pair in flight near the rookery. Last night I was playing around with some techniques and textures and came up with this… Grace like this is what makes humans want to “fly like a bird.”
Archive for the 'Texas' Category
This is an infrared photograph of the Blanco River before the flood. I call it “Island in the River.” I have not checked if this island is still there. Intended to go to the river today, but it’s wet… very wet… Wimberley, TX
The clouds were so beautiful when we were driving from Wimberley to Rockport on Wednesday. When I saw this field of haybales (and no power lines), I knew I had to stop. I’ve applied a little painterly effect…
More fun from driving back and forth between Wimberley and Rockport. This is a mural on what must have once been a filling station in Rufugio.
This is also an opportunity to mention how to properly pronounce Refugio, Texas. ruh-Fewr-ee-oh. Yep, it has an r sound here… OK, that may not be clear, how I wrote it, so you can listen. You want the second pronunciation — the Texas one of course.
Lotus Flower in Evening Sun. I love lotus flowers so I was very excited when I found a pond along TX 35 in Rockport that is chocky full of lotus flowers! Can only get very close in a boat or at least waders, so this was taken with a long telephoto…
These are wine grapes just starting to turn. This photograph was taken on a vineyard tour at Driftwood Winery.