Monthly Archives: January 2017

January 30, 2017

Now it’s the Sony 55mm f/1.8’s turn for the lens flare test. I had to beat the clouds but I did get it done. Slight flare off to the right. Wow, now this is pretty darn good. Yup, very good … Continue reading

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January 29, 2017

Waiting for the rising sun again. This time I’m going to see how the lens flare is on the Sony 90mm macro lens. Here comes the sun now! To action! Looking pretty good on that super sharp 90mm lens. There’s … Continue reading

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January 28, 2017

Dad and I were up early, waiting on Porter’s Perch for the sun to rise. I wanted to see how the Sony 70-200mm lens does with lens flare and the rising sun. Here comes the sun now, yay! Whoa, that’s … Continue reading

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January 27, 2017

Good morning to try out the Sigma 60mm lens on sunrise flares. Hmmm-m, well it does have flare, much more than the Sony 30mm macro lens. At least it doesn’t cover my eye like the Sony 18-105mm lens. Guess I’ll … Continue reading

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January 26, 2017

I’ll woof to you that I love a good January day. And today was one of them. Let’s look at the sunrise first. Not bad! Tickled my nose, that’s great! Bit nippy though, with a temperature of 10 degrees. Once … Continue reading

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January 25, 2017

First thing to woof about is I’ve got a bad paw. Yes, I had to go to the vet AGAIN! The vet is hoping antibiotics will clear up the lump between my toes. Seriously! Isn’t it bad enough that I … Continue reading

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January 24, 2017

Not too far from Porter’s Perch some company has set up a construction command trailer with a gravel parking lot. The trucks keep bringing in equipment. Wonder what’s going to happen to the Prairie Dogs? Dog oh dog, on this … Continue reading

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January 23, 2017

Since the Sony 18-105mm lens showed so much flair with a sunrise, I decided to take the A7 along with the Canon 50mm lens. Guess what, the Canon has flair difficulties too. If I hide the sun with my ear, … Continue reading

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January 22, 2017

I told dad that we should catch the sunrise, see how the Sony 18-105 does with the sun shining into the lens. I knew that it would be a good morning for it. I’ll woof to you that the lens … Continue reading

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January 21, 2017

Dog oh dog, I was hoping that this wouldn’t be the bright point of the sun today. The morning sure was starting off with a lot of clouds. It would have been nice to have the sun tickling my nose. … Continue reading

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January 20, 2017

Kind of a gloomy morning. If you know what I’m woofing. You could come out now sun. Please! Sigh, I guess not for this walk. Nice to see the sun later in the day. I even got myself already for … Continue reading

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January 19, 2017

On this fine morning it was time to take out the A7rii and the 90mm macro lens, which according to DxO is the sharpest camera/lens combination that I use. Of course, you can’t tell it in this resized photo, but … Continue reading

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January 18, 2017

Another great morning to work off some calories (yes, I’ve gotten darn pudgy). After working some calories off, dad ask me to pose some for photos. First he asked me to look alert and ready for action. Then he asked … Continue reading

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January 17, 2017

Dog oh dog, you got to love it when there’s fresh snow and the early morning sun brings a glitter to all. What’s really cool is laying the first tracks in the fresh snow. I sure get going on this … Continue reading

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January 16, 2017

Snow last night and is snowing now. I think that I need a good breakfast before going out. Voila! My magical mom came through for me! Doesn’t this look good? That’s an egg muffin with bacon. Totally delicious! After that … Continue reading

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January 15, 2017

Yup, another dreary day. Guess we got some snow headed our way too. Do you think my head will be covered with snow tomorrow? Probably. Good thing I got a Burger King breakfast! The photos above were taken with the … Continue reading

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January 14, 2017

Another gray morning…blah. When the morning is this, I feel like this. Hey! How about some sun! Humph! This is all I got. Good thing we got in the Jeep and headed for a Burger King breakfast. Is it ready … Continue reading

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January 13, 2017

Cold fog this morning. I woofed for the sun. But it was taking its time to come out. As for my right eye… yeah, it’s still bothering me a lot. Hope it’s going to get better. After a not so … Continue reading

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January 12, 2016

Dog oh dog, with the January darkness and blah, we sure could use some color. How about a good sunrise? Not too shabby, I’d woof to you. Kinda reminds me of those early mornings in Edgemont. This sunrise is worth … Continue reading

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January 11, 2017

Happy Birthday George!!!!! Dog oh dog, George sure had some great times with his pals at the Edgemont library. He was the star of Edgemont, no doubt about that. What’s this?!!!!! It’s my celebration of George’s birthday, a Crave burger. … Continue reading

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January 10, 2017

Hello to everyone! I had to do that, since I was in such a good mood today! Hope you like a good “Hello!” Should I woof that it was windy again today? Definitely feels like Edgemont during these past two … Continue reading

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January 09, 2017

On our morning walk there were lots of clouds. I sang to the Wind Gods, “Blow these clouds out of here!” The wind came up. Yes, it did! And it made most of the clouds scurry to the east. Of … Continue reading

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January 08, 2017

Hey, they had a forecast of sun for today. And here it is pretty darn cloudy. Well, at least I’ll get a Burger King breakfast. I’m hoping that I get a Wendy’s cheeseburger today, too. Pizza would be good as … Continue reading

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January 07, 2017

Snow on the ground and warmer temperatures on my walk in the morning. And sun! That’s a good thing! Giddy up Porter basset! You’ve heard of riding off into the sunset? How about running with the rising sun! But, as … Continue reading

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January 06, 2016

Hey, lots of sun today! Yay! The temperature was still chilly early in the morning, -2 degrees. Yup, I was moving right along to keep myself warm. Certainly was a good morning to catch me in full Porter basset action. … Continue reading

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January 05, 2017

Below zero this morning, so I stayed under the covers and let dad go out by himself. Yeah, yeah, I know that George used to be up early in the below zero weather. But, you know that I did too, … Continue reading

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January 04, 2017

Considering the freezing fog and single digit temperature, I decided that a little longer time in a warm bed was a good way to start the day. The first photo was with the NEX-7. How do the colors compare to … Continue reading

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January 03, 2016

A little bit of snow this morning with a sullen sky. But you got to admit the golden grass looks sublime in this winter wonderland. It was cold too. I made the mistake of sitting down. Whew! Cold butt. I … Continue reading

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January 02, 2017

No matter how you look at it… today was another darn nice day. The temperature was mild and we got a decent amount of sun. Guess I better enjoy the mild temperatures cuz it sounds like winter is returning tomorrow. … Continue reading

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January 01, 2017

Happy Birthday to me. Happy Birthday to me!! Oh, and Happy New Year to you! What a gorgeous day for my birthday and for the first day of 2017. I brought along my Seventh Toy of Christmas on my morning … Continue reading

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December 31 , 2016

Say goodbye to 2016. Bye… Bye. 2016 was a pretty darn good year. Except for a nose problem. But, I’ll be here for 2017! Mom and dad are so happy! Me too! Yay! I’ve got plenty of days ahead of … Continue reading

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