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Dragonfly


Dragonfly

A close up at a dragonfly at work on early Spring.

Bird On Branch


Bird On Branch

A rare few seconds on early Spring that I was able to capture the beauty of this bird.

Cactus Flower


Cactus Flower

A bee drinking the nectar of a cactus flower a pleasant surprise on my way to the beach.

Cactus Flower


Cactus Flower

A bee drinking the nectar of a cactus flower a pleasant surprise on my way to the beach.

Spring Squirrel Munching


Spring Squirrel Munching

Eastern grey squirrel munching on spring buds

Wood Duck Male In Breeding Plummage


Wood Duck Male In Breeding Plummage

Greater Prairie Chicken


Greater Prairie Chicken

Spring is the season for the mating season for the greater prairie chicken. The dance of the males is spectacular.

Chillin In The Sun


Chillin In The Sun

These goslings look so relaxed with mother nearby

Ride Along


Ride Along

A sea otter pup catches a ride on mom as they make their way though the Elkhorn Slough. This slough is home to that largest concentration of endangered Southern Sea Otters. Nice to see the pups thriving. Nikon D7000, Tamron 150-600, ISO 400, f8,...

Tattered


Tattered

A rather tattered looking butterfly feeding on some spring flowers in the Catalina Mountains. Looks like it's been through a lot, but I loved the colors and contrast with what might be a drab specimen otherwise.

Gator Babies


Gator Babies

I startled five baby gators and all scattered in a split second but was lucky that I caught these two siblings.

Lord Of The Stick


Lord Of The Stick

Like An Angel


Like An Angel

Surveillance


Surveillance

This shot of a beautiful Florida Panther was captured through a tick glass at Flamingo Gardens in Davie, Florida, meanwhile resting in a shaded area of his large habitat. He is part of the Everglades Wildlife Sanctuary program receiving shelter and...

Surveillance


Surveillance

This shot of a beautiful Florida Panther was captured through a tick glass at Flamingo Gardens in Davie, Florida, meanwhile resting in a shaded area of his large habitat. He is part of the Everglades Wildlife Sanctuary program receiving shelter and...

Bear On Skyline Drive


Bear On Skyline Drive

Black bear came out of the woods and up to the stone wall that lines Skyline Drive, looked around then made his/her way between the stopped cars and across the road

Juvenile Heron


Juvenile Heron

A beautiful juvenile Black-crowned Night-heron roaming around the pond at Flamingo Gardens in Davie, Florida. Being a young bird born from injured parents he will be released to he wild same as hundred of other birds year round.

Juvenile Heron


Juvenile Heron

A beautiful juvenile Black-crowned Night-heron roaming around the pond at Flamingo Gardens in Davie, Florida. Being a young bird born from injured parents he will be released to he wild same as hundred of other birds year round.

Purple Fire


Purple Fire

This photograph was taken with a macro vintage lens in manual setting with the camera hand-held since I was unable to set my tripod inside the pond. Captured in the redesigned Koi Pond from the Botanical Collection at Flamingo Gardens in Davie,...

Spring Fawn


Spring Fawn

This motherless fawn was more curious than scared of me and my camera. It kept a safe distance, but allowed me the opportunity of several good shots before it scampered off.

Swallowtail On Azalea.


Swallowtail On Azalea.

Eastern Swallowtail feeding on a Pride of Mobile Azalea in my back yard.

Fishing


Fishing

Canada geese arriving at their northern nesting grounds.

Spring Creeping In


Spring Creeping In

Early spring in a nearby marsh found this turtle creeping up on a log to take some sun.

You Scratch My Back, Then I'Ll Scratch Yours.


You Scratch My Back, Then I'Ll Scratch Yours.

Seen these two lovebirds interacting with one another around mating season and decided to wait it out to see if I could capture a moment of affection.

You Scratch My Back, Then I'Ll Scratch Yours.


You Scratch My Back, Then I'Ll Scratch Yours.

Seen these two lovebirds interacting with one another around mating season and decided to wait it out to see if I could capture a moment of affection.

Butterfly And Thistle


Butterfly And Thistle

Hiking through some woods near my house and I saw this butterfly on a Thistle. At the very last minute I decided to use the pop up flash on my camera. That made the background black and the butterfly and thistle lighted.

Foggy Morning


Foggy Morning

Early morning fog on Fir Island as Snow Geese head out for a day of foraging.

Quiet Time To Rest


Quiet Time To Rest

This pretty bird flew into the blooming apple tree and decided he was going to sit awhile. The beautiful blue of the sky and the reds in the bird drew my attention.

Also labeled: Nature

Spring Has Sprung


Spring Has Sprung

A little chipmunk rests on fallen log in a dewy spring meadow on Grand Canyons North Rim

Also labeled: Animals, Blue, Grass

Battling The Elements


Battling The Elements

Also labeled: Animals

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