Lives in United States Blaine, MN, United States
Works as a Jack (or I should say Jane) of all trades...
Has a website at
Joined on Aug 6, 2005
About me:

To get excited about good shots I manage to get lucky enough to capture, for at least 20 more years. :o)

I guess this is where we put our gear in. I finally have a list!
E-5, E-520, & E-300 w/both kit lenses 14-45mm, 40-150mm
50-200mm (original lens)
50-200mm (new version)
14-54mm (original lens)
70-300mm lens

MercurySoft1's recent activity

  • I think I am going to take a photo of something groovy inspired by the 60s as soon as I'm done with it. Otherwise I'm staying put until Tuesday.  It's tropical outside and I have one hard time ...
  • Stay safe and you got it covered, lots and lots of water and bring ice too.  That is a trip I would take in the dead of winter I think.  Can't wait to see some of your favorite photos.  Let us ...
  • You know you love us. :-D:-P  The longest I was away was while I was in the hospital then recouping from heart surgery.  Other than that, not too long. ha!  I'm glad you came back!
  • Replied in Great Endika
    When are you going to get that lady of yours out shooting again?  Now might be an excellent time. :-)
  • Replied in hahaha! Oh Brad
    I do hope we have at least another 12 days so I'll be around to post the winners.
  • It's super hot and so sultry I can barely breath out there.  The good news is nex week is going to be great between the t-storms. Hope to see some work in the comp gallery on Monday. Yeah! Again, ...
  • Wonder entries Colin and Paul!
  • Replied in Thanks Paul,
    I knew you would inspire us, and I knew you would have some numbers in your files!
  • in Las Vegas, I don't know what we'll do with you Trond. ha! I've never been to Vegas, probably wont ever go.  But, Hoover Dam and the Grand Canyon are near there, If you can go to those two places ...
  • I had to think really hard to come up with those  header photos.  I'll never forget my grandsons first birthday.  I took about a dozen shots of him with the balloon in them, only to find out they ...
  • I got this idea off of a 'photography challenge' blog. Sometimes when I don't have an idea, I let the internet help me along. I just used the bloggers introduction to the theme, because I couldn't ...
  • Thanks for always getting the galleries set up for everyone.  Makes getting it going that much easier for us.
  • Chris (Geo) what a great job you did with this theme.  You nearly tied yourself with your colorful lady and that great artwork and man with the wild and crazy pants, congrats to you! Yaelle, Stefan ...
  • Replied in Nice job Barry!
    Those were some nice color pallets to pick from.  Well deserved first place! Paul  X3 (with that close 6th there), wonderful fruit lady Chris (Geo) she was a beauty to me. She must be a very ...
  • Replied in Voting complete!
    Thanks for the great theme Chris!  I have to go shopping for cat food so when I get back home I can see how good I picked them!  :o)
  • I thought it was a fun challenge theme Chris.  Now, the really fun part, trying to pick where the votes will go.
  • Plus I got a great Mexican diner out of it too.  Yum I do like Mexican cuisine.
  • So that is the name of these little spiders that I don't even notice until I get home and the photo is on the monitor.   They do look like crabs so they were aptly named.  Your purposeful shots ...
  • Fantastic shot of these lovely moths!
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