The space shuttle Enterprise visited Scott Air Force Base in June 1983. (1983)


For about two decades, I traveled to Indianapolis to see the Indy 500 race on two occasions and the qualifying time trails every year. I got to the point where I wanted to use a slower shutter speed, so that the car was in focus, while the tires and background were blurred. This is the car of Al Unser, Jr. at the 1991 time trials.


The sun came out after a heavy rain and I took one of my cameras and a macro filter to get some closeups of flowers in our yard. Concerning this image, I was struck by how each raindrop reflected the sun and clouds differently, as well as the tiny sparkling flecks in the petal. (2014)