A Little Fall Color

November 1, 2016 at 5:00 am (Nature, Nature photography, Oklahoma, Photography) (, )

Country sunset, Wilburton, Oklahoma

Country sunset, Wilburton, Oklahoma

It’s been a very warm autumn here in Oklahoma. So warm that the leaves either haven’t turned yet, or just aren’t gonna. I took a short trip to eastern Oklahoma which reaches toward the Ozarks, joining a photog friend and his daughter Alicia. Read the rest of this entry »

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No moon, but lovely evening on the boardwalk

October 19, 2013 at 5:35 am (Autumn, Dragonflies and Bugs, fine art photography, Georgia, National Wildlife Refuges (US Fish & Wildlife), Nature, Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, Photography) (, )

Dragonfly at sunset

Dragonfly at sunset

It was the night of the Photographer’s Moon (as I call it) – when the moon rises at sunset.  But there was a pile of clouds to the east, and I never saw it (or the partial eclipse).  But the Chesser Island Boardwalk at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge had some lovely surprises on this late evening walk.

Coreopsis and burned cypress knees

Coreopsis and burned cypress knees

First of all, there is the riot of coreopsis (also known as tickseed sunflower) in the swamp right now.  After two weeks of Government Shutdown, the difference in scenery is amazing.  Truly autumn is a wonderful season for flowers here. Read the rest of this entry »

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