Puchinpappy's photos


  • Water Droplets

    For the Saturday Self-challenge: Waterdrops. You may see the entire decal in the note. "Listen to the Rhythm of the Falling Rain" for Sight and Sound. www.youtube.com/watch?v=lC2Fu20X_KY

  • Leaf Decal with Water Drops

    The leaf decal is used on our window to prevent birds from striking and injuring themselves.

  • Edmonton Night Scene

    The dome of the Alberta Legislature Building is behind a span of Edmonton's newest bridge that was opened this year. The red on the bottom of the frame are light streaks from the traffic.


  • Add Some Drama

    For the Saturday Self-challenge: Process anything. I let the dramatic art filter on my camera do most of the work this week and then enhanced the drama on Lightroom. Looking out my back door at sunset.

  • Chocolate Cosmos

    We had an unusual September snow this week with temperatures hovering around 0 Celsius. The white background is snow. See PIP for other snowy garden shots. For the Saturday Self-challenge: Flowers SOOC.

  • Protecting the Flowers

    We had an unusual September snow this week with temperatures hovering around 0 Celsius. My wife brought some of the pots inside the house to protect them from the snow and the cold. Guard kitty is doing his part.


  • Petunias

    We had an unusual September snow this week with temperatures hovering around 0 Celsius. Our petunias are hardy will last long past this setback.

  • Hydrangea and Ice

    We had an unusual September snow this week with temperatures hovering around 0 Celsius.

  • Snow on the Leaves

    An unusually early snowfall comes to our backyard. The peonies are long gone but the remaining leaves caught the snow beautifully.


  • Squares and Rectangles

    Saturday Self-challenge: Squares and/or rectangles. The effect was created with an in-camera art filter.

  • No Tennis Tonight

    Rained out.

  • Dragonfly on a Rock With a Shadow

    In my backyard.


  • Great Blue Heron 3

    For the Saturday Self-challenge: foreground bokeh. In the PIP is another photo of the same bird in the same place. I found this one on a pond near our house. Although they are not rare in our area, this is the first time I had seen one. I was particularly…

  • Mountain Ash Berries

    Early morning dew on the Mountain Ash tree.

  • Great Blue Heron

    This Great Blue Heron was found in a pond on the south side of Edmonton. It will not find any fish in this water but it has been hanging around for a few days. I have rarely seen a Heron in Alberta and never in the city.


  • Odd Couple at the Feeder

    A Downy Woodpecker looks at a female House Finch at the feeder in my back yard.

  • My Wife's Backyard

    For the Saturday Self-challenge: Use the window as a frame. The decals on the windows are placed on the outside. This spring we had a number of bird strikes on the window and it was injuring the birds. The reflection made them think it was a continuation…

  • New Walterdale Bridge

    This is Edmonton's newest bridge completed in 2018. It replaced a bridge that was built in 1913. It spans the North Saskatchewan River. In the background, one can see the iconic High Level Bridge, also completed in 1913. It once moved trains across the ri…


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