September 3, 2017

The September 2017 Views

Almost full (Sept. 3):



Smokey skies from Western US fires (Sept. 4):

Fire moon (Sept. 4):

Fire sun (Sept. 5):

Another fire sun (Sept. 7):


...and fire moon (Sept. 7): 

The smoke moved out! (Sept. 8):


Back to beautiful sunsets (Sept. 9):


Thunderheads and Cedar Waxwings (Sept. 10):






Alpenglow (Sept. 13):

Snowy peaks and backyard visitors (Sept. 16):















August 3, 2017

The August 2017 Views

Smokey night from the fires in ID and MT (Aug. 3):

Guarding her feeder (Aug. 13):

Hanging around under the deck - hoary comma anglewing butterfly (Aug. 13):

Fireweed through the deck (Aug. 19):



Dusk (Aug. 19):

Dusk (Aug. 20):

All of the following were taken from the deck -
before, during, and after, on Eclipse day (Aug. 21):
7:30am 
11:30am

11:19am

11:29am

11:36am

11:36am

11:38am

11:38am

1pm
Shades of sunset (Aug. 22):


Half & half sky (Aug. 23):

Some leaves are turning already! 

Sunset peaches (Aug. 24):

Red-shifted moon caused by smoke from wildfires somewhere (Aug. 26):

The earthshine was strong (Aug. 27):

Always inspiring, the view from our deck (Aug. 29):