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Dennis Caldwell photographed this Ornate Tree Lizard on wood pile in his backyard in 2009.
An Ornate Tree Lizard on a brick wall in back yard of Dennis Caldwell in 2008.
A desert spiny Lizard on a cholla cactus in Dennis Caldwell's backyard in 2008.
To some of us, watching a movie outdoors is like cooking on a barbecue grill: It might be an average movie or a cheap cut of meat, but some things are just better under the sky.
As the sun goes down, the Holts enjoy the Disney film "The Princess and the Frog" on their outdoor setup. More and more people are watching movies outdoors these days.
Megan Mogan, left, with friends Annette and Denny Williams. Some friends chipped in and bought the Mogans a new projector for their 10th wedding anniversary, replacing a borrowed one.
Friends of Megan and Chris Mogan watch "Nacho Libre." The Mogans don't even need a screen, projecting flicks on the wall of the house next door.
For 10 years, Dennis Caldwell has encouraged lizards to take up residence in his garden, like this desert spiny lizard on a cholla cactus. "The key element," he says, "is to have protection from the cats."
A painted lady goes about the business of being a butterfly in the backyard of Dennis Caldwell.
An ornate tree lizard makes good use of a wood pile in Dennis Caldwell's yard.