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....

Bath Time

To wrap up my posts on my trip to the Texas ranches in May, I thought I would share a few of the birds that took a bath in front of my lens during my trip. Most of the blinds that we shot from had a water feature that...

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...

Miracles

Miracles do happen. In my last post, I wrote about my first encounter with sea turtles. Given that only 1 in 1000 eggs laid actually make it to adulthood, it seems that it is a miracle that the species are able to survive. It’s even more miraculous when you...

Sea Turtles

What I know about sea turtles would fit into a thimble. I’ve spent the last 6 years studying birds so that I can easily identify them, recognize their preferred habitats and anticipate their movements and reactions. I think it might be safe to say that I’ve had some success...

Kauai Skywatch

Skywatch – to observe the sky for celestial bodies or aircraft. With Kauai’s location in the middle of the Pacific ocean, there are not many aircraft to watch go by. In fact, the only aircraft we saw around the island were the helicopter tours taking visitors on a hour...