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2024 Solar Eclipse 2024 Solar Eclipse

This album is a work in progress as photos process. For now, a preview of two amazing photos from the Great American Eclipse of 2024

Westminster Abbey Westminster Abbey

Tower of London Tower of London

Both the Tower of London and the adjacent Tower Bridge

St Steven's Green St Steven's Green

The beautiful park in the center of Dublin, Ireland

London Details London Details

Selections from Maida Vale, Waterloo, and Trafalgar Square

Kilkenny Kilkenny

Kilkenny Castle, The Wicklow Mountains, and Glendalough Monastic City

Kensington Palace Kensington Palace

The London Residence of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher

Buckingham Palace Buckingham Palace

Dunluce Castle Dunluce Castle

Giants Causeway Giants Causeway

The Long Room The Long Room

The library at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland's famous long room

Big Ben Big Ben

I visited London shortly after the restoration of Big Ben, aka Elizabeth Tower, finished.

Canyon Meadows Hike Canyon Meadows Hike

These photos were taken while hiking near Alameda, CA on January 9th, 2022.

Monterey Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Monterey Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary

Every year during the autumn, monarch butterflies have a major migration. Some of them overwinter along the Pacific coast, including Monterey, CA.

Junipero Serra HDR Park Walk Junipero Serra HDR Park Walk

This was a series of experiments with HDR bracketing using a mixture of macro, 24-70mm, and super telephoto lenses.

Joseph D Grant County Park Hike Joseph D Grant County Park Hike

These photos are all from a hike on Sunday, February 21st, 2021 with my friend Ken.

South Bay Nature Walk South Bay Nature Walk

I took a walk around Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge and took some photos.

Sword Self Portraits Sword Self Portraits

This is a series of self portraits I took that I'm quite proud of. It's my first attempt at self portraiture.

501st Event - 5/5/2018 501st Event - 5/5/2018

Golden Gate Bridge Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco in 2016

Seoul, South Korea Seoul, South Korea

My trip to Seoul in October of 2017

Boston in the Fall Boston in the Fall

R2-D2 R2-D2

My R2-D2 build over time

Gray Catbird Gray Catbird

This bird hit my house and was stunned. Here's some photos as she recovered.

Thunderbirds Thunderbirds

These were taken at the Amigo Airsho located in El Paso, Texas in 2012.

Blue Angels Blue Angels

These were taken during the Chippewa Valley Air Show in June of 2010.

National Balloon Classic 2015 National Balloon Classic 2015

In Indianola, Iowa

Cute Closeups Cute Closeups

Blue Jay Blue Jay

A small selection of photos from the yard...again...

Hummingbird Hummingbird

I put up a hummingbird feeder and within 2 hours, I had a visitor.

Robin and Dandelions Robin and Dandelions

Backyard Birds (mostly) Backyard Birds (mostly)

Taken over the Winter of 2014 - 2015 and into the Spring.

Iowa Capitol Iowa Capitol

Visiting the Iowa Capitol Building on Monday, August 25, 2014.

Back Yard Back Yard

Star Trek Figures Star Trek Figures

Bike Ride Bike Ride

Impromptu Photo Walk Impromptu Photo Walk

On Saturday, May 3rd, I decided to make a good use of the beautiful day and go for a walk.

Stars Stars