I’m obsessed with lichens these days. I also finally have a decent macro lens that can capture their details. I found these in the Sandia foothills.
Usually they’re way high up in trees in the Rio Grande Bosque. The other day, though, I came around a corner and saw this one low in a small tree. As soon as we made eye contact, it bumbled down off the tree and onto the ground. It was pretty dark and there was a…
A little red-headed house finch finds a dry spot in the aftermath of Albuquerque’s recent “blizzard.”
Last night’s super-soft sunset: Just a couple of stripes of light during the darkest days of the year.
Fallen leaves in Whitewater Canyon (southwestern New Mexico) frame the reflection of a sycamore tree.
A trio of butterflies that aren’t supposed to be in New Mexico in November: Two western pygmy blues on the left and an acmon blue (I think) on top.