Sunflowers

Sunflowers seem to have a presence about them, not in an anthropomorphic fashion, but in a grand, exiting way. Maybe it’s the bright color or the numbers of them when they are planted in large groups. Some are very tall reaching heights of over 20 feet but more likely to be about 6-8 feet...

Foggy Morning

This is one of my favorite images. On a warm March spring day in Southern Wisconsin. I was building a home on the shore Pleasant Lake. The fog was moving ever so slowly obscuring the lake from time to time and the geese kept teasing me, until about 9:00 am when the sun poked...

Summer Fireworks

I found myself hiking some local prairie, specifically Kishwauketoe¬†Nature Conservancy in Williams Bay Wisconsin. With all the rain we have had, the wild flowers were growing extremely well. These Purple Prairie Clovers were all over the place, lining the trail. They looked like fireworks, which caught my eye. I’m sure they also catch the...

Looking Out

When summer finally finds its way to the Midwest so does the heat and humidity. When this type of weather comes, sometimes I need a break. Making an escape from the humidity and also the crazy amount of insects that savagely feed on you as you try hiking trails. One area I can always...

Geneva lakes Boat Show

The last couple of years I have always heard of the Geneva Lakes Boat Show after it was over. This year I was able to attend and what a great show it is. The show is held at the Abbey Resort on lake Geneva, in Fontana Wisconsin. The harbor is filled with antique wooden...