Category Archive: Nature

Swainsons Hawk

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Montana – Beartooth – Absoraka Range Mid July 2018

Diamond Ring – Eclipse 2017

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  A very lucky shot… just as the sun begins to reemerge from behind the moon. – Lake Cameahwait – Wyoming. August 21, 2017 When I shared this with some relatives… one immediately… Continue reading

Totality – Eclipse 2017

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Lake Cameahwait – Wyoming. August 21 2017 Note the star in the lower left third. I didn’t think to try to identify it until just now… maybe I’ll add the id later.

Varied Thrush

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Early Spring 2013 – Lac des Roches British Columbia…  

Cedar Waxwing

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  We have been so amazed at beauty the birds have brought to us along the lake/river shore where our campsite is…

Bullock’s Oriole

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  ‘Stunned’ – the first time I glimpsed this guy at the edge of our campsite (Steelhead Provincial Park BC) …. fumbled for my camera and missed the shot… but he became a… Continue reading

Merganser Family

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Steelhead Provincial Park, British Columbia … Kamloops Lake Patience rewarded… the adults have been swimming and diving all week but then last evening the little ones came out of hiding. Hoping for a… Continue reading

FEED ME!

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Starling & chick out side our campsite… Steelhead Provincial Park BC. Keeping us well entertained.

Verdin

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Verdin – (Auriparus flaviceps) hanging around theĀ Bougainvillea bush. Nice company onĀ a lazy Christmas eve.

The Owl

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Spotted eagle-owl Scientific nameBubo africanus Kgalagidi Park South Africa. Returning to camp from a late afternoon/early evening game drive; we almost drove by missing this fellow quietly sitting in his tree. The light… Continue reading