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‘Apapane at Hosmer Grove on Maui

Several times on visits to Hawaii I have tried to find and photograph some of the native Hawaiian honeycreepers like the ‘apapane. Finally during a visit two weeks ago I found an ‘apapane at Hosmer […]

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Puget Sound Orca and Humpback Whales

Last weekend I went on a whale watching cruise with Mystic Sea Charters out of Anacortes, Washington, north of Seattle. It was a great day on the water–warm and sunny with temps in the 70s–and […]

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Fishing Osprey

I recently purchased a new Nikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 AF-P VR lens and headed out to the waterfront to test it for the first time. I have several longer telephoto lenses but wanted a lightweight zoom […]

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Anna’s Hummingbird

I love the amazing colors of Anna’s Hummingbirds, but they rarely sit still long enough to get good closeup photographs. So I was especially happy when this Anna’s perched on a cattail at the Edmonds […]