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Spring is here....

….which also means its one of my favorite times of the year on the ranch.

Branding season.

While there are still a few more brandings to attend, this was the first one of 2016 for me at the Antone Ranch in Mitchell, Oregon.

Laura Hopper Photography

But above all, let there be Love...

Forgive me for a moment…..I’m going to get a little nostalgic….

One of the coolest things about being a photographer is the opportunity to document the special moments within a family throughout the years. 197 more words

Laura Hopper Photography

War Against the Paiutes, Eastern Oregon 1867-68

Previously in my posts, I have noted details of the history and culture Paiute peoples of the Great Basin, mainly eastern Oregon. These peoples were hundreds of tribes and bands in Oregon, Nevada, Idaho, California and the surrounding Great basin areas. 4,480 more words

Beetle Strikes a Pose

Candid shots are my preference but the things that move on the trail do not always want their photos taken. So today, I tried to gently coax this beetle to pose for its portrait on all legs. 77 more words

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Red-Tailed Hawk

Often seen in pairs in the older trees around my house, and occasionally perched on telephone poles.

Soon, the tulips will bloom, and I’ll have photos other than birds to share.

Snow Geese Over the Marsh

Stopped by the bird refuge/marsh near our house on the way home from *paying job!* this evening. The snow geese weren’t interested in posing, or even holding still. 14 more words

Quail

Went out behind my house last night, trying to chase down a hawk that was hanging out in a tree, and got sidetracked by this guy. 7 more words