• Kip’s Comments 12-10-18

      Lesson Learned During a trip to Minnesota today I opted to leave my good camera gear home and carried only a small point and shoot camera. My reasoning is we would be indoors and I would have little use for a camera. In the state to the north we saw hoarfrost everywhere, in some …

  • Kip’s Comments 12-9-18

      Natural Frosting Those who ventured out early this morning were treated to a heavy layer of frost that added a sparkle to just about anything in the outdoors. Since the second shotgun deer season opened this weekend, I opted to stay out of the woods and concentrated instead on shooting frost images.    One …

  • Kip’s Comments 12-8-18

      Peanuts and Suet Balls For several weeks I have made available to our backyard birds peanut/suet balls in a tube feeder. Today I put a handful, along with corn and black oil sunflower seeds, in our platform feeder. Wow, did that bring in some birds that are often hesitant to approach. For the first …

  • Kip’s Comments 12-7-18

      What Mike Said A year or more ago a photographer buddy of mine suggested a camera body I should try out. Mike already had the model and was amazed by what the camera could do. Now, here we are many months later, and I am finally challenging one of the camera models Mike spoke …