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Gentoo Guard


Gentoo Guard

This Gentoo watched us from the shore as we approached in a zodiac, as if guarding his fellows from our arrival.

Gentoo Guard


Gentoo Guard

This Gentoo watched us from the shore as we approached in a zodiac, as if guarding his fellows from our arrival.

Family Gathering


Family Gathering

Gentoo's typically have two offspring and nest them until they are ready to move to a crèche and begin hunting the seas for their own food. These babies were waiting for dinner from mom.

Family Gathering


Family Gathering

Gentoo's typically have two offspring and nest them until they are ready to move to a crèche and begin hunting the seas for their own food. These babies were waiting for dinner from mom.

Family Gathering


Family Gathering

Gentoo's typically have two offspring and nest them until they are ready to move to a crèche and begin hunting the seas for their own food. These babies were waiting for dinner from mom.

Male Mallard


Male Mallard

A male mallard doing a fly by.

Male Mallard


Male Mallard

A male mallard doing a fly by.

Elk Sunset


Elk Sunset

Elk Season


Elk Season

Sunset Fly-out


Sunset Fly-out

Wintering Snow Geese fly into the colorful evening sky, leaving the Refuge for a night of feeding in nearby fields.

Sunset Fly-out


Sunset Fly-out

Wintering Snow Geese fly into the colorful evening sky, leaving the Refuge for a night of feeding in nearby fields.

Ripples


Ripples

A male mallard duck (left) gazes at a female mallard duck in Waverly, IA. I watched the two of them swimming in the Cedar River one winter morning. For the past several weeks, I had visited this spot along the river nearly every day. I photographed...

Ripples


Ripples

A male mallard duck (left) gazes at a female mallard duck in Waverly, IA. I watched the two of them swimming in the Cedar River one winter morning. For the past several weeks, I had visited this spot along the river nearly every day. I photographed...

Ripples


Ripples

A male mallard duck (left) gazes at a female mallard duck in Waverly, IA. I watched the two of them swimming in the Cedar River one winter morning. For the past several weeks, I had visited this spot along the river nearly every day. I photographed...

Western Grebe Close Up


Western Grebe Close Up

By lying on a cold, damp dock in a local marina, I was able to capture a closeup of this usually distant grebe. It was taking shelter from the pervasive strong winds on the lake. It didn't even spook in my presence.

River Tern


River Tern

Frozen Hayden Falls And Ducks On The Pond


Frozen Hayden Falls And Ducks On The Pond

In December, 2010, at a temperature of 15 very frigid degrees, I walked back to Hayden Falls and found it frozen but with the pond free of ice. The ducks did not seem to mind the cold.

I See You


I See You

Timber Wolf at the Lakota Wolf Preserve

Take Off


Take Off

Also labeled: Forests, Grass, Nature, Seasons

Take Off


Take Off

Also labeled: Forests, Grass, Nature, Seasons, Trees, Water, Wildlife

A Simple Life


A Simple Life

a simple life is a clean mind.

Terns Convention


Terns Convention

The group of tens seem to be having fun as friends on the beach.

Also labeled: Nature, Water, Wildlife

Standing Room Only


Standing Room Only

Wintering Snow Geese fill the marsh at the Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge. California's central valley is in the heart of the Pacific Flyway and attracts millions of migratory waterfowl each year.

Also labeled: Natural Wonders, Nature, Wildlife

Standing Room Only


Standing Room Only

Wintering Snow Geese fill the marsh at the Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge. California's central valley is in the heart of the Pacific Flyway and attracts millions of migratory waterfowl each year.

Also labeled: Natural Wonders, Nature, Wildlife

Eastern Screech Owl


Eastern Screech Owl

Cuyahoga Valley National Park hosts an amazing array of wildlife and landscape photography opportunities, year round. It's truly an amazing place to shoot! Here's an Eastern Screech Owl, opening his eye to have a look around as a train passes in the...

Also labeled: Nature

Bird Kingdom


Bird Kingdom

Snow Geese


Snow Geese

Ross's Geese


Ross's Geese

Ross's geese take to the air above Colusa National Wildlife Refuge. A rare blue Morph Ross's flies with them. Though they're rare, this was the second one we'd seen at this refuge in a week.

Ross's Geese


Ross's Geese

Ross's geese take to the air above Colusa National Wildlife Refuge. A rare blue Morph Ross's flies with them. Though they're rare, this was the second one we'd seen at this refuge in a week.

Pied Kingfisher


Pied Kingfisher

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