Eric Ming on the road in northern New Mexico working for the man

Photos from Tres Piedras and driving down from the San Luis Valley when the fire was taking off yesterday. 

No evacuation for El Rito unless winds change. Tomorrow is in the 90’s and single digit humidity.

They are taking infrared  shots of the fire tonight to further gauge it’s size.

Crédito total, Eric Ming

Midnight Fire north of El Rito

Five planets aligned in night sky ~ The Washington Post


Mercury (not shown), Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn will align in a diagonal. (NASA/JPL-Caltech)

Five planets are aligned in night sky for the first time in 18 years

The best planetary party in almost two decades has begun. Like a 17th-century astronomer, you can join it by just looking up.


a few EB shots


Base of Victoria Falls, locals come out to bid us Farewell, 1st descent of the Zambezi

Crédito total, Edgar Boyles

Arbor Day, Aspen ~ photo credit EB
Indoor sprouting with Elizabeth, photo credit EB