Birds Of A Feather: Ring-bill Gull

All but one of these photographs was taken on Lake Michigan near Little Sable Point Lighthouse, Mears, Michigan. The featured photograph was actually taken on Lake Michigan near Monroe Harbor in the heart of the city of Chicago back in May.  I included it because it was also a Ring-bill Gull and is probably my […]

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October Harvest Moon: October 5, 2017 Almost a Decade In The Waiting

In the Northern Hemisphere, the harvest moon is the closest full moon to the fall equinox, which usually happens on or around September 22. That means the harvest moon usually occurs in September. But this year, the September full moon appeared on the 6th, separating it from the fall equinox by 16 days. The October […]

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The Great American Eclipse: August 21, 2017 – Grand Rivers, Kentucky

In the end, it’s all but a memory now…a memory that will be etched in me forever. I had been anticipating the Great American Solar Eclipse for some time now,  along with a lot of other folks across the country.  I had decided 6 months ago that I wanted to experience the solar eclipse somewhere […]

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Some Favorite Airshow Photographs

It has been a couple of years since I have last attended the Chicago Air and Water Show and since it was going on this weekend at North Avenue Beach,  it reminds me that attending is probably one of my favorite things about summer. When I worked in Chicago, I was fortunate enough to have […]

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