Photography

McAdenville Christmas Lights 2014

Everything felt Christmasey at this Christmas town except for the weather, it was exceptionally nice and warm when we visited McAdenville last night. McAdenville is a small textile town near Charlotte, North Carolina. We have visited McAdenville the last several years, and the traffic was unbelievable long. I took my sisters and nephews visiting from… Continue reading McAdenville Christmas Lights 2014

Community, Holiday, Photography

McAdenville Christmas Town USA 2012

We went back to McAdenville Christmas town, the last time we visited was in 2010.  I recorded some video clips and will post that when I have more time. Click here to watch this video on YouTube This image below is a 30 second exposure, and a tripod is a must.  I also didn't want… Continue reading McAdenville Christmas Town USA 2012

Community, Event, Holiday, Photography, Plant

Holiday Lights at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

[vimeo  http://vimeo.com/33861685 w=515&h=290] Click here to view this video on YouTube Yesterday we decided to visit the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden to see the Christmas lights. We got there early and it was still light outside. Some of my photos have digital noise, there was not enough lighting and I bumped the ISO up to… Continue reading Holiday Lights at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

Holiday, Photography

Biltmore Christmas Lights 2011

We visited Biltmore on Sunday to see the Christmas lights.  The decoration in the front lawn is not as nice as last year, but inside the house is as pretty as ever.  It's too bad that we can't take picture of the inside. We got there around 3:30pm (15:30) and had plenty of time to… Continue reading Biltmore Christmas Lights 2011

Holiday

McAdenville Christmas Town USA

I couldn't believe that we have a Christmas Town USA close by, I decided to keep the original sounds in the video instead of replacing it with the holiday music. Click here to watch this video on Youtube McAdenville is a small textile town, with several plants located in town, and several on the outskirts.  … Continue reading McAdenville Christmas Town USA

Holiday, Wildlife

Saturday Random Photos

Bruce Springsteen - Santa Claus is Coming to Town It's kind of odd to see the seagulls Ring-billed  Gulls at a shopping mall when we are miles away from any lake and not to mention the ocean. They are a few that perched on top of the street lamp post. And hanging out by the… Continue reading Saturday Random Photos