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by uuglypher
Fri Jan 12, 2018 1:17 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: cold wind
Replies: 13
Views: 1125

Re: cold wind

This is fantastic, Piet! Your poem is awesome, but even without, I can feel the joy. I had a golden retriever that adored the snow. Thank you for the memory and your artistry! thanks Linda, Here is later in the day, wind is still blowing.. storm2S.jpg I do love any image of a dog in it’s glory of e...
by uuglypher
Fri Jan 12, 2018 1:09 am
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: "Your Kind Is Not Welcome Here"
Replies: 40
Views: 4269

Re: "Your Kind Is Not Welcome Here"

I'm gonna share this for any discussion or just for looking, because it is a risky topic - how living creatures segregate themselves. We humans are the worst. I stumbled into this social commentary while returning from a day at the newly opened Civil Rights Museum in our capital city. It is an awe-...
by uuglypher
Tue Jan 09, 2018 3:57 am
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: A sense of place?
Replies: 15
Views: 1601

Re: A sense of place?

The Yakima River Canyon in fog this morning Snow and fog...you also captured the feeling of damp coldness getting through to my skin! Other than the switch-back cow(?) paths in #2,I see no trace of activity, human or otherwise. I get the feeling it was windless/ breezeless, and very quiet. Looks li...
by uuglypher
Tue Jan 09, 2018 3:46 am
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: a sense of place
Replies: 41
Views: 3803

Re: a sense of place

and of space - we have been busy buying and moving into a fixer upper which will keep me poor but busy. Hopefully I can get more shots, saw a Northern Harrier hawk hunting the marsh today. sunset.jpg 2.jpg 3.jpg Sorry to be so late to the party, but I really like your “sense of place”images. The en...
by uuglypher
Sun Jan 07, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Hey Hay Hey
Replies: 26
Views: 2207

Re: Hey Hay Hey

Steve, If it is spread on the ground, different thing migh5 happen ... but....bottom line... livestock eat hay, they don’t eat straw. Dave Then hay it is! S- That’s straw, the by-product of grain harvest (yellow, dry, fragmented stalks and leaves). She may be chewing on some at her repose, but when...
by uuglypher
Sun Jan 07, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Hey Hay Hey
Replies: 26
Views: 2207

Re: Hey Hay Hey

Just a bit of a finer point, here. Hay is edible fodder,(alfalfa, grass hays) harvested as livestock food. Straw is the dried grass that remains after the grain (wheat, oats, rye, barley) has been harvested therefrom; it is used for bedding. Dave I always thought there was a difference, but the odd...
by uuglypher
Sun Jan 07, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Hey Hay Hey
Replies: 26
Views: 2207

Re: Hey Hay Hey

St3v3M wrote:
Sun Jan 07, 2018 5:26 am
Hey Hay Hey. S-
Just a bit of a finer point, here.
Hay is edible fodder,(alfalfa, grass hays) harvested as livestock food.
Straw is the dried grass that remains after the grain (wheat, oats, rye, barley) has been harvested therefrom; it is used for bedding.

Dave
by uuglypher
Sun Jan 07, 2018 2:44 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: Nope; but y’kin see it from here.....
Replies: 9
Views: 997

Re: Nope; but y’kin see it from here.....

...and I’ll never figger why they laid track raht out t’th’edge like that...... Dave589074AC-2501-4BC2-BA30-95DF8296CE47.png That’s a great classic image of the prairie. And the railroad. Iconic mid America. It says so much by showing so little. It works as visual geometry and as symbol. Very cool....
by uuglypher
Sun Jan 07, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: Nope; but y’kin see it from here.....
Replies: 9
Views: 997

Re: Nope; but y’kin see it from here.....

davechinn wrote:
Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:06 pm
uuglypher wrote:
Sat Jan 06, 2018 10:33 pm
...and I’ll never figger why they laid track raht out t’th’edge like that......

Dave589074AC-2501-4BC2-BA30-95DF8296CE47.png


"Infinity and beyond", waiting for a return track. Stunning capture !!!
Dave
Thank you, Dave.

Exactly the effect I had hoped this image would elicit!

Dave
by uuglypher
Sun Jan 07, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: Nope; but y’kin see it from here.....
Replies: 9
Views: 997

Re: Nope; but y’kin see it from here.....

St3v3M wrote:
Sun Jan 07, 2018 6:08 am
I keep waiting for the coming rain! S-
Exactly what I’d expect such a sky to portend!

Dave