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Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps)

This photo of a Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps) is one of the few that I’ve ever taken whilst paddling about in a canoe. I was paddling around Union bay in Seattle, Washington state, USA, hoping that I wasn’t going to capsize along with a very expensive camera lens! 43 more words


Breaking The Rules

Shooting wildlife with a 35mm prime… Who the hell does he think he is?…

Kinda works though and it’s sooo much sharper than my 18-105mm kit lens. 70 more words

Manual 365

Eared Grebe

Here’s a few photos of an Eared Grebe fishing for breakfast at Spring Canyon a few days ago. The first day I saw it was very rainy and windy and the pictures didn’t turn out, but I went back the next morning and it was still there and I was able to get several nice shots.


January 30, 2017 – Red-necked Grebe, Holboell’s Grebe, or Gray-cheeked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena)

Found in western and central Canada and parts of the northern United States, these grebes breed on inland bodies of water and winter on the open ocean or large lakes. 65 more words


Pretty grebe

Recently I posted an image of a Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps) that prompted one reader to comment that the grebe looked like a “poorly drawn duck.” Now I’ll admit that the shape and proportions of a grebe are a bit unusual, but I was sure that with the right angle and lighting I could manage to take a beauty portrait of this little bird. 32 more words


Winter grebe

One of the most unusual-looking water birds that I occasionally see is the Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps), like this one that I spotted in a small, man-made pond yesterday in Kingstowne, a suburban community near where I like in Northern Virginia. 43 more words


GREBE reviews and analyses business growth strategies: A guideline report now available

Small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) and micro-scale enterprises (new and established) have a key role to play in generating new employment in peripheral regions. However, from knowledge of local markets it is clear that only small numbers of SMEs are consistent in generating new employment opportunities i.e. 188 more words