Barred Owl

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  by Jim

Over the past few months I’ve been busy with a number of other things, mostly my real job that has kept me away from my camera. I know that’s no excuse. So over the past weeks we’ve been visited by a barred owl, we think it comes back annually. It perches in an oak over …

An afternoon @ Cedar Key

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  by Jim

It was a beautiful Florida fall afternoon in Cedar Key.  Strolled the shops, bought a couple of things we really didn’t need, ;-). Dined on shrimp and oysters.  We eventually found a nice balcony to shoot a few photos from and enjoy a brew.     James Horne / CC BY-ND 3.0  

Tomato Hornworm

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  by Jim

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  This dude is having his way with a tomato plant!               James Horne / CC BY-ND 3.0

Silver River Canoe Trip

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  by Jim

The photos begin at the canoe put-in area. Obviously the warning sign is legit as you will see… 🙂 I put in from a canoe ramp at Silver River SP then paddled up stream 2 miles for almost 2 hours to the spring head, Silver Springs Park. The trip back took less, about an hour, …

Fishing at Daybreak

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  by Jim

This photo was taken on Lake Burton. The sky was clear and the weather was a calm morning with a bit of low fog on the surface of the lake. Sun just peaking over the mountain top. Title is Morning Catch. Visit the full gallery Exposure mode: Program Shutter speed: 1/200 Aperture: 7.1 Focal length: …

1938 All Over Again

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Taken on Lake Burton. This photo was taken @ 9:30am on a hazy overcast morning. It was converted to B&W due to the folks fishing made it look like it was 1938 all over again. Visit the full gallery Exposure mode: Program Shutter speed: 1/125 Aperture: 5.6 Focal Length: 24mm ISO: 200 James Horne / …