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Fragile Beauty


Fragile Beauty

Pipevine Swallowtail

Be Very Quiet


Be Very Quiet

Shadows In The Fog


Shadows In The Fog

Deep early morning fog and mist covering the area, came upon a Egret fishing. Lifting-off for a new hunting ground, I watched the Egret flying low along the path of the waterway in the fog looking so beautiful and graceful.

Rise And Shine!


Rise And Shine!

As a heard of buffalo wakes up just before sunrise in the Okavango Delta of Botswana (southern Africa), dust they kick up in the air plays in and blocks the first rays of the sun. A new day begins on the savanna of the fertile Delta…

Poppies


Poppies

Taken in my backyard on a beautiful Spring morning of Red Poppies aganist water from a sprinkler system. The early morning sunrays beeming down through the trees caught water-droplets coming down to refresh the spring flowers. This photo won 3rd...

Thompson Cattle


Thompson Cattle

America's Heartland. Taken at a Thompson's cattle ranch in Moundville, MO (population of 103) at dusk the first weekend in June. Hottest day the area had seen so far that year.

Thompson Cattle


Thompson Cattle

America's Heartland. Taken at a Thompson's cattle ranch in Moundville, MO (population of 103) at dusk the first weekend in June. Hottest day the area had seen so far that year.

Alex, Illinois, 2010


Alex, Illinois, 2010

Alex jumping into a dirty pond at the local park. She almost did it too.

Hours Old


Hours Old

An hours old calf runs in front of its mother in Yellowstone National Park.

Ohio, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Indigo Lake, Fall Colors,, Reflection, Sunset


Ohio, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Indigo Lake, Fall Colors,, Reflection, Sunset

The Road


The Road

Sun Peeking Through the Clouds

Garapata (soon To Be Lost)


Garapata (soon To Be Lost)

This is one of those close-to-home locations with a million oportunities. Unfortunately the State of California has slated it for closing due to lack of funding. It is one of many state parks on their hit list.

Sunset Daze


Sunset Daze

A family of four enjoy their Starbucks as they sit on a bench along Main Beach's boardwalk in Laguna Beach as they are put under a spell by the sunset's show.

Blooming Yellow Flowers Bush


Blooming Yellow Flowers  Bush

I always like to visit and walk through the Mercer Arboretum enjoying their botanical gardens no matter what the season.

Fox Pup


Fox Pup

A beautiful Fox pup came out of it's den to warm up about two weeks ago, in which it shares with at least two other pups and their Mother. They are living underneath a driveway inside a water drain near Northport, MI. This fox seemed very comfortable...

Goose And Goslings


Goose And Goslings

I was out walking behind the house this spring and had these geese freez up when I went by. A great time of the year to take wildlife pictures.

Solitude, White Sands National Monument


Solitude, White Sands National Monument

Life Goes On


Life Goes On

dead tree in a new wheat field in palouse area of washington

Meadow Wildflower


Meadow Wildflower

This was taken in a meadow behind my house. These tiny flowers were blooming on top of grass stems throughout the meadow.

Take A Hike


Take A Hike

Shot at Devil's Backbone Open Space, Colorado.

Green Acres


Green Acres

Barnyard on the southern Crater Lake entrance road.

Dragonfly


Dragonfly

This shot was taken last year. I was taking pictures of my two boys to give to my husband as a gift. This little guy flew by and came to rest in the plants right next to us. He didn't seem to mind sitting still and having his picture taken, unlike my...

Light Reflects From The Sculpted Rocks At Bryce National Park


Light Reflects From The Sculpted Rocks At Bryce National Park

I was captivated by the light reflecting from the rocks creating a golden glow. These are geological wonders offering breathtaking beauty.

Light Reflects From The Sculpted Rocks At Bryce National Park


Light Reflects From The Sculpted Rocks At Bryce National Park

I was captivated by the light reflecting from the rocks creating a golden glow. These are geological wonders offering breathtaking beauty.

Widgen Creek


Widgen Creek

pitt river looking towards widgen creek

Elk


Elk

Elk, Cataloochee Valley, Great Smoky Mountains

Coastal Sunrise


Coastal Sunrise

Sunrise on coastal ranch land near Padre Island.

The Slide


The Slide

SIDE OF THE MOUNTAIN GONE. NATURE HAS A LOT OF HIDDEN COLORS EVEN UNDERGROUND!

Afternoon Nap


Afternoon Nap

These two fawns tried to find a little shade in my backyard for an afternoon nap while momma was out foraging for food.

Also labeled: Animals, Green, Nature, Wildlife

Ladybug


Ladybug

Ladybug on grass blade

Also labeled: Green, Nature, Red

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