More & More Bobcat Pictures

I got 16 new bobcat photos on the trail camera over the past few nights. The bobcat continues to seem completely unaware of the camera and its infrared flash. UPDATE August … [Read more...]

A Hawk, A Bobcat, And A Naughty Dog

I'm not sure if I keep seeing the same hawk or if more than one of them is trying to figure out how to break into our Eglu coop and have a chicken dinner. Either way, glad the coop and the run extension that I made seem … [Read more...]

Pond Swim With Grandkids

We have both of the grandkids overnight for the first time and took a swim in the pond during the late afternoon heat today. Here's Brielle with her swim floats. We swam over to the artesian spring and I found this school of baby bass … [Read more...]

Hawk Got Another Squirrel

The game camera got this shot of a red shouldered hawk yesterday afternoon. I'm still impressed that it can shoot pictures fast enough to get things like spread wings on landing. A closer look shows something furry, most likely a squirrel, … [Read more...]

First DJI Drone Flight

I took my first solo drone flight this afternoon and found that the DJI Phantom 4 is very easy to fly. I also found that I kind of need a savvy camera operator as a sidekick. I set cameras to "automatic for idiots" mode and that's about all I know to … [Read more...]

Still Studying The Chicken Problem

Kahlua kitty jumps up on the chicken run every morning when I am feeding them. This was alarming to them at first but they pretty much ignore her now. … [Read more...]

Beginning My Drone Adventures

I bought a used DJI Phantom 4 and am starting to learn the many things that there are to know about flying it and using the camera. So many things! … [Read more...]

No Critters But…

The trail camera got a pretty cool black and white picture of an oak tree that was split in half by Hurricane Charlie but survived. … [Read more...]

Coyote Again

The coyote showed up again, wandering past my Japanese persimmon tree. The streak of light is likely an insect flying near the camera and lit up by the flash. … [Read more...]

Coyote And Other Critter Pics

The coyote came back by my camera, along with a few regular visitors. With my previous trail camera, the noise and the visible red flash would always result in the second picture showing the animal looking right at the camera. … [Read more...]