Category Archives: Porter’s Daily Posts for Sept. 2015

October 23, 2015

Definitely better weather today. The clouds were moving out in the morning. When dad and I walked out to the Ponds, the afternoon was glorious! It was a pretty exciting day in the front yard too. Karen! Look! A squirrel!!!! … Continue reading

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September 30, 2015

Today we went over to GEMS horse sanctuary. Along the way I checked out the last of the wildflowers. Lots of sand burrs on this road too. Hard on the paws. I got a photo of Karen taking photos once … Continue reading

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September 29, 2015

The day wasn’t looking too promising when dad and I went for our jog. Those clouds blew off to the east as the morning wore on. Yup, looking pretty good on Porter’s Perch. What’s this?!!! You might think that I’ve … Continue reading

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September 28, 2015

I’ll woof you that I wasn’t real eager to get out of bed this morning, since I was up late for the lunar eclipse last night. But I did get up to give dad company on his jog. It wasn’t … Continue reading

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September 27, 2015

I was pretty pumped for the eclipse of the moon this evening. Oh I won’t deny that I was pretty pumped for a darn good breakfast too. The day was another beautiful summer day (yeah, yeah, I know it’s fall). … Continue reading

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September 26, 2015

Wasn’t as good as Pegasus, but we did get a Burger King breakfast after dad and I jogged on this warm morning. Food got better for lunch, however, as we went downtown Denver and then stopped at Chicago Vienna Beef. … Continue reading

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September 24, 2015

A darn warm jog this morning on a darn fine summer morning. Yeah, yeah, I know it’s autumn. Later in the morning I decided to compare the Sony A7r/Canon 70-200mm combination to the Sony NEX/Sigma 60mm lens combination. A7r/Canon 70-200mm: … Continue reading

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September 23, 2015

From what they say, this is the first day of autumn. You’d never guess it by the temperature, since it was well into the 80’s today. Interesting clouds during our jog that cleared out as the morning wore on. I … Continue reading

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September 22, 2015

Just keep those beautiful mornings for jogging happening! More clouds today than sun, but the temperature sure wasn’t late September. The best part of the day was dinner at Duke’s. Dog oh dog, do I ever love that place! The … Continue reading

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September 21, 2015

Another darn nice morning for a jog. Yup, I was enjoying the morning and looking pretty darn good, if I do woof so myself. Hope this good September weather just keeps on a happening. Just think, last year we had … Continue reading

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September 20, 2015

What’s this? That would be the last of a Burger King breakfast, if you know what I’m woofing. It sure made me dance to have such a great start to the day! And who better for a dance partner than … Continue reading

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September 19, 2015

Much better morning for a jog today. I coupled the Canon 50mm lens to the Sony A7r. When I get the focus right, it is a tack sharp combination. We had a Burger King breakfast and then drove to Best … Continue reading

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September 18, 2015

Darn cloudy this morning. On our jog I thought it a good time to use some flash on the Asters. It came out okay, but no real zing to it. Guess I need to put another flash or two into … Continue reading

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September 17, 2015

Here we are back in Castle Rock and taking our jog on Tower Road. Darn nice morning for it. It’s not the views of Basset Back Ridge, but it is a darn impressive view nonetheless. The biggest problem around Castle … Continue reading

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September 16, 2015

One last run before we leave for Castle Rock. This is it! The spot where so many runs on Windsong Rise, Basset Back Ridge, and Circle Viewpoint have started. Home to fine scenery on a spectacular morning! Home to plenty … Continue reading

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September 15, 2015

A most excellent run to Circle Viewpoint. I could stop just about anywhere for the soft lighting. Dad and I have been jogging on Quartz Trail too. It has some darn nice views. In the afternoon, dad and I went … Continue reading

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September 14, 2015

Yea! I was out for my early morning run at Circle Viewpoint this morning. I’ll woof to you that it was quite hazy under the cloudless sky. Dad and I feel a bit desperate to photograph the wildflowers, since we … Continue reading

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September 13, 2015

One last morning at the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary. I don’t know what dad was thinking when he took the above photo of me. Hey, look at this! Almost next to my nose! Out with the Spanish Mustangs, I … Continue reading

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September 12, 2015

Another morning at the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary…okay, where are those Spanish Mustangs? Oh-ho! I see’em. Let’s get going! There’s Honey looking ever so beautiful. Honey! Jeez! Let’s show some decorum here! And really, I’ve got to woof to … Continue reading

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September 11, 2015

Bark about a superb morning to be at the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary! I was up early to catch the sun. Needless to woof, we took advantage of this beautiful morning to visit the Spanish Mustangs. How’s Tatertot doing, … Continue reading

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September 10, 2015

The day had a lot of clouds, but that didn’t stop me from appreciating the wildflowers. Dad and I had a great jog out to Circle Viewpoint. Dog oh dog, I do love this place! In the afternoon, dad and … Continue reading

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September 09, 2015

On our way to a Basset Back Ridge run this morning (quite a fine morning too!), I stopped to appreciate the beautiful Broom Snakeweed. Do you like it better with the Sony A7r and Sony 55mm lens? Or the Sony … Continue reading

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September 08, 2015

Yahoo! The morning couldn’t be beat for a jog on Basset Back Ridge. Don’t I look great on Basset Bump on Basset Back Ridge? On this beautiful morning the Broom Snakeweed was stunning. In the afternoon dad and I went … Continue reading

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September 07, 2015

I was ready for a little rest after our jog. The sun was coming out and a nice nap under the sun would be just the thing. Karen and dad had other ideas, however. They hopped me into the Jeep … Continue reading

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September 06, 2015

What beautiful light for our jog this morning! The Gumweed looked very fine indeed, as did this Porter Basset. Yeah, it looked like a lot of clouds would be with us for the morning, but they cleared out. Motorcycle riding … Continue reading

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September 05, 2015

It’s on to Edgemont today! We hit the Wyoming border, leaving behind the cloudy skies of Colorado. Looking good there Porter! A little north of Lusk, we stopped to enjoy the scenery at my favorite spot on US 85. Way … Continue reading

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September 04, 2015

The Sony A7r arrived!!! Yup, it’s time for Porter on Porter’s Perch with a new camera. I haven’t received the Sony 55mm lens yet, so this shot was taken with the Canon 50mm lens. I tried out the Canon 100mm … Continue reading

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September 03, 2015

Dog oh dog, that Jeep sure can make things rough. I should be helping Karen installing a rack kit on the Jeep, yes, I should. But, well, I just couldn’t get myself into the toils and troubles of the Jeep. … Continue reading

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September 01, 2015

Still some wildflowers left, but there aren’t many. Pretty morning with the waning moon on an azure sky. All in all it was a good morning for a jog. And it was a good evening with Karen’s wonderful lasagna. Rumor … Continue reading

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