I would guess that the price we are paying for all that rain at the beginning of last summer is no snow now, but for most people I have talked to that is fine. The panorama above is from the ice on rocks on the shore in front of the house. Wow! Too many prepositions in that sentence.
The Sony H1 that I used to shoot the pans in the last couple of posts does a pretty good job of stitching frames together. There's something intriguing about that wide shot.