Tag Archive: photography

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

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…

Cold Road Runner

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Road Runner (Geococcyx californianus) trying to warm up on a cool January morning in our Indio CA backyard. A frequent visitor but, today more than willing to strike a pose.

Verdin

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

Lilac Breasted Roller

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Originally my interest was photographing  the African “Big Five” (Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Giraffe, Water Buffalo) –  only got four – the Leopard eluded us. However, what really excited me was the birds and their incredible… Continue reading

Love – thousands of years in the making…

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With enough time (thousands of years?)… not to mention flowing water, rock and sand… anything is possible… including LOVE.     Augrabies Falls South Africa. This photo was difficult to crop… I am still not… Continue reading

TAKE OFF!

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    African Tawny Eagle – Aquila rapax rapax In  Chobe National Park –  Botswana.  

African Birds: White-fronted bee-eater

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Surprisingly I found myself drawn, photographically, more to the birds of Africa than the big game animals… perhaps it had something to do with the vibrant colors…   This is the White-fronted bee-eater… Continue reading

Lone Eagle

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  Other than cropping and fine tuning the brightness and contrast, no other Photoshop “magic” was applied to this image. To me it almost appears to be a drawing rather than a photograph.… Continue reading

Grasses on the bay.

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  This image was actually a MISTAKE. I was checking out the  speed and f-stop settings and accidentally snapped a pic. Something about the picture intrigued me… so applying the ‘dry brush’ artistic… Continue reading