A little more fall foliage, please.

Well, fall is coming to an abrupt end, as we jumped from over-warm to a hard freeze warning or two.  Over the first 10 days of November, I grabbed a few more shots, on my […]

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Snow already?!

Our local NANPA chapter was planning for some end-of-season fall foliage photography (say THAT 3 times fast).  The plan was to get there just after sunrise, to catch ‘golden hour’ sunlight.  When I came through […]

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Sunrise Plus at Funnel Top

I was having trouble sleeping, so I got up early (4am… no alarm), and did my normal morning stuff (breakfast, cats, dishes, etc), then went South/West on the Blue Ridge Parkway around 5:30.  Just past […]

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Pounding Mill at Sunrise

Oi, Vei!  My main photo drive crashed on Friday… I’m sending out out this week to recover the data.  How could this happen to a 9-month-old hard drive?  Argh! Well lemons can become lemonade… Instead […]

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Please stand by…

I wanted to do a bunch of weather-related shots, but so far, hurricane/tropical storm/tropical depression Florence has brought us in Asheville only a small amount of rain (about 2 inches as I write this).  We […]

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Left turn!

Mick Jagger sang “You can’t always get what you want”… which sort of defined today.  I was going to get up early, work on some video stuff, head out to the renaissance festival… frigging kill […]

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More Rainbows!

You know they say “when life gives you lemons, make lemonade”… I think this is the same general idea.  I missed the thunderstorm (too far away), but caught a long run rainbow with the misty […]

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First leaf of the season…Fall is coming

Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo! I have been a bit weak this Spring/Summer…not ready for fall.  In the mountains, it is called “leaf peepin season”, where many many outside tourists come through to watch the leaves change and drop […]

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Sometimes, you get a shot… just not what was planned.

Today was a day I had NOT planned for.  I went to 5 barbershop/hair cut places, and every spot was over booked, multi-hour delay, et cetera.  Driving home, I noticed the sky getting REALLY dark, […]

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A happy accident, and a timelapse.

I went north on the Blue Ridge parkway to Craggy Gardens visitors center (about 18 miles north of the Folk Art center), thinking to get a milky way shot. Nope!  Moon is waxing, and almost […]

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