Street Photography in China

We visited China in 2007 for the first time and probably last time as well. We spent 10 days in Beijing and another 10 days in Yunnan in southwestern China. We enjoyed the cities of Kunming, Dali and Li-Jiang very much. I took many pictures […]

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Monocacy Aqueduct of C&O Canal

With just one glace of the Monocacy Aqueduct, visitors are struck with the magnitude of this marvelous seven arched structure.  Located at milepost 42.2, the Monocacy Aqueduct is 1 of 11 water bridges along the 184.5 miles of the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical […]

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Birds at Sunflower Field

I went back to McKee Beshers Sunflower field two days ago for the bird shots. There were lots of goldfinches around as the sunflower seeds have ripened nicely. I stayed over an hour and half but did not spot any indigo butting. Just as I […]

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McKee Beshers Wetland

On the way to McKee Beshers sunflower field the two days ago (7/22) and after the stop at horse ranch, I also stopped at the wetland on west end of McKee Beshers where we used to take some beautiful white egrets. Unfortunately, the open water […]

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Lily Pond in Water Colors

Olympus mirrorless Camera EM-1 Mark II is my primary camera. For the first time, I tried shooting the lotus flowers and lily ponds with the built-in water color feature yesterday. I have to admit I had to struggle a lot to get the correct exposures […]

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