Tag Archives: Washoe Lake

Pond Hockey ~ Washoe Valley, Nevada

Been really busy lately and have neglected my blog…hopefully things will start to settle down in a bit. Wanted to post some pictures of a hockey game we came across while out and about one weekend. After spending some time … Continue reading

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For Today ~ 18 January 2011 ~ Simple Woman’s Daybook

FOR TODAY … 18 January 2011~ Outside My Window… people driving to work, high clouds, geese flying by…gonna be another BEAUTIFUL SPRING DAY in January! I am thinking… I’m not! Rut-roh. I am thankful for… Mom Nature’s 3 days of … Continue reading

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Bullock’s Orioles in Washoe Valley, Nevada

On that fieldtrip we took to Washoe Valley we thought the bird we saw a Western Tanager…but after looking closely at my sister’s pictures, it’s a Bullock’s Oriole. Am posting two of her pictures of the birds and one of … Continue reading

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Photographs from the Mark Vollmer Fieldtrip to Washoe Valley

Well ~ Saturday we all met up at TMCC’s Meadowood building and carpooled down to the south end of Washoe Valley. Our first stop (besides Wendy’s so Colleen could buy a hamburger) was the wildlife viewing area with the boardwalk. … Continue reading

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Capture Desert’s Spring Colors Workshop ~ Mark Vollmer

Last night was our class lecture and the highlights were: * Class overview & introductions * Opening multi-media slide show * Slide show lecture: how natural light and compositional elements such as lines, patterns and colors come together to make … Continue reading

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