Drones, nature and a pond

Down below … still the land of ice and snow

March 20, 2014 Nature

Winter’s almost gone – almost … Our ice cap is melting, finally.  Studying the new gap in the ice today – saw several small fish – too dark to determine type. No tadpoles observed.  Maybe they hibernated this winter?  The last 3 winters we’d observed them all winter long.  This was our first winter though, where the pond had such an ice cap, for so long. Wondering about the tads – where are they? Saw one dead fish too – andRead More

Winter’s End – what it says

March 10, 2014 Nature

Winter’s waning – going to be much ground water this year.  Several inches of snow and ice slowly melting.  Nowhere to drain to yet, ground’s still frozen.  When it all melts, wetness … for a few weeks.

Scenes of a Winter Afternoon

February 25, 2014 Nature

It was pretty cold but not too cold, and the perfect, loveliest, lightest snow had settled on everything.

Pond at its gorgeous best – Autumn 2013

January 22, 2014 Nature

A flight through our backyard on a very good day

January 17, 2014 Drones, Nature

Summer of 2013 – God was in our backyard that day.  I caught it with my drone.  Added some music.  And a two step at the end of the flight, with my drone looking on, filming …

Droning About …

January 14, 2014 Drones, Nature

A drone flies like a dragonfly – out and about the pond A fitting first post to WP.  Took this vid last summer.  Finally edited it down.  Enjoy.