• Kip’s Comments 9-25-16

      Survivor’s Guilt – Pleasant Images In my disaster training I have learned about “Survivor’s Guilt.” ┬áSurvivor’s guilt is the emotion felt by some when they fare better than others in difficult situations. For example…today I felt survivor’s guilt when first, I was able to go to our cabin while so many others cannot even …

  • Kip’s Comments 9-24-16

      Water – The Flood of 2016 Today was spent working the flood response around the county. I did not have time to shoot any wildlife photos. I did, however, document the power of massive amounts of water, primarily using video. Before I post links for the videos, I will share a couple of flood …

  • Kip’s Comments 9-22 and 9-23-16

      The Power of Water – The Flood of 2016 Over the past two days I have been working a flood response in Bremer County. All watersheds in the county were severely impacted by the multiple storm events that dropped more than 10-11 inches of rain on already saturated ground and rivers that were still …

  • Kip’s Comments 9-21-16

      Pretty and Maybe Not So Pretty Once again, weather and an evening meeting impacted free time after work. That meant I had little time to shoot pics. Still, I did find a few pretty things to photograph. I also photographed the garden spider I found yesterday as it wrapped something in thread. While I …