Linda Grashoff's Photography Adventures

Posts tagged “Venice Myakka River Park

Iron Bacteria in Florida 1

My old pal Leptothrix discophora came out to play in the parks earlier this month. This photo was taken in a sweet lagoon of the Venice Myakka River Park.

Playing with the Landscape 13

November 30, 2017


Playing with the Landscape 12

November 29, 2017



Playing with the Landscape 11

November 28, 2017

Playing with the Leaves 2

March 18, 2017


Playing with the Leaves 1

March 17, 2017

It had been a while since I’d tried some Intentional Camera Movement, so when Lynda and I were at the Venice Myakka River Park, I played with the leaves a bit.

A Smaller Relative

March 16, 2017

The colors of this senescing palm leaf appealed to me. I didn’t see the lizard until I put the camera’s viewfinder up to my eye. (See the posts of the past few days to see the larger relative.)

Just a Little Tyke

March 15, 2017

This baby alligator was two feet long at most. The visitors at the Venice Myakka River Park who gazed at her stayed near the top of the bank. She may not be able to cause much damage, but it’s said that wherever there is a baby alligator, a mother alligator is not far away.

The Cleanup Crew 3

March 14, 2017

Maybe vultures don’t like to get their wings wet.

The Cleanup Crew 2

March 13, 2017

It wasn’t all be-polite-and-wait-your-turn with the vultures. In fact, they brawled over their food. Amid the mayhem I couldn’t tell whether the same guy fought off the challengers or the challengers replaced one another.