A time of peace in the Yadkin River’s backwaters

Tree reflection in the backwaters of the Yadkin River

North Carolina is known for two things, landscape – wise they are the mountains and the ocean or beach. People often forget the flora and fauna that exists in the 100 or so miles between them two distinctly
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This is one beautiful 1966 Pontiac GTO convertible

1966 pontiac GTO
a white 1966 Pontiac GTO convertible to view this image in our gallery click it)

1966 Pontiac GTO convertible. This is a car that I remember well from my youth. As a matter of fact, this car was the cause of my first accident. Ahhh yes to be 16 again. At any rate a similar style (I think it was a 67)
GTO kept toying with me as I was driving my dad’s Olds 98
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See the breathtaking natural wonder of Cathedral Falls

Digital art Cathedral falls
Late summer Cathedral Falls digital art

West Virginia has a bunch of natural beauty Cathedral falls is one of those places. I really enjoy the serene surroundings the Cathedral falls. This is the same waterfall in an earlier post that I spoke about climbing
up. I actually did climb
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Do you want unique gifts and avoid the black Friday madness?

bobcat on a mountain ledge
bobcat on a mountain ledge

One of the biggest shopping days of the year is black Friday. In the United States, the day has always struck me as suspect but I have a potential solution for you.

A little history on Black Friday

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I found one blissful caterpillar hiding in the bushes

White Marked Tussock Moth Caterpillar
 White Marked Tussock Moth Caterpillar in a bush

This is a black and white image of a White Marked Tussock Moth Caterpillar (Orgyia leucostigma). I always find it interesting that I find some of the most interesting images when I am not out specifically looking to shoot a specific subject. I guess it just goes to reason
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How to capture amazing images of birds: Part 2

Key Area One

Why are the eyes the key?

 bald eagle in a tree

One of the key areas to focus on in any bird image is the eyes. Now realize some birds do not have pupils or have very dark or black eyes. In those cases, you cannot focus on the eyes. After all if the bird, like this Continue reading “How to capture amazing images of birds: Part 2”

How to capture amazing images of birds: Part 1

bald eagle 2

What does it take to capture a fantastic bird image?

Many people ask “what does it take to create a great image of a bird”? There are several things to consider when going out on an expedition to capture images of a specific bird and what makes for a “great photograph”.

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An electric image of a horse in the stable

horse electric image
One of the stylings that I really enjoy is electric images. This is a horse in a stable electric image.

I really dig electric images the styling, in my opinion, adds something special to a standard photograph. The styling itself falls into the mixed media art category.

Mixed media by definition is two or more styles or types of art combined into one “document” to create a work of art.
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what do you think about this stunning 1969 Camaro Z-28

1969 Chevrolet Camaro Z-28
 1969 Chevrolet Camaro Z-28 in orange and black

In 1969 Chevrolet produced 20, 302  –  z/28’s. This is the first generation of Camaro’s and the last year of the first generation. With the first generation of the car, it appears that the first generation of any vehicles most popular. This is the case with the 1969 Chevy Camaro Z 28.

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The 1969 Camaro is one rare and stunningly beautiful car

1969 Chevrolet Camaro SS
a Black and white 1969 Chevrolet Camaro SS

The 1969 Chevrolet “Chevy” Camaro SS is truly all-American classic muscle. Detroit born and bred made for speed and for the enjoyment of its  owner. This Camaro in black and white looks tough has a tough motor in it and tough
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