Monthly Archives: February 2017

February 27, 2017

The sun was kinda stuck behind the clouds at sunrise. So, I missed the sun peeping over the horizon. Rats. Come on sun rise above the clouds. You can do it! I’ll woof this as the Sunlight Dialogues in deference … Continue reading

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February 26, 2017

Sunrise Dialogues!!! Arrrhhooo-oo-o! I’m a basset of few barks, but I sure do love the Sunrise Dialogues. And I love a sunny day! Alrighty!!! Hey, look what photo mom had up on the big screen when I got home from … Continue reading

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February 25, 2017

We were hoping for a clear sun up, but… wasn’t happening. Don’t know why the clouds had to move in so quickly. Barely time to get some soft light. Blue sky to the west! Maybe the sun will come out … Continue reading

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February 24, 2017

Still snowed some this morning and it was cold. But, as you know, I’m not one to shy away from snow. With the cold, ya gots to keep moving to stay warm. How about that? I’ve still got it in … Continue reading

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February 23, 2017

As forecast, no sun today. Winter has returned. Sigh… And you know what? The forecast said some snow, but “no or little snow accumulation.” They got that wrong cuz we got about three inches of snow today. Hey, here’s mom’s … Continue reading

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February 22, 2017

Dog oh dog, I’d better enjoy the sun today, cuz tomorrow and the next day aren’t looking so good (and would you believe Edgemont may get another foot of snow?). So here’s to the sunrise! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! That was deliciously beautiful! … Continue reading

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February 21, 2017

Hey, sunrise with wind again this morning with mild temperature. Most excellent! Sure makes a guy feel alive! And guess what? More wind on our late morning walk. Yahoo! Of course, being a basset I can get out of the … Continue reading

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February 20, 2017

Yay for a sunny day, though there’s no denying the wind was plenty strong at sunrise. Then it died right down. “Dog oh dog, that was fun!” Hey Porter, I thought you woofed the wind had died down? It did! … Continue reading

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February 19, 2017

Blah, looks like it’s going to be a gloomy one today. I feel like going back to bed when it’s like this. Wait a minute, there is a Burger King breakfast to look forward to. Yup, giddy up Porter! Time … Continue reading

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February 18, 2017

Watching the sun come up was pretty nice. Even if the clouds were going to take over in about ten minutes. One minute to go. And then it was cloudy, blah. Well, I finished my walk under the clouds. Good … Continue reading

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February 17, 2017

Sun’s up!!!!! A good sunrise is a good thing! It’s fun to catch it with my ears. And let it tickle my nose. I know, I know, I’ve woofed to you before how much I love the sun. I do … Continue reading

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February 16, 2017

Darn nice morning and not as cold as yesterday. I figured it would be nice to play with the early morning sunbeams. Get them colorized and… take a little taste… okay, a big taste! “Taste the sunbeams Porter!” Yeah! I … Continue reading

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February 15, 2017

Hey, how about this photo of me? I’m grabbing the rising sun and using the Lensbaby 35mm Sweet to catch the action. It was pretty chilly out (25 degrees) for manual focusing. I was breathing out fog. Despite the cold … Continue reading

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February 14, 2017

Sun today!!! Yay!!! I’m in a most excellent mood! With the sun I was ready to try the Lensbaby 35mm Sweet outside. It’s an interesting looking lens. Though not as strange looking as the Lensbaby 28mm Trio. Oh wait, before … Continue reading

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February 13, 2017

I think three days of plenty of clouds is enough for now. Under the overcast sky the construction area under the power transmission lines looks pretty bleak. Maybe this is the way the world will look in a hundred years … Continue reading

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February 12, 2017

After my Burger King breakfast, I was full of pep. Yeah, so I needed to work off some of that energy, Prairie Dogs! Did I woof how much wind there has been around here in the last ten days? The … Continue reading

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February 11, 2017

A brief time of sunrise color this morning… then it was gone and the clouds masked the sun. The sun peeked out again briefly for some golden grass background. There was even some blue sky to the north. When I … Continue reading

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February 10, 2017

We tried for a good sunrise… but we didn’t get it. There wasn’t a lot of sun today, so when it came out you can bet I took advantage of it. Lensbaby Velvet. Yeah, it isn’t all that great. I’ll … Continue reading

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February 09, 2017

Like yesterday morning, I was out early to catch the sunrise. Too bad that the sunrise wasn’t a great one. Kinda pretty, but not memorable. And like yesterday, I got up on Porter’s Perch to watch the sun rise above … Continue reading

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February 08, 2017

I got up real early (4:30am) to see if mom was headed off on her business trip. And you know what? The basset gods came through for me!!!! A big old snowstorm was preventing her from going! Yay for the … Continue reading

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February 07, 2017

Bassets’ goodness, the sun sure had a slow start this morning. And I’m pretty darned depressed. Mom is leaving on a business trip tomorrow. Please basset gods!!! Whip up a good snowstorm so she can’t go!!!!! Since the airline won’t … Continue reading

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February 06, 2017

It’s mom’s birthday today!!!! That means presents for mom! Mom wishes that her birthday could be better, because she’s worried about me. She has to go on a business trip this week and doesn’t want to leave me. I’m going … Continue reading

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February 05, 2017

Yay! A darn nice sunrise to start my day. And I got to go to Miyo for lunch! I met Sidney there. It’s so sad that Eli wasn’t there. I would have loved to see him too. This is my … Continue reading

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February 04, 2017

Hey! The sun is just coming up now. Time to get ready for sunrise photos. Get ready! Here I go! That was great!!! I love the blossoming of the sun in the morning! Naturally once the sun came up those … Continue reading

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February 03, 2017

Holy long eared bassets!!! My blog is six years old today! Do you remember my first photo? Yeah, that’s Red Canyon Rim Trail on a beautiful February day. Almost no snow here in Castle Rock today, but the fog sure … Continue reading

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February 02, 2017

Foggy, freezing rain, cold, and darn slippery too. Good thing us bassets have great traction! I thought the frost covering everything would provide some nice photos, but that wasn’t the case because of the wind. But a Porter basset sure … Continue reading

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February 01, 2017

Dog oh dog, I sure have been catching the sunrises in the last week. Guess tomorrow morning will be cloudy, so probably no sunrise to photograph. Well holy howling bassets, the 30mm macro lens finally showed some lens flare. Still, … Continue reading

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January 31, 2017

Look what mom got me. It’s a hood to keep my head warm. I look pretty dashing in it, I must woof. And the best part… It’s a Game of Bones hood! Cool, huh?!!! Thanks mom! I really didn’t need … Continue reading

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