Category Archives: Updates

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The Year in Review 2014

I was going to skip the usual “best-of” and “thank-you” post this year, as I have been feeling under the weather and somewhat lost lately. However, I do have much to be thankful for, and […]

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Nicrophorus investigator. Zetterstedt, 1824

Click image to see the updated 4 image gallery of Nicrophorus investigator. This burying beetle was photographed in Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park in 2011.

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Update

Due to the September course Introduction to Close-up and Macro Photography that I led at MacEwan, I had a late start this year and I only managed to depart for my regular southern Alberta tour on September 23. I ran into […]

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Survey Results: more Cow Bells, less Argyle Socks

I always thought it strange that bloggers would survey their readers with the intent to mold their blog to satisfy outside opinions. Like one of my survey respondents said, “I tend to think of websites (incl. blogs) […]

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Thinking Out Loud: The Year Ahead

1 January, 2014 Formal public New Year’s resolutions are an all too rigid way of committing yourself to change, and very likely to fail. Throughout the year I am constantly planning ahead; remixing, responding and […]

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The Week on Sunday #31

♦ Let’s open this Week on Sunday with video by Stanislav Snäll and John Hallmén, working in the field and showing some simple flash diffusion methods:   ♦ Swedish photographers John Hallmén and Stanislav Kind are professional photomacrographers who run the website Makrofokus, an excellent resource […]

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Scholars Studying Insects

While I doubt that the surroundings at Coast Edmonton Plaza Hotel will be quite as stimulating as in the above image, I am very much looking forward to observing and learning about insects at the gathering of Canadian entomologists that is taking place […]

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Upgrade in process…

BlueHost has been slow the last few days, and now they are upgrading servers. Apologies for slow or disrupted service!

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