• Kip’s Comments 10-19-17

      Autumn Colors…Happy Birthday Marlene Birthdays are like seasons, each is special in its own way.  Birthdays are blessings to be enjoyed, each and every day! Congratulations on this birthday, a milestone season of your life!    Video Birthday Greeting: Autumn Colors – Happy Birthday Marlene!                   …

  • Kip’s Comments 10-18-17

      Seeing Green Those who follow this page with any regularity probably recognize that I tend to be aware of my environment – the good and the bad. Early this morning I noticed something that I see often – a mix of “green” energy solutions. In today’s case the sun was rising behind one of …

  • Kip’s Comments 10-17-17

      Not Out in the Light When your work day begins hours before sunrise and ends well after sunset, a person does not have much time for photographs. Today was one of those days. I spoke at the Homeland Security Conference in Ankeny which meant I was on the road when what little light was …

  • Kip’s Comments 10-16-17

      Working an Idea…Sort Of As the sun was setting tonight, and it seemed to be dropping faster than normal, I was working with my camera along the shore of the Wapsipinicon River. Brilliant yellow leaves lit by the warm, evening sun caught my attention over and over, but no matter what I did, the …