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October Birds of Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

I spent a day photographing the birds of Merritt Island NWR in early October. It wasn’t the best time of the year for birds at Merritt Island but was still an enjoyable day. (The winter […]

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Columbia River Porcupine

I encountered a porcupine for the first time a few weeks ago while scouting for birds to photograph at Chelan Falls Park on the Columbia River. Fortunately I had my new Nikon 300mm f4/E PF […]

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Marbled Murrelet Closeup

I’m fortunate to live only five minutes from the waterfront in Edmonds, Washington, with a great variety of birds to photograph. Some of my favorites are  the waterbirds like this Marbled Murrelet I recently had […]

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‘Apapane at Hosmer Grove on Maui

On several past visits to Hawaii I have tried to find and photograph native Hawaiian honeycreepers like the ‘apapane. Unfortunately, I didn’t find any birds on those trips. Finally during a visit two weeks ago […]