Hey everyone! Today is a very special day. It’s the first time in 40+ years that the moon has fully eclipsed the sun and the shadow fell over the United States! Image provied by NCEI. We’re in Ohio, so we don’t have compete coverage, but we have about 90%. Ten percent of sunlight is still… Continue reading Total Solar Eclipse!
Hey everyone! During our 24 hours in Pittsburgh, we spent quite a portion of time at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History and Art. Now, with a name like that, “Natural History and Art,” we most definitely will have to split the trip into more than one blog post. First and foremost, the Carnegie Museum of… Continue reading Visiting the Carnegie Museum of Natural History and Art~ Part 1
Hey everyone! Posts about Pittsburgh were promised, and here they are! This is the first. So during out 24-hour Pittsburgh trip, Kathleen and I stopped to check out one of the colleges. There are three colleges that we had heard of in the Pittsburgh area: the University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon, and Carlow University. The… Continue reading Visiting the Cathedral of Learning
Hey everyone! Welcome to the second installment of Photographing Plant Life! If you didn’t get to read Part 1, click here! As you know, on Wednesday I was in the backyard snapping photos of plants that I thought were cool. Turns out, I took a lot. Let’s get started! I thought this one was particularly… Continue reading Photographing Plant Life~ Part 2
Hey everybody! So I was out in the backyard yesterday and saw what I thought were really cool-looking plants, so I thought I would share them with you all. So here’s the first one. I really like how you can see where each of the seeds grew out of. Hmm. maybe the title of this… Continue reading Photographing Plant Life~ Part 1
Hey everyone! So remember my girl drawing from a week or so ago? (If not, click here.) On that same trip, we visited a really nice lighthouse. We took some cool pictures and thought we would share them with you. These are both panoramas that were taken at the same time of day. I wonder… Continue reading Photographing Lighthouses
Hey everyone! Wow, I can’t believe it’s Friday already! This week just seemed to blow past me. Anyway, you know what I really like? The night. I’m just so creative when the sun goes down. As one of our longtime followers put it: I think the mind floats at night when the activities of the… Continue reading Photographing Sunsets
Hey everybody! This is our first post about photography! I’ve been wanting to do a photography post for a while, but I wasn’t sure what I was going to take a picture of… Then I came to the 2 A.M. conclusion that I was going to take a picture of falling water. I mean, water… Continue reading Photographing Water Droplets