Monthly Archives: February 2016

February 28, 2016

On our run this morning, I sure had my doubts that the sunny skies in the forecast would be part of my day. Yay!!! They did show up as the morning wore on and after we had a Burger King … Continue reading

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February 27, 2016

Darn nice morning! Dad and I had an excellent run. Then we had an excellent breakfast at Miyo. I’m woofing you that you MUST try this café. It’s great! In the afternoon we went to Denver. I enjoyed walking downtown, … Continue reading

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February 26, 2016

Darn good run this morning! Dog oh dog, this is the life with sun and cool temperatures and knowing… that I’ll have a great breakfast coming to me after my run. Yup, it was warm enough for us to sit … Continue reading

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February 25, 2016

I love a good run in the morning when the sky is clear, the temperature is cool but not cold, and the moon is tickling my nose. It makes for easy running and easy use of a camera. I told … Continue reading

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February 24, 2016

The 2005-06 winter sure had been a mild one until the middle of February, then winter started to kick up its heels. No mind, George took full advantage of the winter weather for some fun on this day in 2006. … Continue reading

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February 23, 2016

After all those days of warm weather, one could forget that it’s still winter. It’s still winter! It didn’t snow too much this morning, and by the afternoon the sun was coming out and that pesky snow was heading east … Continue reading

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February 22, 2016

The morning started out cloudy enough. Yeah, no sun on our run. That changed somewhat by midmorning. I went out to Porter’s Perch for some shots. First no flash: Then flash: Yeah, it makes a difference, I’ll woof to you. … Continue reading

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February 21, 2016

The forecast said mostly sunny. I’ll woof to you that I sure didn’t see much of that sun until later in the afternoon. We did go over to Sota’s place where the sun did try to shine through the high … Continue reading

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February 20, 2016

Lots and lots of sunshine today! I put the Sony 55mm lens on the Sony A7. You know, the more I use the Sony A7, the more I like it. It’s an easy camera to use and so neatly portable. … Continue reading

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February 19, 2016

Ten years ago George had cold and snow for his outside experience. My outside experience was much different, no snow and warm temperatures (hit 66 degrees today). Hey, watcha think? With early morning sunlight, no flash… or flash? Dad always … Continue reading

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February 18, 2016

Another warm day, 67 degrees. Sure isn’t winter around here at the moment. It was kinda warm on my run since the temperature was already 50 degrees by 7:30am. Does it mean all the snow is gone. Well, naa! But … Continue reading

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February 18, 2016

Once again warm temperatures today (65 degrees) and clouds greeting us on our run. Yeah, there’s still some snow around. But the dry wind is drying up the mud. Tower Road was looking pretty good. On our morning walk ice … Continue reading

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February 16, 2016

All the sun today came early on our run. I’ve been using flash a lot for these early morning photos because of the long shadows. The flash is hard to use when the sun shines on my face, so dad … Continue reading

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February 15, 2016

I’ll bark you that it wasn’t looking like a sunny day on our run this morning. Yup, it was a mostly cloudy day. I was lucky enough to get a bit of sun while at Sota’s place. The temperature did … Continue reading

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February 14, 2016

Happy Valentine’s Day! And what’s this for a Porter basset? A Valentine’s card and treat from Mom! I’ll grab that treat right away! Cute card…McCartney has some of the best basset drawings. What is most special in the card is … Continue reading

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February 13, 2016

Didn’t look like it was going to be the sunniest day today on our jog. And it wasn’t, but the temperature reached a mild 61 degrees. Did I go to Burger King for breakfast? You betcha!!!! Agnes and Gene sent … Continue reading

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February 12, 2016

67 degrees today!!! Yikes, that’s darn warm for February. Dad and I had to skirt around the mud on our run. Yeah, there’s plenty of melting snow…and mud. Mom took the day off from work. Our first great thing for … Continue reading

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February 11, 2016

Dog oh dog, with the current warm weather, it sure is getting muddy around here. Dad and I got out early on our run to beat the thawing. We did beat the mud, so I had a nice run. That’s … Continue reading

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February 10, 2016

I think that it’s going to be a warm day today. I know, I know, there’s still all that snow. But the air is warming up fast. It was already 60 degrees when dad and I took our late morning … Continue reading

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February 09, 2016

Dog oh dog, it’s getting warmer and warmer on our runs. Doesn’t mean the snow is gone. You might wonder what I do when I’m not outside running, walking, and shooting photos or inside processing photos and catching up on … Continue reading

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February 08, 2016

Darn good run this morning. And a darn good photo shoot this morning. Dog oh dog, sometimes things just come together right spot on with the camera. I look pretty darn good in these photos, I’ll woof to you. I … Continue reading

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February 07, 2016

I was up early and ready for a good day. Our run was splendid. There’s still all that snow, but we’ve managed a good path in the bad spots. Mom took me for breakfast to a really cool restaurant, Miyo … Continue reading

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February 06, 2016

Happy Birthday to Mom! Happy Birthday to Mom! Yup, Mom’s birthday today. I helped her open up her presents. I got her a telescope, so she can take photos of the deep space. You know how I’m kinda of sky … Continue reading

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February 05, 2016

When is the sun coming out? I was wondering about that on most of our run. Well it’s about time! Everything looks so much better with the sun. Barking of looking better or more to the point dashingly handsome that … Continue reading

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February 04, 2016

You don’t think the snow is deep around here? Well, take a look at Tower Road. At least a truck came up the road so the running was easier than it was on Tuesday morning. Go off the road and … Continue reading

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February 03, 2016

Arrhhooo-oo!!!! Five years of the Porter Blog. Do you remember the first post and the first photo? I had a great morning on Red Canyon Rim Trail on February 03, 2011. As for George in 2006, he was smelling the … Continue reading

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February 02, 2016

Bark about winter all over the place here in Castle Rock, Colorado. Yuck, this is awful! What gives? Dog oh dog, I couldn’t go anywhere without snow clinging to my head. Did I bark, “This is awful!!!”? Well, when the … Continue reading

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February 1, 2016

Yeah, the snow came. It did comfort my paws on our run, but it was a gloomy sky. I figured with the leaden sky I should do some indoor comparisons of the Sony 70-200mm lens, the Sony 90mm lens, and … Continue reading

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January 31, 2016

Well, so much for the January spring. Yeah, it’s winter again with some snow and dark, gloomy skies on our run. I had to search for color in all this gray and white. A flash helps, yes indeedy. At Sota’s … Continue reading

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