Elks taking a stroll along the road into the woods. There were so many of them, I wish I had my regular camera with a zoom. Instead, I just had my phone, so the photo quality is not the best, I couldn’t zoom in close as I wanted to. The elks were not in a hurry: they took their time to think, to walk one direction, then another. One elk was so relaxed, he actually laid down and was curiously looking around, while others were deciding where to go and what to do next. They were not stressed, not afraid of the unknown, not wound up about what to do next. Watching animals and nature has a magical way of rooting me into calm and peaceful state of mind. There is so much to learn from them.
I love Fall, with all its colors and overcast skies: Continue reading
I was looking through some of my older photos and found a few that I always liked. These are just simple photos of simple but pretty objects that I notice sometimes if I am actually paying attention to my surroundings and not just going through the motions of the day .
To me, the objects on these photos have this simple rustic quality to them, conveying the mood of serenity, slowing down, and also the mood of the Fall, rainy and peaceful days. Continue reading
I snapped these 2 images at the same spot by the creek(in Northern Arizona) during different seasons. First image is Winter image, and second image is Summer. I love the contrast of color, mood, and life in these photos. We all have our favorite nature spots, and I think it’s fun to compare how the same place looks different in the Fall, Winter, Spring, or Summer.