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Wild mushroom

I am visiting family right now. Late summer and early fall in prime time for wild mushroom picking here. You hardly meet …

Flying in the countryside

Flying in the countryside

Last weekend we flew again. There was a Stearman fly-in breakfast at Burlington, Iowa. We took a couple of friends and there …

Marquette grapes (2)

Marquette grapes

Last weekend, our local photography club met for a shoot at the Fireside Winery, small place in the country with tasting room …

Vintage Dodge

Vintage cars

It was already a couple of weeks ago, there was a car show to accompany another event in town. A fly-in breakfast …

Piper 22-150 landing on Mississippi channel at Abel Island, IA

Abel Island fly-in

Abel Island is an airpark off the small peninsula on Mississippi River, in an Iowa town of Guttenberg. What puts this particular …

Bonanza in flight

Bonanza in flight

Another air to air. This time I had beautiful light, so close to sunset. We were flying over the lakes, and my …

Old windmill in the field

Windmill

The fun in previous evening flight was the great light and the abundance of interesting features on the ground – red barns, …