Showing results 1 to 50 of 500
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: chongo
Forum: Photography 05-27-2022, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 480
Posted By chongo
RMNP Sept 2022

I've got a trip planned for the 14th-18th of Sept for the elk rut and fall color change. I'm considering tent camping but also looking at lodging. Anyone planning a trip in that time frame and want...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-27-2022, 12:34 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 5,527
Posted By chongo
Thanks for bringing us along. Just followed you...

Thanks for bringing us along. Just followed you on IG as well.



I agree. I would love to see something like this in Texas. Probably a 700'ish mile trek. I always thought a Brownsville to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-19-2022, 04:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By chongo
You bet.;)b

You bet.;)b
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-19-2022, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By chongo
$9.99 when I was in there yesterday. Shook my...

$9.99 when I was in there yesterday. Shook my head as I walked by, almost glad I don't have a lease this year.
Forum: Photography 04-04-2022, 06:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,105
Posted By chongo
Beautiful birds and great shots, Bill. #5 is my...

Beautiful birds and great shots, Bill. #5 is my fav.
Forum: Photography 03-30-2022, 09:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,695
Posted By chongo
Thanks, Bill. Much appreciated coming from you.;)b

Thanks, Bill. Much appreciated coming from you.;)b
Forum: Photography 03-28-2022, 10:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,695
Posted By chongo
Thank you! It really is a...

Thank you!





It really is a special place. Each visit I'm torn with exploring new spots vs going back to spots I've been to before.
Forum: Photography 03-23-2022, 12:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,695
Posted By chongo
Elk, Mule Deer and Antelope

I haven't had the time to get out much as of late so I've been decided to go back through images from past trips and see if there was anything I'd overlooked.

The antelope was off the side of the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-21-2022, 02:48 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,887
Posted By chongo
Chris Jeans USMC 2001-2008

Chris Jeans
USMC
2001-2008
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-07-2022, 08:49 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,221
Posted By chongo
Donít let their cuteness deceive you, they look...

Donít let their cuteness deceive you, they look like starving jackals at the dinner table! [emoji23]


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-07-2022, 01:12 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 25,221
Posted By chongo
My heart goes out to those of you who have lost...

My heart goes out to those of you who have lost your wife, unimaginable heartbreak.

My bride of 14 years and 23 years together (started in HS) and our band of misfits.
...
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-04-2022, 11:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By chongo
Any Certified Safety Professionals (CSP) on here?

I'm looking to develop some video content and I'm looking for a CSP to collaborate with. Or, if you know one and wouldn't mind sharing their info, I'd appreciate it. Local to DFW preferred.
Forum: Photography 01-30-2022, 07:53 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,168
Posted By chongo
Digging the last one. Beautiful location and...

Digging the last one. Beautiful location and captured well, good job Casey.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-27-2022, 01:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 750
Posted By chongo
My old man is a thoroughbred breeder and has been...

My old man is a thoroughbred breeder and has been going to the Derby for the past 12-15 years I think. PM me and I'll get you in touch. He knows all the in's and out's of it.
Forum: Photography 01-12-2022, 10:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,281
Posted By chongo
Tripod is a must with a big lens. I'd rent a...

Tripod is a must with a big lens. I'd rent a 600mm. I believe you can still get out in the meadow but it's only for a few hours in the mid day. RMNP is using a timed entry permit system but, if you...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2022, 01:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 382
Posted By chongo
Excited for this one! Will be following along.

Excited for this one! Will be following along.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2022, 01:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,321
Posted By chongo
When I went in 2012 the cost was 3K but, driving...

When I went in 2012 the cost was 3K but, driving around we saw some and I got the price down to $2500. But, then I started thinking about the cost of the tanning/mount and didn't go after one.

I...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2022, 01:44 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,054
Posted By chongo
We're in talks with Tony Miller Construction in...

We're in talks with Tony Miller Construction in N. Texas and they're telling us an avg. of 140'ish for everything under roof.
Forum: Photography 01-05-2022, 08:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,189
Posted By chongo
Digging #5. Nice set, Tyler!

Digging #5. Nice set, Tyler!
Forum: Photography 01-05-2022, 07:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,235
Posted By chongo
Most of my landscape is done with the 24-70 as...

Most of my landscape is done with the 24-70 as well. I went back and looked at my last trip to Colorado and I shot more landscape with the 24-70 and 100-500 than the 15-35. Though, the 15-35 is nice...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-04-2022, 03:36 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 9,015
Posted By chongo
What makes the whole thing worse are the comments...

What makes the whole thing worse are the comments on twitter. Apparently, the lady's husband has commented taking up for her as have many others. There is no defensible position here for her. Sad...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-04-2022, 02:53 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 11,559
Posted By chongo
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51428712101_cd...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51428712101_cd5a24aa26_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2mmzAmM)Texas Dove Season (https://flic.kr/p/2mmzAmM) by Chris Jeans...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-24-2021, 12:26 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,710
Posted By chongo
Love it. Should be required reading/watching for...

Love it. Should be required reading/watching for all. Numerous life lessons about right/wrong, character, responsibility and accountability.

The first time a movie (technically a mini series) did...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-02-2021, 12:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By chongo
Moore Sprinkler. I've used them many times in the...

Moore Sprinkler. I've used them many times in the past. Highly recommend.
http://mooresprinklercompany.com
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-02-2021, 12:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 739
Posted By chongo
I'm genuinely curious how a bear gets that fat....

I'm genuinely curious how a bear gets that fat. It's not sitting by a stream overflowing with salmon in MN, it's not chasing down deer...right?

Voyageurs Wolf Project run a lot of trail cameras...
Forum: Photography 11-15-2021, 11:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,221
Posted By chongo
Very nice and great variety!

