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Lilac Breasted Roller


Lilac Breasted Roller

The birds were skittish in the area, but this guy was tolerant and allowed me to approach quite close. I am pleased with the detail I was able to capture in the feathers, as well as the beautiful coloring.

Tracy Arm Near Sawyer Glacier


Tracy Arm Near Sawyer Glacier

Eclutna Lake


Eclutna Lake

Gull Feeding #1


Gull Feeding #1

A first-summer Western Gull (Larus occidentalis) scavenging on the beach of Spooner's Cove in Montaña de Oro State Park in Los Osos, CA. • My first visit to this area resulted in getting some very unexpected shots. Many photographers from Morro Ba...

Great Egret


Great Egret

Ardea alba sitting amongst shore rocks lining the Monterey Bay in Pacific Grove. • Looking to shoot some winter wave activity along the Monterey Bay, I noticed this egret come flying into the rocks along the shore. While I have seen many egrets a...

Red-tailed Hawk


Red-tailed Hawk

Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) sitting on a telephone pole behind my house. • It is amazing that this shot was taken at all. While there are plenty of open agricultural fields around the property, this hawk chose to take a time out near my...

Sitting Hummingbird


Sitting Hummingbird

As I was walking around enjoying my day and exploring my new telephoto lens, I noticed a hummingbird flying around. I waited patiently for it to slow down somewhere, but no luck. As I walked further down the trail, I noticed it had landed on a branch....

Storm Clouds Over Mt. Whitney


Storm Clouds Over Mt. Whitney

Storm Light lasted only mins.

Storm Clouds Over Mt. Whitney


Storm Clouds Over Mt. Whitney

Storm Light lasted only mins.

Dawn At The North Rim


Dawn At The North Rim

Cloudy Evening


Cloudy Evening

Looks like it will be a beautiful sunset....

Cloudy Evening


Cloudy Evening

Looks like it will be a beautiful sunset....

A River Winds Through It


A River Winds Through It

Hiking this trail, you cross the river 13 times. This particular day (2 days ago-July 21, 2012), was pouring rain, and a lot of lightning and thunder. The sound was amazing as the thunder would vibrate off the canyon walls. The forest is dense and...

Approaching Storm-1


Approaching Storm-1

n approaching thunder storm dances along the sound end of Flathead lake in Northwest Montana. I had been trying to capture some vivid lightning for some time but the storms would either go east or south of Kalispell or overnite which means you do not...

Approaching Storm-1


Approaching Storm-1

n approaching thunder storm dances along the sound end of Flathead lake in Northwest Montana. I had been trying to capture some vivid lightning for some time but the storms would either go east or south of Kalispell or overnite which means you do not...

Eagle Hunt


Eagle Hunt

While doing a photo shoot along the kootenai river in Northwest Montna I was watching several Eagles hunting for Fish. As the waters along the river are loaded with fish from the dam upstream,Th birds including Eagles,Osprey and Blue Herron would fly...

Eagle Hunt


Eagle Hunt

While doing a photo shoot along the kootenai river in Northwest Montna I was watching several Eagles hunting for Fish. As the waters along the river are loaded with fish from the dam upstream,Th birds including Eagles,Osprey and Blue Herron would fly...

Eagle Hunt


Eagle Hunt

While doing a photo shoot along the kootenai river in Northwest Montna I was watching several Eagles hunting for Fish. As the waters along the river are loaded with fish from the dam upstream,Th birds including Eagles,Osprey and Blue Herron would fly...

Monsoon Sunset


Monsoon Sunset

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.

Shrike On A Pine


Shrike On A Pine

Loggerhead shrikes are common at Viera Wetlands, and this individual perched at the top of a small pine tree, acting as a sentry.

Snow Squall At The South Rim


Snow Squall At The South Rim

February snow and midday sun combined in this shot from the South Rim

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...

Evening Clouds, Santa Monica Mountains


Evening Clouds, Santa Monica Mountains

Rare clouds sweep over the Santa Monica Mountains in southern California.

Gooseneck State Park And Monument Valley


Gooseneck State Park And Monument Valley

Sunlight passing through storm clouds highlight Monument Valley as seen from the Goosenecks of the San Juan river.

Bristlecone Pine, White Mountains


Bristlecone Pine, White Mountains

Storm clouds frame a Bristlecone Pine, one of the oldest living trees on Earth.

Approaching Storm-1


Approaching Storm-1

n approaching thunder storm dances along the sound end of Flathead lake in Northwest Montana. I had been trying to capture some vivid lightning for some time but the storms would either go east or south of Kalispell or overnite which means you do not...

Storm Clouds Over North Sand


Storm Clouds Over North Sand

Storm clouds move over North Sand Lake located in Webster, Wisconsin. Very menacing, some wind but very little rain. The width and depth of the cloud bank was massive.

Storm Clouds Over North Sand


Storm Clouds Over North Sand

Storm clouds move over North Sand Lake located in Webster, Wisconsin. Very menacing, some wind but very little rain. The width and depth of the cloud bank was massive.

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