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Bucket Of Despair


Bucket Of Despair

Impoverished children from a floating village on Lake Tonle Sap in Cambodia wield the limp, emaciated bodies of near dead Burmese pythons in hopes of making a few riel.

Domestic Argument


Domestic Argument

Two gorillas, I think mates are in my opinion having a domestic argument or it seems. The expression on their faces tell the whole story, she looks so depressed and he is thinking how do I fix this mess.

Asiatic Lilly


Asiatic Lilly

A close-up of an Asiatic Lilly at its bloom on a hot summer's day.

Relax On A Leaf


Relax On A Leaf

Osprey Look Out 2


Osprey Look Out 2

Sunrise causing beautiful colors in the sky with an osprey atop his palm tree tower.

Hintersee


Hintersee

Mother & Child


Mother & Child

Flaming Flamingo


Flaming Flamingo

Nesting flamingo at the Columbus Zoo

Nesting Egret


Nesting Egret

A nesting great white egret watches over ner nest as the chicks wait for a meal.

Never Again


Never Again

"Never Again" is the title because I don't think I will ever get a picture of geese in formation like this ever again. This is not cropped at all and all that was done was a little bit of contrast, saturation, hue that's all. I Iike to keep things like...

Cedar Waxwing


Cedar Waxwing

A Bug's Life


A Bug's Life

While on a river tracing hike to find a 90m (180ft.) waterfall, I found this little iridescent beetle scurrying over the moss as I clambered over a fallen tree. His shiny shell just jumped out at me!

Taking Flight


Taking Flight

Red-winged Blackbird taking off from a bull rush in a city pond.

Proud As A Peacock


Proud As A Peacock

Peacock was trying to impress a nearby guinea hen. Apparently there were no other pecocks in the area.

Proud As A Peacock


Proud As A Peacock

Du Soilel


Du Soilel

Leo


Leo

photo taken in masa mara

Red Bellied Turtle2


Red Bellied Turtle2

Red Bellied Turtle at the Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve in Ft. Myers, Florida.

All In The Family


All In The Family

This family of Canadian geese wades onto shore, the chicks followed by their mother, as they search for food. (Photo by Jeffrey DeCristofaro of Desert Eye Productions)

Also labeled: Light, Natural Wonders, Nature, Water

Slither Away, My Friend


Slither Away, My Friend

I stumbled across this Garter snake while hiking on the Cat's Gap Creek trail with several others in May. It was such a beauty, and a rare one to capture up close, so I took as many close-ups as I could without trying to startle it, before settling on...

Also labeled: Forests, Natural Wonders, Nature

Tiger Swallowtail Beauty


Tiger Swallowtail Beauty

After many unsuccessful attempts to capture close-ups of butterflies, I succeeded with this Tiger Swallowtail during my hike from the Glassmine Falls overlook on the Blue Ridge Parkway of North Carolina. Notice the prolonged length of several hairs on...

Hello, Little Fellow


Hello, Little Fellow

Another rare instance of a species getting a close-up shot from ne was this Red-Spotted Eastern Newt, which was crawling around while I was hiking with others on the Cat's Gap Loop Trail, on our way to the Looking Glass overlook. (Photo by Jeffrey...

Emerald Grin


Emerald Grin

Emerald Julied Damsel fly

Mr Toe Dee


Mr Toe Dee

a toad on my deck

Piranha


Piranha

Taken in the Amazon Jungle. He dropped the fish seconds after I took the picture and he was devastated.

Also labeled: Exotic Places, Nature, Water

Bumblebee Heaven


Bumblebee Heaven

This giant bumblebee was flying around and sampling the Rhododendrons, and I was chasing him around experimenting with high ISO's and shutter speeds. With a little luck, I thought this was interesting.

Also labeled: Blooms, Nature

Sunset Over The Wetlands


Sunset Over The Wetlands

Red Shoulder Hawk


Red Shoulder Hawk

Also labeled: Animals, Blue, Nature, Sun & Sky, Trees

Caracara


Caracara

Also labeled: Animals, Blue, Sun & Sky, Trees

Cheese !


Cheese !

When most people associate bighorn sheep with Colorado they think of the Rocky Mountaian variety. The western portions of the state house their cousins, the desert bighorn.

Also labeled: Animals, Deserts, Nature

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