Archive for March, 2015

Mysterious Bridge

After work last Friday I headed to the South side of town.  Going over the bridge on Lake Decatur, fog made it very difficult to see.  As soon as I crossed the bridge, I was back out of the fog.

The thought came to me.  I know of an old bridge that would look great in the fog.  Off I drove.  So for the next 25 minutes, I cut through the city, and then I hit the country roads.  Driving down to the river via an old road,there they were.  Fog, river, bridge and a boat, all welcoming me .  Alright.  Time to break out the camera.  Out came the tripod, I needed that to compose the image and for the slower shutter speed.

150324_024I love it when bad weather makes for a great image.  Foggy dreary days are some of the best for photographers.  Don’t let bad weather run your day, let it open the treasure of creativity.  After all was done with the camera, it was time to sit back and enjoy the moment.  Geese, ducks, woodpeckers, nuthatches and other birds all made music for my ears.  My, what God has created…