This ridge is highest point in the area. In the background of the first picture you can see the Mississippi River. Andrew and Matthew, (Bob’s sons), are standing by a natural spring and the final pictures shows the valley behind his house…which we hiked down to….which we had to hike back up. Luckily, Bob got
Cool drone vid by George Krieger captures Burning Man pretty well. https://www.facebook.com/georgekrieger/videos/10212701306316032/UzpfSTc5NjA3OTM3NzoxMDE1NjY0NzE4ODc4NDM3OA/ https://www.facebook.com/georgekrieger/videos/10212701306316032/UzpfSTc5NjA3OTM3NzoxMDE1NjY0NzE4ODc4NDM3OA/
Baby hummingbirds!!!!! And, mom is feeding the babies. I’m worried about the little one in the back. Mom doesn’t seem to feed it as much. 😔 The last picture shows the size of the leaves of the tree that the nest is in. It will give you an idea of how tiny these beautiful creatures
The video is long, skip until there is about 1 minute remaining to see the tree fall. We were lucky. It missed the house, deck, landscaping and didn’t crack on of the bricks in the walkway. Fun was had by all.
I had to use a zoom lens and tripod to get the pictures. It was really difficult because 1)I’m not great with a camera, 2)my eye site is not what it was LOL, 3)it is hidden in the foliage about 20 feet off the ground, and 4)everything kept fogging up because of the high humidity.