Appreciate a Snow Storm?

If you have no need to use roads or sidewalks, you may find much to appreciate about a snow storm. Which of these can you appreciate about snow storms?  The sense of quiet and tranquility that occurs when snow covers everything. Recreational opportunities such as […]

Bridge Perspective

It’s fun to look at bridges from different perspectives. This gave me the sensation of looking off into the distance and imaging the possibilities. What does the future hold?  See imagesbyvandyne on for more photos.

Ride the River

This scene reminded me of the J.J. Cale song, “Ride the River.” Floatin’ down that old river, boy  All my worries far behind  Floatin’ down that old river, boy  Leave old memories way behind  Yesterday is slowly fadin’  All my life I’ve been waitin’  For […]

Tree Sculpture

Have you ever looked up at the clouds and seen shapes? For me, nature is a form of art. As with other forms of art, we see different things when we look at them. To me, this tree looks like an elephant. My Aunt Pam […]

Low-Traffic Bridge

I’m fascinated with bridges of all shapes and sizes. What I like about this one is the sound of my feet on the wooden slats, the trees all around me creating interesting shadows, and the low-traffic providing me with some quiet time.  See imagesbyvandyne on […]

Waterfall Delights the Senses

I’ve always liked the way a photo can capture a waterfall. I look at this and remember the sound of the water splashing, the sight of the sunlight dancing off the water droplets, and the smell of the damp rock. Waterfalls delight my senses. For […]

Ready for Spring

What would it be like to be a tree and know that’s it’s time for Spring? What if we sprouted new leaves every Spring? If you sprout some new leaves, let me know. I’d like to get a photo of that.  See imagesbyvandyne on […]

Super Moon

With this much illumination, you might think this is a photo of the sun. When a full moon is at the point in its elliptical orbit so that it is closest to earth, we call it a SUPER moon. Because it is 17,000 miles closer […]

Why I Enjoy Landscape Photography

by Malinda VanDyne What about landscapes draws you to them? Is it difficult to overcome the urge to kick off your shoes and run across a field of blooming clover? Does the sunlight dancing on a pool of water captivate you so much that […]

Faux Mushrooms

For some reason, there are many strange growths on the trees in this little forest. At first glance, I thought these were mushrooms. Upon looking again, I think they are a type of tree growth.


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