Monday, May 30, 2016

Memorial Day

Memorial Day

Sunday, May 29, 2016


This spot has a view of downtown.

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Veggies growing

Garden on Lee St.

Friday, May 27, 2016


Practicing photographing smoke.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Deer on Piedmont

Deer watching, them and me.

Monday, May 23, 2016

Roof lines

Different style of roofs.

Sunday, May 22, 2016

View from the back row

Instrumentalists were in place and the singers were ready and would be the back row at St. Mary's Church choir.

Friday, May 20, 2016

Graduation Day

Blacksburg High School, class of 2016, graduation day today.  Main Street sported the flags.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Big machines

Utilities project part of the landscape along Clay St.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Practicing f stops

Some work with aperature

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Volunteer Rescue Squad celebrates new building

Blacksburg Volunteer Rescue Squad held a "ribbon cutting" for its new Station 5.  Mayor Ron Rordam and Squad Chief Dave English did the honors with an appropriate implement before the squad members pushed a new vehicle into the new building.

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Quiet Henderson Lawn

After all the Virginia Tech action of the last two days, the community is quiet....until football season.

Friday, May 13, 2016


Many mornings I walk the same route as the deer.

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Delegate Joseph Yost

The Virginia General Assembly Delegate who represents this area, Joseph R. Yost, spoke at a program for Retirees today.  Yost reminded us that the Virginia General Assembly is the oldest representative governing body in the nation.  

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Farmers Market sign

The banner at the entrance to the Farmers Market

Monday, May 9, 2016

Community Band

The Blacksburg Community Band's spring concert was a Salute To Veterans.  The honor guard from the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets presented the military flags for the Armed Forces Salute

Sunday, May 8, 2016

Rescue helicopter

Was close to the helicopter as it took off after a rescue.  The accident was at the exit for Virginia Tech from the 460 bypass.

Saturday, May 7, 2016


Working on a photography project about stopping motion.

Friday, May 6, 2016


Tonight his music is celebrated

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Sun rise

Early morning is a great time for photographs.  It amazes me how many people are out in the early morning.  It is so crowded on my walk that a "runner" had to stop to let me take this she would not be in the sunrise photo.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

League of Women Voters

Annual meeting of the Montgomery County League

Monday, May 2, 2016

Starting to grow

Delightful garden starting again.

Sunday, May 1, 2016