Chief's Feathers

April 30, 2015 - First Pow Wow I ever attended. Definitely something to do again.
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Mum

April 30, 2015 - Sometimes, you catch the light just right.
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The Fleet

April 29, 2015 - This is a great location for offshore fishing. We've got it all from sailfish to dolphin to wahoo to tuna, etc.
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Wanna Shake Hands

April 29, 2015 - I think a handshake may be out of the question when he grows into those paws and looks you in the eye
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Black-Crowned Night Heron

April 28, 2015 - This heron has a 4 foot wingspread, which when combined with it's exceptional vision, makes it an excellent and successf...
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Terns

April 28, 2015 - These terns didn't know whether to turn into or out of the wind, so they just stood there thinking about it.
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Multi-Layered

April 27, 2015 - Late afternoon and the potential for an evening lightening show is in the making.
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Lighted Lily

April 27, 2015 - Right light; right time.
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Kitty,Kitty

April 26, 2015 - Don't let the docile, sleepy eyed look fool you. This is bobcat through and through.
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Meet in the Middle

April 26, 2015 - Great spot for capturing the scenic harbor. Unfortunately, I couldn't make up my mind on the best spot or angle, so I go...
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Black-Bellied Whistling-Ducks

April 25, 2015 - Black-bellied Whistling-Ducks are locally common, year-round residents of freshwater wetlands, particularly in central F...
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Whistling Ducks

April 25, 2015 - These are black bellied whistling ducks or more accurately Dendrocygna autumnalis. These may be the most sociable of all...
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Crested Caracara

April 24, 2015 - Related to the typical falcons, but very different in shape and habits. The Crested Caracara is a strikingly patterned,...
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Cloud Commotion

April 24, 2015 - A long time ago, and I mean a long time ago, there was a young man in the Air Force weather service who could easily rec...
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Camouflaged

April 23, 2015 - Look around before you stick your toe in the water down here or you might need new shoes.
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The Real Amazon

April 22, 2015 - When you are fortunate enough to explore remote areas, you get a real connection with "MotherNature" and nature as it wa...
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Last Legs

April 22, 2015 - I've been passing this building west of town for years. It's amazing how much more broken down it has become in the last...
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Protecting the Young

April 22, 2015 - It takes a while to build a nest this size. Look closely & you can see the baby's head peaking over the edge.
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Blood Moon

April 21, 2015 - Sometimes all the circumstances are just right and everything lines up.
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Thundering Hoofbeats

April 21, 2015 - The Spanish horse breed has been valued since ancient times. In the new world, if now much diluted, the Spanish Hor...
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In the Making

April 20, 2015 - Late afternoon from the balcony. This is pretty much what we can look forward to every afternoon for the next several mo...
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The Turn

April 20, 2015 - These Spanish Andalusian horses are nothing but magnificent. You can admire their beauty, but also can feel their power.
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From A Distance

April 19, 2015 - You could feel the hoofbeats before you got a good look at the horses. Gets the heart pumping in anticipation.
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Fish Hawk (Pandion Haliaetus)

April 18, 2015 - Ospreys are the consummate fishermen, hence their nickname “fish hawk”. Several adaptations allow for their expert fishi...
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Antiques

April 17, 2015 - Sebastian Florida; the Key West of the north.
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Black-Crowned Night Heron

April 17, 2015 - The black-crowned night heron is an opportunistic predator, with a broadly varied diet that includes small fish, crabs,...
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Good Bones

April 16, 2015 - Actually they're antlers not bones, but it's still a great jaw strengthening and tooth sharpening technique. On second t...
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Lurking

April 16, 2015 - Could reach out and almost touch this 'gator. On second thought, not such a good idea.
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Teething

April 15, 2015 - Anything will do when it's time to sharpen teeth.
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I'm Out of Here

April 15, 2015 - One duck out of the flock seemed to get impatient with the rest and appeared to be trying to motivate everyone to move o...
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High on Espresso

April 14, 2015 - We now have an Italian and his espresso machine in space. If it works out, I finally can sign up for a space shuttle wit...
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Playtime

April 14, 2015 - Lessons from Hooch & Rufus. This is the way to enjoy the day -- sun, sand, the ocean and a good friend.
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Amur Leopard

April 14, 2015 - Everybody loves jumping in the water. Think about it. When was the last time you saw a young male pass a puddle without...
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Amur Tiger

April 13, 2015 - The Amur tiger is another endangered species. I found this one at the zoo in Columbus Ohio. Unfortunately, while captivi...
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Red-Bellied Woodpecker

April 13, 2015 - Took a three mile hike through Jack Island Preserve and caught this woodpecker posing for me.
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Summertime in Norway

April 12, 2015 - Cruising the Norwegian Fjords was what inspired me to take up photography. I'm only sorry I didn't begin to record the m...
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Frosted

April 12, 2015 - Fortunately, it was not freezing at ground level this morning. In fact, due to the unusually warm days in July when I vi...
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Foggy Bottom

April 11, 2015 - Out and about in dry weather for a change. As always, I did manage to get my feet wet. Guess that's my photo curse.
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Best Friends

April 10, 2015 - These two took turns giving each other a bath. Not as exotic as other animal relationships I've seen, but proof once aga...
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Surfers' Dream

April 10, 2015 - Not exactly an ocean breeze, but more like an onshore blast of cold air. Refreshing to say the least.
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Rising Sun

April 09, 2015 - For those that sleep in, this is what you're missing.
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Grounded

April 09, 2015 - A strong offshore wind kept this heron grounded and windblown. Worked for me.
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Different Palette

April 08, 2015 - No smoking fires on the horizon, just multiple cloud layers.
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Eagle Talons

April 08, 2015 - Ever wonder why they rarely drop their prey?
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International Recognition

April 07, 2015 - Wildlife and nature photography have become my passion in the few years I have been connected to the world looking throu...
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Gotcha

April 07, 2015 - Caught some motion out of the corner of my eye as I was leaving. This bird was a bout 30 feet away and I did not have a...
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Running Wild

April 06, 2015 - Running, playing, going for the Alpha position, but socializing as only wolves can do. These three wolves had a lot of p...
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Mixed Media

April 06, 2015 - Each morning, sunrise brings new life and a different perspective to the day.
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Poised for Action

April 05, 2015 - This green heron stood absolutely still for over ten minutes and with one lightening fast strike skewered its breakfast,...
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Silhouette

April 04, 2015 - Can't say much here -- a lonely tree, a dropping sun and my eyes.
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Morning Glory

April 03, 2015 - Every dawning of a new day in your life should begin like this -- at least in your mind.
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Fast Break

April 03, 2015 - Just a quick break in the clouds last night after some showers to the west. For once, I stayed dry.
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Green Heron

April 03, 2015 - This green heron appeared to be just strutting his "stuff". In reality he was getting in position to spear his breakfast...
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Rock of Gibraltar

April 02, 2015 - The island is divided through the middle by the airport runway which also separates the spanish and the English sides of...
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Over the Edge

April 02, 2015 - I've seen all kinds of magnificent sunrises here on the island. Must admit, however, that this morning was totally diffe...
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Island in the Sun

April 01, 2015 - Out and about at dawn.
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Lost

April 01, 2015 - Not formally a "rain forest", but I was in the Alaskan woods and it was raining, so I guess it qualifies.
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