Migration Meeting at home on Highview Angus Ranch

Having posted enough fire updates for days on end, I decided to grab my point-and-shoot and go for a walk after feeding my horses. I was hoping to get at least one nice picture of the thousands of birds who are gathering for their migrant trips on our irrigation pipes. I ended up choosing two of them.  Shot with a … Continue ReadingMigration Meeting at home on Highview Angus Ranch

Sparrows in deep winter at home at Highview Angus Ranch

Two little Sparrows wintering at Highview Angus Ranch It all started with two, then there came more, and now we have a six-pack after setting out a block of wild bird seeds for the winter. There is nothing more beautiful than to wake up on a winter morning to the chirping of these beautiful little birds.  Click here to subscribe … Continue ReadingSparrows in deep winter at home at Highview Angus Ranch

Glorious Sunrise at Highview Angus Ranch

Waking up with The Seven Devils in Idaho from Highview Angus Ranch, September 10, 2021   Ruby Peak in the waláwa mountains, the homeland of the Nimiipuu aka Nez Perce.Pictures are taken from Highview Angus Ranch, on the lower Alder Slope.     Click on image to view large picture Click on image to view large picture Angus grazing in the … Continue ReadingGlorious Sunrise at Highview Angus Ranch

Playing with colors in October

A project of colors that are almost hidden to the human eye.   My software allows me to bring out what otherwise can hardly be seen. Post-processing includes what is called “de-hazing” in Adobe Lightroom. It minimized the natural haze looking toward The Seven Devils and encourages the blues to jump out front.   [CLICK ON THE PICTURE] to see … Continue ReadingPlaying with colors in October

Fall is getting closer at Highview Angus Ranch in Wallowa County, Oregon

Fall is getting closer in Wallowa County, Oregon 39 degrees and lots of moisture in the air when I stepped outside to feed this morning. Breathing in fresh air is one of God’s gifts to humanity but it hasn’t been that way for quite a while.   Click on image to view large picture Click on image to view large picture … Continue ReadingFall is getting closer at Highview Angus Ranch in Wallowa County, Oregon