Balloons Over Bend

The Balloons Over Bend returned this year after taking a year off due to COVID. This year they launched from a school right down the street from us and one of the balloons flew right over our house. It brought back memories of our balloon flight over the Masai Mara in Kenya two years ago. …


When we were in Dubai two years ago, we went to the top of the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, to view the sunset. It was hard to get photos because of the reflection of the glass but I loved the patterns of the roads below. How anyone knew where they were …

Bend at Night

Recently I have been focusing my photography on birds and wildlife and had gotten away from landscape. I've been wanting to take some evening photos so we went out last night to try get some car trails along the Deschutes River. It was a lot of fun. l


The fires surrounding us have caused some smoky conditions, but it does give us some nice sunsets. I wish we would get some rain.