The Chase

Many times wildlife photography is about the chase. Usually that means the photographer is chasing opportunities for great subjects. But sometimes the subjects are involved in the chase. As many know, one of my favorite subjects for bird photography are the black skimmers that nest on Florida’s Gulf coast....

Expressions

Expressions – the process of making known one’s thoughts or feelings. I recently redesigned my blog and I was giving some thought as to how to introduce the new look. I was looking through my portfolio for something new, unique or special that I could use as a theme...

All About Birds

While I was preparing some of my Oregon posts recently, I kept referring back to the All About Birds website from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology for links to the different species I was posting. During one of these searches, I came across an image of mine that I...

Black Skimmer Mating Rituals

Yesterday I had the opportunity to travel to the Gulf Coast and visit a Black Skimmer colony. Black Skimmers are a species of concern, so the roosting area is roped off in an attempt to keep people away from the birds so that they will be successful in raising...