Very nice and great variety!
Forum: Photography 11-05-2021, 07:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,393
Posted By chongo
Thanks! 3,4 and 6 are mine. Yes - R5 and rf 50mm...

Thanks! 3,4 and 6 are mine. Yes - R5 and rf 50mm 1.2

About a 20% crop.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Forum: Photography 11-03-2021, 09:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,393
Posted By chongo
Feedback/CC Appreciated: Portraits

First, I'm new to portraits and don't know what the hell I'm doing. it's not a subject I especially enjoy and realize I've got a lot to learn. But, I recently purchased a 50mm 1.2 for the specific...
Forum: Photography 11-01-2021, 10:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,855
Posted By chongo
Very nice! I really like the 1st fox image.

Very nice! I really like the 1st fox image.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-21-2021, 01:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,113
Posted By chongo
We've had it for 4 or 5 years. About 6 months...

We've had it for 4 or 5 years. About 6 months after signing up my son had a staph infection and spent almost 10 days between two hospitals, an ambulance ride, MRI and IV antibiotics - bill was...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 10-18-2021, 02:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,473
Posted By chongo
I'll second the Victory Rip TKO's. I've got a 1/2...

I'll second the Victory Rip TKO's. I've got a 1/2 dozen built up to around 450 grains (340's equivalent and just under 28" long) and I really like them, good FOC and fly well.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-18-2021, 02:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 535
Posted By chongo
Bluebonnet in Trenton.

Bluebonnet in Trenton.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-15-2021, 12:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,737
Posted By chongo
That is so cool, thanks for sharing. Some...

That is so cool, thanks for sharing.

Some people think it's gimmicky but when you create a great work atmosphere and your employees are happy it shows in the service and product. I've used their...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-01-2021, 01:32 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,491
Posted By chongo
Give me a shout next year Timm, I might be able...

Give me a shout next year Timm, I might be able to get away and tag along.
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-07-2021, 09:38 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,316
Posted By chongo
Following! This is good stuff;)b

Following! This is good stuff;)b
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-03-2021, 04:04 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,102
Posted By chongo
Good luck buddy, rest up and get well!

Good luck buddy, rest up and get well!
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-02-2021, 02:52 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,370
Posted By chongo
Panhandle - 2 Water - 2 Lodging - 5 Yr...

Panhandle - 2
Water - 2
Lodging - 5
Yr round - 1
Elec. - 1
150+ Whitetail - 3
________________
14 with 1 left over for beer
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-02-2021, 02:23 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,094
Posted By chongo
I cook this for 10 at least once or twice a week...

I cook this for 10 at least once or twice a week for 2 adults/8 kids.

15 eggs, 2lbs of sausage, and a package of bacon (chopped) and cheese. Leaves a little leftover for a few kids to have for...
Forum: Photography 08-30-2021, 04:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,152
Posted By chongo
Thank you! Didn't see any - she didn't...

Thank you!



Didn't see any - she didn't look like she'd dropped yet.

Very easily could happen again with the right conditions and it'll take a few more years before the property is hunted...
Forum: Photography 08-30-2021, 01:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,152
Posted By chongo
High Fence Ranch Trip

I had the opportunity in early August to take my kids to a friends ranch outside of Sonora. His whitetails herd got wiped out in the anthrax bloom 2 years ago and most of his exotics. We shot the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-26-2021, 07:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 971
Posted By chongo
Thanks for the feedback. Sent from my...

Thanks for the feedback.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-26-2021, 07:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 971
Posted By chongo
May try to avoid the 18í model then. Going to...

May try to avoid the 18í model then. Going to look at a 20í tomorrow.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-26-2021, 07:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 971
Posted By chongo
Thatís likely the route Iíll end up going. Did...

Thatís likely the route Iíll end up going. Did you use the ready lift kit? Got pictures?


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-26-2021, 05:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 971
Posted By chongo
What kind of mileage are y'all seeing in them?...

What kind of mileage are y'all seeing in them? Close to the EPA est.?
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-26-2021, 04:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 971
Posted By chongo
Anybody own a Ford Expedition Max?

In the process of selling my van and looking at the Expedition Max either a Limited or Platinum 4x4. I'm looking at 2018-2019 year models.

If you have one would you buy it again? Problems?...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-17-2021, 02:48 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 939
Posted By chongo
Beyond just the device itself, consider the...

Beyond just the device itself, consider the ecosystem. Does your daughter have an iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad? What got me to leave Windows many years ago was the Apple ecosystem. Now, you couldn't pay...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-10-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 533
Posted By chongo
I use Nest cameras/doorbell. They just...

I use Nest cameras/doorbell.

They just released new camera and doorbells camera, or announced and I believe ship at the end of the month.

I've used Nest for years and since Google purchased...
Forum: Around the Campfire 08-06-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,530
Posted By chongo
Congratulations and glad to hear little Evelyn...

Congratulations and glad to hear little Evelyn and Mom are doing well!

NICU nurses are special!
Forum: Photography 07-31-2021, 01:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,456
Posted By chongo
Kids and the Nifty 50

I picked up an R6 recently as a backup and I decided on a recent vacation to SPI to only use the RF 50mm 1.8/Nifty 50 on the R6 for the duration of the trip. I've owned this lens for almost a year...
Forum: Around the Campfire 07-20-2021, 02:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 583
Posted By chongo
I've got an Apple Watch and a Garmin Fenix 6x -...

I've got an Apple Watch and a Garmin Fenix 6x - they do pretty much the same thing; track workouts, sleep, pulse ox, the Series 6 AW has an ECG monitor too. Totally different in appearance though.
...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:36 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Copyright 1999-2012, TexasBowhunter.com