At this point I can't afford to make photo trips to exotic locations but I do try to carry my camera around and get some interesting shots at home, near where I live and on mundane trips.
Things around the house:
I had a pile of old magneto-optical discs that were of no value and disassembled one to take some shots.
I sliced a tomato and used a white dish and a flashlight to get this image:
My cat was insisting on being right in front of the book I was trying to read:
I bought a new plant for the yard but decided to take some photos while it was waiting to transplant:
Some sunsets are worthy of a few shots:
A friend stayed over for a few days with her son - took the time for an informal impromptu portrait:
The nearby Five Rivers Environmental Education Center is always good for a quick hike:
I was able to catch comet PanSTARRS by going over to a friend's house:
The last three images were taken in Florida on a trip with not a lot of opportunity to go on photo safari: