So I am working in the yard today and two of the kits decided they needed to play in my space. They gave me time to get a camera but weren’t at all interested in having me point it at them. Got a couple of snaps and then…poof!…they were gone.
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So tonight I put on my 105/2.8 and walked out to the back fence and wow! Also sorts of scurrying hither and yon! The three kits were chasing each other and thrashing about. I asked them to pose altogether. They denied me. There was a brave one, though (isn’t there always). He came right up […]
So there they were, my family, that is. Quietly eating dinner (I was not there) when lo and behold, three young foxes started playing, chasing sticks, running after each other, etc., right in our backyard!! Although the foxes (“kits” actually) were oblivious to the humans and didn’t seem to mind them walking around, no one, […]
So how would I know the difference between a llama and an alpaca? I wouldn’t. I don’t. And quite frankly, I probably never will. I’m from South Dakota and they are all livestock! In fact, once an animal gets to a certain size, they go from being cute to being a product! Perhaps that’s why […]
I sat out in the rain last night waiting for trick or treaters. I was dressed as a pirate in a very scary mask. I sort of slumped over next to the haunted house blowup and the blowup of the “pumpkin hearse.” The kids were fascinated by them and pretty much ignored me because they […]
One of my lurkers emailed me about the birds in the previous post. He noted that the sparrow shot wasn’t, too, too bad but the shot of the buzzard was a mystery shot. So, the shots below are more around the bird feeder although I don’t think they are as good as the first. The […]