O’Connoradioland for September 19, 2011 Greetings from deep in the heart of Windows XP-land, here’s comes another award-eligible edition –week 18 to be exact—of this weekly conversation with you. Thanks for the comments (and corrections) on last week’s post. Man, fall’s comin’ on pretty fast here. The official arrival date is September 23, but we’ve […]
I’m looking for advice with this weeks “Cheyenne Shot of the Week.” I found photographing a Black Bird to be quite challenging. When the subject is black it’s hard to show much detail. Can anyone offer advice on how to capture better detail (ie: eyes or feathers, etc) with a subject that is so dominantly […]
O’Connoradioland for September 12, 2011 GOOF-UP ALERT!! In the story below about the ’57 World Series I said that my Milwaukee Braves had played the Brooklyn Dodgers. WRONG! As an astute reader pointed out, it was the New York Yankees. Thanks for the correction. Yikes, my mental transmission sure slipped a gear on that one. Hey, welcome to Week […]
With cooler weather a drive through Cheyenne Bottoms with your camera is a great way to spend an afternoon. Touring slowly by vehicle on the roads or dikes is a good way to visit The Bottoms as the critters are somewhat accustomed to traffic. There are driving tours with brochures available at entrances. You may also contact the Great […]
Eagle Communications and the Stiefel Theatre are giving you a chance to win a pair of tickets to see Kenny Wayne Shepherd, with special guests Tia Sellers & Mark Selby, LIVE Sunday, September 25th at the Stiefel Theatre in Salina. We’ll be giving away 2 Pairs of tickets on Thursday, September 22nd. To enter […]
The 115th annual Hoisington Labor Day Celebration was held over the weekend culminating in the big Labor Day Parade Monday morning. Eagle Radio’s own Scott Donovan served as MC for the event along with Eagle’s Steve Owens. Enjoy these parade pictures taken by Eagle’s Mark Goff…….
O’Connoradioland for September 5, 2011 Hello again from the Microphone Zone, it’s Week 16 of our cyber- rendezvous. Thanks for your kind comments, trivia guesses, observations, car stories and more. (Whenever they say ‘and more’, that usually means they can’t think of anything else). Not true in my case though; it just means ‘and more’. […]
The Otis-Bison Cougars showed that they will once again be a team to contend with in 8-man Division II as they rolled past St. John Friday night 58-14 in Otis. Here are some photo’s from that game taken by Everett Royer who has the web-site ksportsimages.com To view and purchase photo’s, go to Everitt’s web-site […]
When photographing at Cheyenne Bottoms you can get good pictures, even if there is no wildlife in the viewfinder. Take a trip though the bottoms this week, with your camera and binoculars.