Me and Marie

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Aunt Betty has asked me for a family portrait.  We don’t have anything current, so Marie and I scouted a location for making one.  This is one possibility.

Friday Hike at Little Granite Mountain

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Four of us, Marilyn, Linda, Bob, and I skipped the scheduled Fitness Hike at McDowell Mountain Park this week.  Instead, we met at Linda’s house and hiked up to the top of Little Granite Mountain! The goal was get to … Continued

Peters’ Family Photos

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Tom’s Thumb from the Northwest

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I hiked up to Tom’s Thumb on Wednesday.  I started at the Tom’s Thumb Trailhead and hiked a short ways on the Tom’s Thumb Trail until I reached the climber’s access trail to Fort McDowell, Lost Wall, and Half-and-Half Wall. … Continued

Saguaro at Twilight

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This is another shot from the Fountain Hills Lake Overlook Trail.  The sun had set about half an hour earlier; I was waiting for the fountain to rise again at 6pm.   Sony NEX-7 w/ LA-EA2 and Zeiss 24mm lens … Continued

Barnhardt Trail in the Snow and Ice

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Nick, Bob, Joe, Marilyn, and I hiked the Barnhardt Trail on Sunday. These icicles near the small cactus were a harbinger of things to come. A view of one of the mountains in the area. A small cactus coexisting with … Continued

Joe and Marie on Christmas Morning

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Joe with Molly: Marie looks at one of her Christmas gifts:

Saguaro in the Moonlight

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This photo was taken from the hillside trail overlooking the Fountain Park.  It was a single exposure at f/2, 123 seconds, ISO 100, with a focal length of 24mm, but the RAW file was processed twice in order to get … Continued

Friday Hike at the Tom’s Thumb Trailhead

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Friday’s Hike wasn’t an official Fitness Hike scheduled at McDowell Mountain Park, but five of us met at the Tom’s Thumb Trailhead just off of 128th Street.  Bob, Bob’s dog Sarge, Linda, Nick, and I hiked the Marcus Landslide Trail, … Continued

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