Bee Glowing in the Morning Light

It was a hot day at Tohono Chul Park in Tucson, Arizona. The bees weren’t about to start their pollen collection until they got a drink out of one of the fountains on the property. I love how this bee is back-lit by the sun and appears to glow. Image registered  with U.S. Office of […]

Raising Money for Pediatric Cancer Research

Yesterday was  the fifteenth annual Tee Up For Tots Golf Tournament, which raises money for pediatric cancer research at Steele Children’s Research Center and Diamond Children’s Hospital in Tucson, Arizona. Every year since the very first tournament,  I have donated my photography services and my friend Dave Sitton has given his time as the master […]

Prickly Rose

I recently returned from a two-week camping trip through Western Colorado. Several areas, including the Golden Gate Canyon State Park northeast of Idaho Springs, and along state route 36 between Estes Park and Lyons, are home to Prickly Rose shrubs, in addition to the many varieties of conifers, Aspen and Birch trees. The Prickly Rose […]

Motorists: Please Stop Behind the Bike Boxes!

Tucson is implementing some new road markings to aid in keeping our cyclists safe while sharing the roads with automobiles. The lime green areas painted near intersections are called “bike boxes.” They are for bicyclists to use when stopping at an intersection, but not for cars to use. These boxes will allow the bicycles to […]