These tiny berries help sustain birds during the winter months. They really light up when the sun comes out.
Moto is Italian for “motion,” and in Italian motor bikes there is passion, sensuousness, and beauty to that motion. Perhaps in German machines we see efficiency and in British optimism. And what will we see fifty years from now in our current machinery?
Brian’s lovely Vespa:
BMW that’s not going anywhere soon:
Great looking BSA:
another beautiful Vespa:
In November of 2003 we camped in Death Valley for a couple of weeks. Wow, was it cold at night. Not many people around in the remote areas so we could really absorb the atmosphere, plus we had visits from roadrunners and coyotes.
A few shots from Zabriskie Point:
There is remarkably little in the way of sand dunes in Death Valley….this is one that we climbed on:
Even in November there is water around:
Sunset near Badwater Basin, 282 feet / 86 meters below sea level:
these photos were all shot with our first digital camera, a Canon A70…not as good as film, but glad I had it with me.
despite the unusual cold and rain, the flowers are making quite a show of it.
trillium, close to blooming