The weather is lovely in Paradise this summer, with no big fires and a little cooler than usual. I check my gamecams nearly every day and always take my camera with me. Please enjoy these seven pictures!
Please enjoy these nine photos from June 11th, capturing the sky, birds, and beauty:
Often during dry weather in the foothills, there will be both a red sunrise and sunset, each quite brief. Please enjoy these five pictures of a day in Paradise, ending with a crescent moon following the sunset:
From moonlight to sunrise, to sunlight, and to sunset, here are 11 photos taken over the last day. Please enjoy!
The wind often blows north here, up Nance Canyon, creating an updraft above our property, which is used by the vultures, hawks, and eagles to rapidly gain altitude. We had an unusual number of turkey vultures roosting here today, for about an hour. Two perched on the fence, with four more on a nearby treeContinue reading “A Visit From The Turkey Vultures Today”
When there are clouds to the east and the sunset is brilliant, the light will reflect off the eastern clouds too. Yesterday, it grew to a brilliant pink. Here are three photos of the eastern ‘sunset’, and two of the actual end of the day, due west. Please enjoy!
Last night was a very clear night for sky photos. Enjoy these five pictures, and please look left on the last one to see a faint meteor trail. The International Space Station swings by this Monday night at 10:22, at a height of 65 degrees, for seven minutes. I’ll have my camera ready for thatContinue reading “Saturday’s Sunset and The Milky Way”
A colorful and dramatic sky two days ago, during a rare rainstorm in June. Please enjoy these six pictures of that evening in Paradise:
All of our evacuation orders and warnings have been lifted in Butte County, and the nearby North Complex West Zone fire is about 90 percent contained (not out, though no longer growing). The skies are much clearer and we have even had the windows open all day – haven’t been able to do that sinceContinue reading “Near Sunset in Paradise – October 8th, 2020”