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Fossil Creek

SONY ILCE-7RM3, 1⁄1.6 sec, f/22, ISO 50

Over two years ago we learned about Fossil Creek. Last summer the whole area was closed for months due to extrem fire danger. This year we finally decided to make it happen. I checked the availability for permits and found

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A good day…

SONY ILCE-7RM3, 1⁄500 sec, f/8, ISO 500

Today ended up being a good day. I went, as on so many days before, out to the Salt River early morning to see if I can find some wildlife to take pictures of and ended up at Coon Bluff.

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Horseshoe Dam

SONY ILCE-7RM3, 1⁄400 sec, f/14, ISO 640

Exactly to the day one year ago we came here with my mom. It was a cloudy rather trist day and we didn’t see a single flower and only a few puddles of water. Today it looked quite a bit

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Cacti covered in snow

SONY ILCE-7RM3, 1⁄200 sec, f/14, ISO 125

While Switzerland is currently enjoying Spring weather and unusual mild temperatures, we here in the South West of the United States were hit by a massive, once in a lifetime winter storm that brought snow to unusual places like Los

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Early Spring

SONY ILCE-7RM3, 1⁄200 sec, f/5.6, ISO 125

Due to the amount of rain we got over the last few weeks and months, the desert is very green, there are weeds and grass everywhere and we heard this week that the poppies up at Bartlett Lake are blooming

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ZooLights

SONY ILCE-7RM3, 1⁄20 sec, f/2, ISO 640

Our friends Hilary and Randy invited us to visit ZooLights last night – thanks for the opportunity! Every year from the end of November through early January the Phoenix Zoo puts up an amazing and impressive display of colorful lights

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Merry Christmas

SONY ILCE-7RM3, 1⁄80 sec, f/1.4, ISO 125

Looking back, 2018 was quite an eventful and costly year for us. It started off with Marco’s triple hernia surgery in February! A little later my mom, Francine, spent 3 weeks with us. Marco took her to our favorite photo

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