Monthly Archives: March 2017

March 30, 2017

Dog oh dog, I missed a decent sunrise. I just couldn’t get out the door early enough. Imagine these photos with a beautiful sunrise behind a handsome basset (me!). Sigh, yes imagine. Sigh, again. I did get the golden light … Continue reading

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March 29, 2017

Yes, this would be snow and wind…again. Of course, consider that this is the High Plains, so-o-o, six hours later. Which would you rather have? Yeah, pretty easy decision. Go for the sun and blue! But if the weather does … Continue reading

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March 28, 2017

Well, dog oh dog, those clouds sure took up residence today. Kept spitting out stuff too. Dog oh dog…sigh. And then we’ve got that snowstorm coming too. Feels like it’s almost here. Just look to the northwest. Dog oh dog…sigh. … Continue reading

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March 27, 2017

We’re gonna get sun this morning. Now that’s a good thing! The sunglow is coming up behind me. Heh, heh, I’ll pop my head up… now! Sunglow!!!! Time to enjoy it even if the ground is a bit cold. Warms … Continue reading

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March 26, 2017

Not much to bark nicely about the weather today. Darn dreary out. You can bet breakfast was the highest thing on my mind when we I came back inside. I was keeping track of mom and dad closely. So like, … Continue reading

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March 25, 2017

Bark about a difference a day makes! Kinda hard to believe that yesterday morning at this time there were blizzard conditions. It won’t be long before the sunrays are dappling a dapper Porter basset. I’m ready to greet the sun. … Continue reading

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March 24, 2017

As forecast…. geez, bark about a pain in the buttoski! Not that I didn’t do my normal grooming. A little snow isn’t going to stop me. But that wind, holy bassets! You had to hang onto your ears this morning! … Continue reading

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March 23, 2017

Hmm-m, I need to wake up for the sunrise. That’s one eye open. Two eyes open. Good morning sunshine! I can see that it’s going to be nice weather today. Too bad that we have a blizzard warning starting at … Continue reading

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March 22, 2017

I’m waiting for some sunglow. “Come on sunglow!” Still waiting. Ah, it’s here. The sunglow deserves some Sweet recognition. Yeah, pretty cool what a Lensbaby Sweet does with sunglow. It was sun and clouds mixed today, but darn nice overall. … Continue reading

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March 21, 2017

Shhh-h…if you’re really quiet, you can hear the sunglow peeping above the horizon. Though you probably need basset ears to hear the sunglow. It’s too bad that you don’t. Now you should be able to feel sunglow on your face. … Continue reading

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March 20, 2017

First day of spring sunrise! And it’s not a bad one. I had to snap these photos in between cars rushing past on Crowfoot Valley Road. But, all in all, it was a pretty productive sunrise. Easy to see however, … Continue reading

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March 19, 2017

Heh, heh, come with me to see a colorful sunrise. Too bad the clouds rolled in before the golden rays of the sun could tickle my nose. Stupid clouds! But later, the sun came out in time for breakfast at … Continue reading

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March 18, 2017

I was up early this morning, trying to catch a colorful sunrise. But, the color wasn’t happening above. So, I had to catch the golden glow. Which worked out pretty well, all in all. After my early morning walk, it … Continue reading

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March 17, 2017

Today is supposed to be mostly cloudy according to the weather folks. I’ll woof to you that the sunrise sure was promising. Sure looks like a lot of blue sky for mostly cloudy. You know what worked really well this … Continue reading

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March 16, 2017

Oh no, not those clouds again! As usual they were hauling butt to cover the sun as soon it came up. I figured that I wouldn’t have much time for photos before it became a dull grey morning. Good thing … Continue reading

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March 15, 2017

I dunno how it works. They keep forecasting sunny days and then it doesn’t happen, and I have to scramble to get early morning photos before the clouds take over. At least the waning moon was out for a little … Continue reading

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March 14, 2017

I was hoping for the most beautiful sunrise ever. That didn’t happen, but at least I got some color. And once the sun was up, those pesky clouds were doing their best to cover it. Rats! But, I’ll woof to … Continue reading

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March 13, 2017

Come on sun, you can do it! Tickle my nose, please! Yay! I could tell that it was going to be kind of a rough day for sunshine. Too many clouds moving in. This is golden grass. And this is … Continue reading

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March 12, 2017

Hey, the forecast said for mostly sunny skies today! So like, what’s this all about? Guess I’ll have to practice my flash technique this morning. Godox remote flash and basset anyone? So far the Godox transmitter and flash are easy … Continue reading

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March 11, 2017

I’d like to woof you that we had a lot of spring sun today, but that was not the case. The morning was darn gloomy. The gloom was weighing on me, no doubt about that. Go away clouds! Really, go … Continue reading

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March 10, 2017

Yeah, those clouds were covering the sun this morning, time for flash. You might not guess there were clouds because to the northwest there was blue sky. The above photo was taken with the Sony a6000. This next one is … Continue reading

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March 09, 2017

There were enough clouds to take away a good sun up. I did my best with what I got. These photos were taken with the Sigma 30mm lens on the Sony NEX-7. I had switched the Sony 30mm macro lens … Continue reading

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March 08, 2017

I’m going to name this day Fun with the Sunrise Day. Holy Basset! Look at how many ways there are to catch the rising sun. You got to admit that I’m pretty good at this! What’s even more amazing is … Continue reading

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March 07, 2017

Sun’s up! Wind’s up! So, I was wondering as I snap sunrise photos, how come the Sony NEX-7 has richer colors than the Sony a6000? Here’s the NEX-7: And here’s the a6000: Doesn’t make much sense, since both shots have … Continue reading

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March 06, 2017

Are you bored of basset sunrises? No, you can’t be! I mean, look at all the fun you’d be missing out on! Besides, how can anyone tire of the sun bringing golden warmth to a cold morning? Feels darn good. … Continue reading

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March 05, 2017

You know a basset nose is pretty darn special, about the best in the business for scenting. And you know how much us bassets love a good sunrise. Therefore has it ever occurred to you, that a basset nose creates … Continue reading

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March 04, 2017

Are you ready for a sunrise?!!!!! One, two, three… balance it on your nose. Four, five, six… give it a big basset lick! Give things a little Twist and it looks darn good in the golden light. See? Not bad … Continue reading

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March 04, 2017

Give me some of that old time sunrise!! Give me some of that old time sunrise!!! Give me some of that old time sunrise!!!! I hope you like my sunrise singing. You do?!!! Awww-ww, now I’m all self-conscious. We had … Continue reading

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March 02, 2017

Alright, here comes the sun again! I’ll play with it on my nose… and my ears. I know, I know, you’re probably asking, “Porter, why so many sunrise photos lately?” Well, you see, it’s like this. It isn’t too darn … Continue reading

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March 01, 2017

Yay!!!! Sunrise basset hounds enjoy! I will woof to you, however, that the sun as it moves to rising further north… it is getting blocked by the condos when I’m on Porter’s Perch. Ha! Ha! And giggle! It still can … Continue reading

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February 28, 2017

Nasty winter day out today. Cold and damp and snow. How about some sun?!!!!! Guess it will be photos inside today. I went again with low light focusing using the Sony 90mm macro lens on the a6300. You know what? … Continue reading

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