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Stare Down With Fate


Stare Down With Fate

Picnicing Mink


Picnicing Mink

I had been out all day looking for opportunities in Wayne National Forest and hadn't had much luck. I had sat on the creek bank in the Cauley Creek area and after a while I heard a plunk in the water. The next thing I knew, here was this Mink eating a...

Dinner Time On The Mountain


Dinner Time On The Mountain

Nothing can compare to the crisp autumn air on top of the Grandfathers Mountain State Park near Linville, NC, except maybe the awesome beauty of the wildlife housed there in the nature reserve.

Are You Looking At Me?


Are You Looking At Me?

Waiting For The Fishing Boats


Waiting For The Fishing Boats

A Storm Brewing, Eco Pond, Everglades, Fl


A Storm Brewing, Eco Pond, Everglades, Fl

Eco Pond was almost destroyed by a recent hurricane. And the small hammock island in the middle of the pond looked lifeless. But a massive storm was building up in the background the play of colors in the sky was amazing

Beating Swan


Beating Swan

A tundra swan beats its wings as it stands on a submerged stump in Middle Creek Reservoir, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania USA.

Waiting For The Fishing Boats


Waiting For The Fishing Boats

Soaring High


Soaring High

Environmental portrait of bald eagles soaring over the bay with mountains in the background.

Ancient Ritual


Ancient Ritual

While sea turtles spend most of their lives in the ocean, their most critical life events occur on land. As the dawn erupted into colors under a sliver moon, this female Green Sea Turtle (federally endangered) carefully laid and covered her nest of...

Spring Flight


Spring Flight

Mallard Drake At Dawn


Mallard Drake At Dawn

A mallard drake swims slowly in tranquil water just before sunrise. Taken in the tidal basin in Washington DC.

Majestic Morning


Majestic Morning

I had visited this area many times in January, arriving each day before sunrise. It is a protected area, and you must be in a blind or stay in your car. This particular morning, I spotted a mature eagle across the river perched in a pine tree before...

Lynx Look


Lynx Look

In April I was photographing a beaver nibbling on some willows on a frozen pond in Denali National Park, Alaska. After a couple hours, next observed this lynx begin to stalk the beaver from the adjacent woods. Upon seeing the lynx, the beaver dove...

Canada Goose In A Marsh


Canada Goose In A Marsh

A canada goose forages in a marsh at Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area.

Brutus


Brutus

An alligator close up.

Deer Grazing In Cades Cove


Deer Grazing In Cades Cove

Overcast, early evening around 7:30pm.

Kali Gandaki River


Kali Gandaki River

The Kali Gandaki River flows through the Annapurna Sanctuary region in Nepal.

Spring Cub


Spring Cub

Crane Crossing


Crane Crossing

The cranes of Kushiro Shitsugen National Park winter in the fields of Tsurimidae. This shot was taken outside the cafe which caters to those coming to enjoy the cranes in their wintering grounds. They winter in farmlands, hence the barbed wire...

Sleeping Elephant Seals


Sleeping Elephant Seals

Elephant seals resting on a warmish summer day on Livingston Island off the Antarctic Peninsula.

Trilling Red-winged Blackbird


Trilling Red-winged Blackbird

A red-winged blackbird sings from the upper branches of a low bush in Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area, Pennsylvania USA.

Banded Gecko In Repose


Banded Gecko In Repose

I can only assume this gecko was out during the day due to the storms we'd had the week before, you don't usually see them out during the day.

Beating Swan


Beating Swan

A tundra swan beats its wings as it stands on a submerged stump in Middle Creek Reservoir, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania USA.

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White Faced Capuchin Monkey


White Faced Capuchin Monkey

White Faced Capuchin Monkey in the rain forest of Costa Rica near Monte Verde

Also labeled: Animals

Assateague Sunrise


Assateague Sunrise

Winter Sunrise at Assateague Island National Wildlife Refuge

Alaska Range


Alaska Range

Alaskan Range along the Denali Highway

Dueling Cranes


Dueling Cranes

Sandhill Cranes fighting over food

The Ultimate Hunter


The Ultimate Hunter

This was taken from the deck of a modified crab fishing boat retired to doing cruise ship tours out of Ketchikan. The deck hand actually threw a fish out onto the water, making sure it slapped the surface as to get the eagle's attention. It worked.

A Wave Goodbye


A Wave Goodbye

A shot just as the tail of the humpback we were following dives down under water. It was an awesome ending to an amazing day.

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