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Male Wood Duck


Male Wood Duck

In the spring, the Wood Ducks return to their summer nesting area. How could a female resist the beautiful color and marking of the male Wood Duck. The reflection doubles the delight.

Kio Pond


Kio Pond

Red-tailed Bumble Bee


Red-tailed Bumble Bee

Tucked In Turtle


Tucked In Turtle

I was birding when we noticed this turtle on the path. It was ambling along at a typical slow pace, but eventually dug a hole to lay its eggs. I was fascinated by its piercing eyes as well as its subtle yet beautiful camouflage colors ....nature's...

Black-tailed Rattlesnake


Black-tailed Rattlesnake

Found this beauty in the cracks of a hillside outside the Southwest Research Station in Cave Creek Canyon. It was amazingly calm and cooperative.

Egg Yolk Jellies


Egg Yolk Jellies

Great Argus Wing


Great Argus Wing

Cooper's Hawk


Cooper's Hawk

THIS COOPER'S HAWK LET ME GET ABOUT 5 FEET AWAY I COULDN'T BELIEVE IT, DON'T GET THAT TO OFTEN.

Bison Fight


Bison Fight

Kaleidoscope


Kaleidoscope

Fiji is the soft coral capital of the world and explodes with reds, pinks, purples, yellows, and oranges.

Dance With Me


Dance With Me

Get A Room


Get A Room

Fox


Fox

Found this fox by the roadside near South Beach, San Juan Island.

Moth On A Maple Tree


Moth On A Maple Tree

I caught this Cecropia Moth resting on a lichen and moss covered Maple tree early on a summer morning in my yard.

Eastern Bluebird On Pole


Eastern Bluebird On Pole

blueird perched on pole in my backyard

Ruby Throated Hummingbird 2


Ruby Throated Hummingbird 2

Ruby Throated Hummingbird


Ruby Throated Hummingbird

Green Sea Turtle Frenzy


Green Sea Turtle Frenzy

Apo Island is a little atol island located in the Central Visayas, Philippines. THe coral gardens here are just amazing and turtles frolic around in the shallows. Here I was lucky enough to be diving with two of these gentle ocean dwellers.

Sun Bird


Sun Bird

Also labeled: Blue

Mallard Poised For Perfection


Mallard Poised For Perfection

This mallard was stretching the the mid afternoon sun, showing off all the brilliant colors that it could muster.

June Snowstorm


June Snowstorm

A newborn Whitetail Fawn in an Alfalfa hay field after a late snowstorm.

Also labeled: Grass, Green, Nature, Seasons, Wildlife

Golden Moment


Golden Moment

Sentry


Sentry

Eagle guarding its nest

Good Scratch


Good Scratch

Great White Egret at Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve (GTMNERR). Ponte Vedra Florida. The sun was to my back, producing a nice blue glow across the water and bringing out the colors in the sand and grass.

Also labeled: Blue, Green, Light, Nature, Water, Wildlife

Early Spring Duckling


Early Spring Duckling

One of the first ducklings I saw in the spring of 2010. I took this capture with the sun to my back to maximize the reflection on the water.

Also labeled: Light, Nature, Water, Wildlife

Egert At Sunset


Egert At Sunset

Yellowstone Cyote


Yellowstone Cyote

Storm Cell Over Cape Blanco


Storm Cell Over Cape Blanco

A flock of geese over Cape Blanco Lighthouse appears to be racing an ominous looking storm cell, which has spawned a faint rainbow.

Emerald


Emerald

Mallard drake strikes a pose after diving for dinner at a local duck pond in Missoula, MT.

Also labeled: Blue, Green, Nature, Water, Wildlife

Blue Bird


Blue Bird

Taken at the Jacksonville Zoo.

Also labeled: Nature, Wildlife

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