Thanks for visiting these occasional notes about my photography. They explain some of the background related to the photographs, information about their location or circumstances and some of the technical details about capturing them. Feel free to leave comments or ask questions.

Following the Master

February 22, 2024
As it was Ansel Adams's birthday a couple of days ago, one of his most well known photographs, Tetons and the Snake River (https://www.anseladams.com/the-tetons-and-the-s...
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Comet Kohoutek

February 17, 2023
Given some excitement over the currently fairly bright comet C/2022 E3 (ZTF), popularly known as the Green Comet, I was reminded that almost a half century ago, another c...
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Campus Carvings

December 09, 2022
As an alumnus of Indiana University, I'm glad to now live close to the main Bloomington campus and enjoy walking around the grounds among many amazing buildings and fille...
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Venus in the Daytime

January 18, 2022
This was something a little different and a bit of a challenge: catching the crescent of the planet Venus in daylight. It's easy to spot Venus at dusk or dawn because it'...
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Photographing November's Lunar Eclipse

November 24, 2021
I was struck once again how beautiful a lunar eclipse can be. In the early morning of November 19th the Moon began slipping into the Earth's shadow. Fortunately the sky w...
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