In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer – Albert Camus Today was a seriously snowy day. Ridiculous driving. All the things that one tends to not love about winter. And so, a summer memory. Sitting on the dock with a friend and taking photos of dragonflies.

“If confusion is the first step to knowledge, I must be a genius” – Larry Leissner   Sometimes I get really frustrated with myself, especially when I am trying to learn something. On January 6th, Jennifer Cole wrote in her blog about different types of photographers (click here to view). She discussed the idea of …

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I am a big fan of macro photography. This statement would not be a surprise to anyone who has looked at my blog, seen my Facebook page or seen more than two photos I’ve ever taken. It most certainly is not what I envisioned as my main interest when I took up photography a year ago. I …

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I find that people have strong reactions to insects. The fact that I love to take photos of insects is somewhat surprising in that, as a friend pointed out recently, I am allergic to bees so what am I thinking taking photographs of them – and close up photos at that? As I’ve mentioned in …

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