The Old Forge (Friday 1st February 2019)
It started snowing here on Thursday night and didn't let up until the following evening. By the morning the ground was carpeted with snow. I took this blip from the ground floor bathroom window at 1007 hr by which time I'd realised that I couldn't get a car down down the driveway to the road without skidding onto the A4.
The snow had brought the birds to the feeders and all day there were goldfinches, chaffinches, greenfinches, coal tits, blackbirds, pigeons, robins and even a jackdaw that had taken over the bird table in which some fat balls had sat undiscovered for a couple of weeks. A goldfinch and a robin are in Extras.
2.2.2019 (2232 hr)
Blip #2840 (#2590 + 250 archived blips taken 27.8.1960-18.3.2010)
Consecutive Blip #007
Blips/Extras In 2019 #17/265 + #011/100 Extras
Day #3233 (654 gaps from 26.3.2010)
LOTD #1982 (#1823 + 159 in archived blips)
Old Forge series
Snow and Ice series
Diary Blip series
Taken with Pentax K-1 Mark II and Pentax HD P-D FA 28-105mm f/3.5-5.6ED DC WR lens
Lozarhythm Of The Day:
Spirit - Ice (1969)
I used to have this on the B-side of Dark Eyed Woman but sadly it is not currently in my collection. It can be found on Spirit's third album Clear (or is it Clear Spirit? The cover art is ambiguous). It is an instrumental written by the band's keyboards player John Locke.
One Year Ago:
The Old Forge (Finches on the feeders)