Tag Archives: Spring

Readers Photo Challenge: Spring has sprung

“Spring” is the theme of the current Readers Photo Challenge assignment and judging from the response spring has indeed sprung. Twenty-one readers sent in a whopping 134 photos. Most dealt with the growth that springtime brings. Flowers, both wild and homegrown, were a common subject. It’s also the season for the rebirth of living things, […]

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Old Man Spring

When my daughter and I left on our trip to New York in April, the weather here was very nice with clear skies and temperatures in the mid-70s. As our plane flew over the Sierra, we could see snow-covered mountaintops around the Lake Tahoe area. The skies soon clouded over and as we reached our […]

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Spring is in the air

Grower Michael Fondse checks out blossom in an almond orchard on Carrolton Road in Ripon. (Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 17-35mm @ 17mm. Exposure: 1/250 sec. @ f/11. ISO: 200) “Spring fever, spring is here at last Spring fever, my heart’s beating fast Get up, get out spring is everywhere” – Elvis Presley A bee […]

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Blast from the past: Beware of young lovers

I’m on vacation this week, so I thought I’d to reach back into my archives and showcase some of my favorite and/or more interesting photos from my nearly 23 years at the Record. All the beautiful weather lately has reminded me of a photo that I took in March of 1990. I was looking for […]

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