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arêtes …

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… on a downed log in the forest at my university.

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the taste of the air shifted.

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a hard wake-up during The Road Years.

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Trinary System

I wish I could figure out what these are.

origami …

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… a May apple plant unfolds in the forest at my university.

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Purple & Gold (& Green & Blue & Red)

newborn …

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… an infant in the forest at my university.

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the fall to earth.

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Agapanthus Africanus

morning light …

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… on an old tree stump in the forest at my university.

Above the Madding Crowd

The other day I posted this pretty blanket of tulips from the Denver Botanic Gardens. I’ve been reconsidering the shot and thinking it needed a little more focus to succeed. So I did a bit of cropping and pulled the light in on the flower that seems to be the heart of the image – the purple one sticking its head up at the top left third point.

What do you think?

huh?

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… odd tracks in a downed log in the forest at my university.

a change of sand.

I’m shifting now from the desert to a similar landscape … the ocean. Here, I’m discovering the huge horizontal spaces both ‘scapes offer. There is a magnificent ever-changing pattern of sky, wave, surf, sand. And light. The various shapes take on obvious to subtle messaging, each unique. So, I’m thinking I’ll concentrate on this for a while as I consider my work.

a survivor …

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… in the high desert of south-central Oregon, USA …

windblown …

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… grass in a field in western Minnesota.

old …

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The forest at my university has several trees approached a century old that have swallowed barbed wire placed on them long ago.

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Zantedeschia

danger zone …

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… on a tree stump in the forest at my university.

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Profusion

poke your head into the north side of the Interstate …

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and suddenly it becomes clear why they call this the Painted Desert.

emerging …

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… leaves are bursting out in my favorite forest.