Monthly Archives: August 2014

August 25, 2014

Hey, a nice day in Edgemont so dad and I got on the motorcycle. Yippee! Karen came along. She and I look pretty good together on the motorcycle, don’t ya think? Karen took some shots of yours truly doing his … Continue reading

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August 24, 2014

I’m on the road again!! Sing it, sing it Porter. Yup, we got on our way to Edgemont. This horse statue at the rest area near Fort Collins is pretty cool. Too bad about the broken leg. We always stop … Continue reading

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August 23, 2014

Not a bad morning for getting out and wandering around. You might think that it’s pretty rocky near Karen’s house. But you have to walk a ways for that, so I cheat by practicing my climbing skills on a boulder … Continue reading

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August 22, 2014

Rather a gloomy day today. It was a good day to get close to the world with a basset’s eye. That would be my eye if you are wondering. Maybe I’ll get more photos, but for now here’s a basset … Continue reading

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August 21, 2014

If you go for a walk to the playground near Karen’s house, you have to go through the courtyard first. Then it’s travel northwest along Sapphire Pointe Rd. Dad and I took a detour through the gully near the playground. … Continue reading

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August 20, 2014

Rumor has it we’ll be going to Edgemont this weekend. Guess Rover will get a ride home. I’ll miss Rover. We sure got along well…um, except for those really bumpy off road excursions. George and his motorcycle and watching trains. … Continue reading

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August 19, 2014

Yeah, those thunderboomers in the afternoon just keep coming. Dog oh dog, was the thunder loud this afternoon. You got to appreciate the mornings all the more when it’s this way. Bark about a great meal Karen made for me!!!! … Continue reading

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August 18, 2014

Sun and blue sky… and wildflowers in the morning. So, why does it have to storm here every afternoon. I’d sure like to have a quiet week, in other words no storms. Dad cooked up Kobe style burgers on the … Continue reading

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August 17, 2014

What did I do today? The usual treat gathering and food gathering (highly successful, I might add). For something different, I took a look at a car show here in Castle Rock. Considering the expensive cars on the streets around, … Continue reading

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August 16, 2014

Nice morning to practice treat catching in the courtyard. I’m ready! Here it comes! Gotta it! Not a bad late morning for singing with the flowers too. Ahem! Sing it Porter!!! Dad didn’t have as much fun as I did … Continue reading

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August 15, 2014

So how do I look better? With 640mm… or 18mm? Either way I’m feeling darn happy today because Karen came home last night. Yippeee!!!! Needless to woof, I’ve been using extraordinary beseeching treat looks today to make up for the … Continue reading

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August 14, 2014

Sigh…I still miss Karen! Even the wildflowers couldn’t cheer me up. Dog oh dog, am I ever going to give her a big welcome when she gets home!!!!

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August 13, 2014

Depressing day today for this Porter Basset. Karen left on a business trip. I felt like I was carrying the weight of the moon on my mood. I got so upset that I got sick to my tummy. Dad tried … Continue reading

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August 12, 2014

Here’s the Sony RAW processing from the Sony NEX-7. What about that sky? (And what about that BASSET?:-) Then I tried the same thing with lots of color from flowers and such. Sony RAW processing: Dx0 Pro RAW processing: Hmmm-m … Continue reading

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August 11, 2014

It was a great morning for prancing along. Okay, okay, don’t laugh at all my flying parts. I mean, you gotta admit that long ears and big jowls are hard to control. At least when the ears and jowls are … Continue reading

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August 10, 2014

Dad and I took a short jog in the morning, where I found a few wildflowers. Guess with all the rain, the flowers are lasting longer. George on August 10, 2007. Special evening for a special guy.

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August 09, 2014

With the blue skies today, I decided to compare the Sony NEX-7 to the Sony DSC-R1 for colors. NEX-7 using DxO Pro; DSC-R1 Hmmm-m, the color of the sky using DxO Pro is less than I thought it was. Have … Continue reading

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August 08, 2014

You know, it’s kinda weird. I mean here are yearlings grazing around the houses of Sapphire Pointe. They’re but only a few steps from Karen’s door. So like, I see the yearlings as future hamburgers for my tummy and the … Continue reading

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August 07, 2014

So like, I can be a sneaky basset sometimes. See Hedge here. What I do is grab Hedge in the living room and race to the door to be let outside. You know, getting Karen and dad to think that … Continue reading

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August 06, 2014

Blue skies, blue skies…a real summer’s day today. First it was the Nikon D800e… then it was the Sony NEX-7. I like that Sony blue sky. Always will.

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August 05, 2014

I do think I look great with 640mm of lens pointing at me. Gets rid of all the junk in the background so I’m the focus of the photo. Don’t you think that’s as it should be?

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August 04, 2014

So what’s it like in Castle Rock on a normal day for Porter Basset? Well, one of the biggest things is hanging out on the front patio and watching for rabbits around Karen’s place. Dog oh dog, do I love … Continue reading

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August 03, 2014

Great morning for this Porter Basset. We had breakfast at McCormick’s Fish House in Denver. I was treated like royalty by the nice folks there. And Karen, my, my, isn’t she sweet to me!!! More sausage please!!! We stopped at … Continue reading

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August 02, 2014

Today was the day for the last bottle of Basset wine from Karen. Dad was looking forward to that! But first we just had to take advantage of the nice weather for a trip to downtown Denver. The first stop … Continue reading

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August 01, 2014

There are some days I don’t even want to look outside…you know, after days of no sun. Well, we finally got some sun this morning. I’m not barking overwhelming, but at least we got some. I’m hoping things change for … Continue reading

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