French Broad River Academy at Carrier Park, Asheville, NC

I recently bumped into French Broad River Academy instructors David Byers and Willy Kates’ down by the French Broad River. Their 6th and 7th grade students (all boys) were jogging, playing soccer and having a picnic lunch. It looked like a frequent outing for them and I suppose it could be, since the school is […]

First Coopers Hawk This Year

While filming for ten minutes in my yard, I saw the first coopers hawk I’ve seen in a year. So cool. I can’t help but think of the chickens that have been introduced to the neighborhood ecology. I’m sure that hawk can’t help but think of them, too. The gear: Apple iPhone 4, iMovie app, […]

10 Min Nature Hunt in My Front Yard

I’m still cranking in my “Daily Wild” project. 3 more days to go. It’s not too exciting folks, but here is another shot at making a nature video a day. The iPhone is a pretty decent companion. The shots came out better than they appear on the small screen. Why not shoot this on the […]