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Sunshine At Last

Sunshine today – at last.  And the cat is enjoying it.

Alas, this lovely bird is no more.


Osprey in Flight (Three Photographs and Thoughts on Nature Photography)

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When I started nature photography I did not really know where to start. Overtime I have given thought to the things that make it work for me. 132 more words


Vanishing birds - Part 3

Once again I return to my 1972 book ‘The World’s Vanishing Birds’; this time to see how some of the American (north and south) birds featured in the book are faring now. 691 more words


Western Kingbird -- Carbon County, PA

A few weeks ago, I was able to chase a continuing western kingbird in Carbon County, PA. This was a great state lifer for me and a really great bird to see in the state. 25 more words


Those Aren't Geese!

Last week, after a day of storms and tornado warnings, we had a gorgeous day of 70 degrees with clear blue skies.

As I was out on my walk, I heard a sound that I thought was coming from a pine tree nearby.  204 more words


11/18/2015 Run Guadalupe Slough

The last 2 weeks were spent in class in Sunnyvale, California.  The first was absolutely depressing.  Long days of lecture only to return to a run down overpriced motel.   86 more words