sights of life from a passerby

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Snow Buddies — socially distanced

Outdoor dining at Winnemucca Lake, Round Top Mountain ahead

Brian (aka Bushboy) — Last on the Cell


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Bark and Bark Again

For every bark, there is a season.

“a season for every activity under the heavens: … a time to uproot …

… a time to tear down …

… a time to scatter …

… a time to embrace … and a time for peace.”

CFFC – Bark


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In my world, the Sun Played Hide and Seek

… on the moss tops of the rocks outside my window today, teasing me to catch the light as it danced into and reflected from the moss. I never quite tagged it.

“Come and see the works of God, Who is awesome in His deeds toward the sons of man.”

Lens Artists Challenge #135: A Glimpse Into Your World


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From here to there …

… now is the bridge. “The future’s not ours to see … “

Challenge Your Camera #7 — Bridges


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Nature deSaturated

Or color splashes in black and white


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Urban Direction

Signs of life whichever way you please

Which Way Photo Challenge


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Yellow … or Blue

The wheel of history at Marshall Gold Discovery Park, Coloma, California

Life in Colour — Yellow


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Hidden Falls finalie

The final view on a hike in Hidden Falls Regional Park.

The Last on the iPhone — January 2021


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Gold in Them Thar Rocks

Boulders tumbled up along Lake Tahoe’s shore

Becky’s Squares Challenge

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge — Piled up


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Heavy Metal

Vibrant valves of old

Abandoned industry

Challenge Your Camera #3 Industrial


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Look Up — Climb Up

“the wisdom that comes from above is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere.”

Becky’s Squares Challenge — Uplifting


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The Gull’s Gall — Rock Peace

“Peacemakers who sow in peace shall reap a harvest of righteousness.”


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I ____ Speech — Consequential Words

I hate speech? … I hate-speech?

“The tongue also is a fire … it corrupts the whole body, sets the whole course of one’s life on fire, and is itself set on fire by hell.”


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Icy Echo

Serenity on ice … socially distanced … frozen and docked … and the skaters still skate.

Bushboy’s Last Photo of December 2020


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Flower of a Different Sort

After the bloom … before deep winter … red-gold leaves on December’s flowering pear tree. “For every thing, there is a season ….”


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Fenced Up and Over

Guardrail fencing zigzags up the walkway ramp over Highway 50

Caught in the chain links


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Save the Endangered Tree Fog

… “a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes.”


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Ghosts of Christmas First

For unto us a child is born … the government will be on his shoulders. And he shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.


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2020 Hindsight … getting over the crazy

Whatever is true and pure … focus there … and give thanks.


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Rock, Water, and . . .

Bonsai Rock Smokey Sunset ©

Life – it can happen even in the cracks . . . Bonsai Rock


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Flames of life passed

What is your life?       Days vanishing like smoke  . . .   strength fading  . . .  and always remembered.


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Yosemite’s Mantel of Snow

Yosemite's Mantel of Snow ©

Bridalveil Fall to Half Dome from Tunnel View


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Hoff in a Fog

 

Mount Hoffman from Glacier Point ©

Yosemite’s June surprise . . . overnight snow lingers on Mount Hoffman. As seen through retreating fog from Glacier Point.


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Half Dome Delight

Half Dome Under Snow ©

Is it summer or is it snow?