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Winter birding in the backyard

Being a snowboarder and photographer brings mixed feelings about snow.  One part of me wants to make more turns in the pow-pow (powdery snow), while the other part is ready for water to flow and animals to come out.   182 more words

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Shooting in the rain

As nature photographers we have to be ready and willing to shoot in any conditions if we want to get the shot.  In this particular sequence I want to share with you, I was in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in December a year ago when we were challenged photographically.   827 more words

Neal Cooper

Return of the Disconnected

Ring Ouzel

Nikon D4,600mm plus 1.4, 1/1250@7.1,iso800

Yep,still breathing! Long time no posts. Well, I’ve been very busy, shooting new subjects and a major overhaul of my image library(only halfway there), which  has taken most of my time  since I returned from India. 352 more words

Birds

The Moon

Last night there was a lunar eclipse occurring that was visible from Australia.  Unfortunately the weather was terrible here and I didn’t end up seeing anything behind the clouds and rain…  194 more words

Why should you purchase a $12K lens?

I am sure, for the majority of people spending, or saving, thousands of dollars is a serious matter that is worth to be considered carefully. I also belong to them – not only because I am not swimming in money, but also because I always know that there will be an opportunity for me to invest the saved money into something good elsewhere. 1,569 more words

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Barn Owl in-flight - New Jersey

Even though Barn Owls are one of the most widespread of all birds, they aren’t seen by many, especially during the daylight hours. Not to long ago, I was lucky enough not only to see one but also to photograph it, here in Northern New Jersey. 47 more words

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