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Guard Duck


Guard Duck

A common Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) male duck guarding his mate further in the grass of Cook's Meadow in Yosemite National Park. • While attempting to photograph a reflection of Half Dome in a small marsh within the meadow, a female Mallard b...

Bugs. Yum!


Bugs. Yum!

Branta canadensis (Canada Goose) goslings (age 3-6 weeks) picking for bugs in the park. • This is one of several goslings that was running around pecking in the grass, beginning to stretch their wings, or were tuckered out from playing and plopped...

Steptoe Butte Wheat Fields


Steptoe Butte Wheat Fields

Wildflowers Bear Lake


Wildflowers Bear Lake

Meadow


Meadow

Barn In The Mist


Barn In The Mist

Spring On The Ranch


Spring On The Ranch

Nothing other than a beautiful day....

Spring On The Ranch


Spring On The Ranch

Nothing other than a beautiful day....

Thunderstorm Over The Refuge


Thunderstorm Over The Refuge

A thunderstorm builds just after sunset as it rolls over the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge in Central Florida. This is a high-dynamic range image comprised of three exposures as the storm drew closer.

Thunderstorm Over The Refuge


Thunderstorm Over The Refuge

A thunderstorm builds just after sunset as it rolls over the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge in Central Florida. This is a high-dynamic range image comprised of three exposures as the storm drew closer.

Burrowing Owl Yoga


Burrowing Owl Yoga

South Florida is home to burrowing owls, which are classified as a "species of special concern" by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. This pair perched on their nest mound near a ball field during game time, and did their morning...

Least Bitterns In The Marsh


Least Bitterns In The Marsh

This pair of least bitterns appeared to have a nest or territory in the mangroves along the dike, and would take turns coming out of the brush, down to the water's edge. I captured images of both of them as they came to the water, each hunting in the...

Moment Of Contrast


Moment Of Contrast

A stormy day in Jackson Hole produced great contrasts of light and color. This is a zoomed in view from the famous Oxbow of the Snake River. In the background(12 miles away) is the snowstorm engulfed Mt. Moran. Harsh midday sun really doesn't matter...

Fierce Day In Jackson Hole


Fierce Day In Jackson Hole

This day in Grand Teton National Park was memorable because of it's weather. Snow flurries pelted the mountain range while dappled sunlight danced across the landscape in the valley. Dramatic clouds with blue sky and sunlight peeking through made for...

Across The Rhine, Koblenz


Across The Rhine, Koblenz

Koblenz is a beautiful city located at the confluence of the busy Rhein and Mosel (meandering its way from France). This region is famed for its exquisite wines and fresh fish from the many fish farms in the locality. This photo is taken from the...

Summer Day


Summer Day

Thunderstorm Over The Refuge


Thunderstorm Over The Refuge

A thunderstorm builds just after sunset as it rolls over the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge in Central Florida. This is a high-dynamic range image comprised of three exposures as the storm drew closer.

Hay Bales


Hay Bales

I took this shot early afternoon . I have always loved hay bales and these golden bales really stand out with the green background.

Barred Owl On A Cloudy Dayl, Everglades National Park


Barred Owl On A Cloudy Dayl, Everglades National Park

A rainy, overcast day where no other wildlife could be spotted, save for the crows that are all over Everglades National Park. This lovely barred owl was perched in the top of a cypress tree, and would shift from tree to tree as multiple frogs...

Clear Creek Reservior


Clear Creek Reservior

Fluffy clouds dance across the sky over Clear Creek Reservoir in Granite Colorado.

Horses At Cade's Cove


Horses At Cade's Cove

Horses grazing in late morning in Cade's Cove with Smokey Mountains in bacground.

Caribou In Denali


Caribou In Denali

A big caribou looks small against the granduer of Denali National Park.

Deep In The Woods


Deep In The Woods

Sea Ranch has about 80 miles of trails, bioth along the bluffs and coastal meadows, and throughout the redwoods along the ridges. This was a nice mid-day hike after a brief rain shower and the tree canopy provides a ice filter from the mid-day sun.

Also labeled: Forests, Green, Trees

Maryland Farm


Maryland Farm

Also labeled: Light, Red, Sun & Sky

No Hope Ahead


No Hope Ahead

A photo of a coming storm on a road in the Everglades Park.

Also labeled: Nature, Scenic Routes

Kiger Gorge


Kiger Gorge

Located in Southeastern Oregon, the Steens Mountains offers lush green landscape after the snowmelt. During summer months Steens Loop road takes visitors past several lookouts similar to this, however on this trip the road was not yet open, so...

Also labeled: Green, Landscapes, Nature, Scenic Routes

Untitled


Untitled

Also labeled: Green, Landscapes, Light, Sun & Sky, Trees

"homestead"


"homestead"

I spotted the scene while driving up to Bar Harbor Maine, it was early afternoon and fairly sunny so I did not stop to shoot it, good choice, on the return trip it was overcast and raining the sky was perfect for the location....

Eagle Pass


Eagle Pass

While driving from Lake Tahoe to Yosemite these mountains had been visible for some time. We stopped at a gas station to stretch our legs and get some water, while the wife went inside, I went around back to see if I get a good vantage point to...

"homestead"


"homestead"

I spotted this scene enroute to Bar Harbor, it was early afternoon so I did not stop to shoot it. On the return trip it happened to be overcast and raining, the sky was perfect for the image.

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