Sand Hill Cranes: April 2021
Fog rises from the Platte in the pre-dawn shadows.

Sand Hill Cranes: April 2021

Susan and I returned to Nebraska to celebrate Passion Week with Elisabeth, Jacob, Jens. The Sand Hill Cranes were still in residence and I went out one afternoon to see…

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Sand Hill Cranes

Between February and early April, some 600,000 Sand Hill Cranes take a break from their northward migration between Mexico and Alaska—the largest mass migration on earth—along an 80-mile stretch of…

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Winter 2020

Winter will always have its way—pandemic or not. I took many of these photos during my morning walks here near our home in Madison. We traveled to Nebraska in mid-December—…

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Midwest Autumn

The pandemic restricted our usual travel plans to head to New England and, among other things, enjoy the fall colors. As it turns out, there's plenty of autumnal color in…

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Nebraska

We have made four separate trips to Nebraska over the past few months. Photography in a relatively flat place with few water features can be challenging. On the other hand,…

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Italy: Florence, Rome, Capri, Positano
Fountain and Obelisk. St. Peter's. Rome. Autumn 1987.

Italy: Florence, Rome, Capri, Positano

I have visited Italy three times (not including several non-photographic business trips) Florence in autumn 1975 with Susan.Rome by myself: a weekend in autumn 1987.Rome, Tivoli, Capri, and Positano in…

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Europe Revisited
Neuschwanstein as seen from the Marienbruecke

Europe Revisited

Susan and I first visited Europe in the spring and summer of 1973. We returned several times (1975, 1978, 1984). And during my career, I visited Europe many times through…

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A Midwestern Spring & Summer

Now that our daughter and her family live in Nebraska, we're getting a chance to explore the Midwest beyond Madison. This gallery includes shots form Madison, Kearney Nebraska, and the…

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April Moon and Sunrise

It was finally clear the morning of April 8—the last chance to capture the 'Pink" supermoon. Hiked up "Holy Hill" and found a few compositions with the moon, still 30…

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Washington DC

I traveled to the Washington DC area in February 2020 for a ZERO Prostate Cancer conference at National Harbor, MD and to visit Wisconsin Senators and Congresspersons (their staffs, anyway)…

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California “Winter”

Susan and I traveled to California in mid-February 2020 to visit relatives and friends. The weather was beautiful—and compared to and actual Wisconsin winter, it was basically already spring. Took…

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Fall Colors — 2019

New Englanders tend to think they have a lock on fall colors, but the Midwest—at least Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin—are also chockablock with color during October's second half. Here are…

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Still Life

To learn my way around my new Nikon D850 camera and to improve my Photoshop skills, I've been trying my hand at still life photography.  The main subjects have been…

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Roadtrip!

  Early on July 12, 2019, Susan and I drove away from the beach house in Massachusetts (in a downpour) and headed west to the Monterey area in California where…

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An Experimental Gallery

As a photographer, I've been pretty dedicated to achieving an image that accurately reflects the scene as I remember it when making the original image—and I'm still pretty dedicated to…

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