Health continues iffy: PD under control at the moment, but apparently a bad case of spinal stenosis is next on my plate. Meanwhile, in one of those ironies that life hands us, I have found an excellent affordable Purdey.
One thing I must note in this quick reference: the death of Herb Wells, greatest coursing photographer who ever lived, in his eighties, in Alpaugh CA. If Dan Belkin was responsible for founding that odd colony, Herb kept it alive, and was its soul. Here are just a few images to remember...
|The last 3 are a sequence; the hare flips, and runs away|
|Saluki Lahav's greatest catch, in front of three GOOD greyhounds|
|"The most sensitive hare portraits I know are done by an old saluki man in southern California-- just shots of peaceful jacks." Me, in an old blog post here...|