I stalked this little guy with the nut for about five minutes. He couldn’t get rid of me. I think he thought I was trying to take his nut from him. Does he remind anyone of the Pixar squirrel in the Ice Age movies?
Cutting through the Mayflower Hotel in downtown D.C. on my way to attend a lecture at National Geographic, I took the opportunity to snap a few shots in the grand foyer as hotel staff prepared for a buffet event. This is my whimsical artist’s vignette of the foyer decorated for the holidays.
I was driving along, on my way to run an errand, and I saw this. I pulled a u-ey, and spent the next 20 minutes snapping away with my little Nikon Coolpix I always carry with me. The light was perfect; the foliage was in its autumnal prime.
Looking out over the Adriatic from the Istrian peninsula of Croatia at dusk, just as the sun broke through the clouds that had predominated the sky most of the day. This was one of those “I must find someplace to stop the car” moments.