Category Archives: Photography

Celery Bog Photo Excursion


It was me, the camera and the heavy 400mm lens out at the Celery Bog in West Lafayette, Indiana. It was a beautiful day for being out and watching the birds and other critters going about their business. There were … Continue reading

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It was a warm day to be out in nature.


I drove up to Prophetstown State Park to see how the wildflowers were doing. the Virginia Bluebells were looking really good. There were probably a thousand of them on this one trail up and down the hills to both sides. … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!


Today I spent my thanksgiving morning at Turkey Run State Park. I knew there would not be as many people as usual on the trials so I chanced going this morning. I was rewarded with some solitude for a few … Continue reading

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Celery Bog at another lake


All the times I had been to the Celery Bog in W. Lafayette and walked every trail they have on the property I never knew that they had separate lakes. I always thought there was only one. Well after a … Continue reading

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Celery Bog in the Fall


  Today was a very nice day and I didn’t want to pass up an opportunity to get out before the nasty old cold weather hits. Yeah I am a warm climate type of guy so why do I live … Continue reading

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Bird of Prey


This dreary wet morning I spotted a Coopers Hawk sitting in my dead tulip tree in my back yard. Now is my chance to get a shot of him if he stays long enough for me to get my camera … Continue reading

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McCormick’s Creek State Park Trail 5


September 26th 2017. It was a warm day in the upper 80’s and a slight breeze which helped cool things down a little. The map showed it was a 2 mile round trip on trail 5 beginning at the sign … Continue reading

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