Bent Creek and Lake Powhatan Winter Walk in the Woods – Asheville, NC

I found myself in Bent Creek adventuring on a winter day, discovering the beauty on a trail I have never taken.  While wandering on the Hard Times Road, I couldn’t resist the call of a little creekside cutout trail crossing leading me up the Hard Times Spur. This trail took me up and across a … More Bent Creek and Lake Powhatan Winter Walk in the Woods – Asheville, NC

Fascinating details in nature – Camilla Calnan Photography adventures

I have always been intrigued and fascinated with details, especially in nature.  As I walk through the forest, my eye and camera seem to wander to find the strange, the unique, textures and colors, contrast and dimension.  Ferns have forever been a favorite plant for me to photograph – patterns in the fronds, the greens … More Fascinating details in nature – Camilla Calnan Photography adventures

Bent Creek Trail Film Adventure – Asheville North Carolina Nature Photography

It was early summer when we headed out to the trails at Bent Creek Experimental Forest in Asheville, North Carolina.  I brought one of my favorite old film cameras with me – a twin lens reflex camera made in 1952.  It is a Rolleicord that I purchased from the original owner’s son years ago when … More Bent Creek Trail Film Adventure – Asheville North Carolina Nature Photography