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I am so itching to go out and take more pictures!

I am so itching to gout and take more pictures! I have been working on transferring photos from one place to the other and then deleting them. 115 more words

All eyes on Como Zoo's baby gorilla Arlene in public debut

St. Paul’s Como Zoo has introduced its newest resident: Arlene, a baby gorilla who made her public debut Friday morning.

She could be seen clinging to her mother Dara with father Schroeder nearby. 197 more words


Zoom lens at the Zoo

Brought the new camera to Como Zoo today, and used my 55-210 lens for shooting the animals. The results are in the Flickr gallery at this link:  27 more words


'Party For The Planet' At Como Zoo!

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Como Zoo is celebrating Earth Day this weekend with “Party for the Planet!”

It’s a day of activities focusing on fun and creative ways to save energy, money and Mother Earth. 29 more words



I have achieved a personal milestone — graduation from the first phase, the Foundation Sphere, of The Arcanum, an online photography apprenticeship, in which basic photography skills are developed and honed.   494 more words

Wildlife Photography

Polar Bear Butt: My First and Best MetroSketchers Work--#67A

Only the Polar Bear Would Pose

A few of the 70 MetroSketchers who turned up at Como Zoo in Saint Paul to sketch this warm Sunday:

Learning To Draw

Como Zoo Workers Mourn The Death Of 22-Year-Old Lioness

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Workers at the Como Zoo say they are in the midst of a time of grief. A week ago, the zoo lost 22-year-old Wynona. 304 more words