Here are my #bestnine Instagram photos for 2017:
1, 6 and 8: Mississippi River Boulevard vistas taken while on bicycling excursions
2: My neighbor Colleen’s backyard while she was working an an interesting, unusually colorful project
3, 4: St. Paul-skyline shots taken from the Pioneer Press’ 7th-floor outdoor patio
5: Me and St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman just before the St. Paul Winter Carnival Torchlight Parade
6. Great shot of downtown St. Paul and my buddy Chris as we were on a ride
9. I took a lot of bicycling shots this year, and this one may be my favorite.