Monthly Archives: April 2011

B&W Rules the Way

Today was another day with awesome “puffball” clouds. I was helping my Dad deliver Honey Bee packages to his clients when this image presented itself to me. It was a simple click, that was converted to B&W using Nik Silver … Continue reading

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The Hummingbirds Are Here!

This morning I had a Ruby-throated Hummingbird stop by my nectar feeders! I’m not sure if it was a male or female, as I was still half asleep. Now starts my process of photographing them! Oh, I can’t wait!

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A Day Like No Other

I took a ride down to the swamp once again today, but today was a day like no other. I knew the landscape shots were going to be great, as the clouds had major drama in them. I also was … Continue reading

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Simple Click

  Sometimes things just pop out at you. This happened to me while walking my dog. I love it when it happens, and it’s even better when it’s a good image! Nikon D7000| Nikkor 105mm Micro f/2.8 VR| ISO 100| … Continue reading

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Patience Pays Off!

Patience (and luck) is a very important part of my photography. Patience really paid off today! Yep, that’s a Muskrat! I was down at the swamp for about an hour, hoping to photograph Yellow Warblers, which I didn’t even see. … Continue reading

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Spring Fever

The trees are greening up, the birds are singing, and the flowers are blossoming, and you know what that means: PHOTOGRAPHY! I took a ride around the neighborhood today, checking out the swamps. The cloud formations were just superb for … Continue reading

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Easter Photography

I woke up this morning and was greeted by my Dad telling me how cool the fog was. I quickly got my gear together and headed out the door. We stopped at the swamp down the road from my house, … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget the Yellow-rumpeds!

There has been a massive influx of Yellow-rumped Warblers throughout the past week. Also at Tarrywile yesterday was the welcome surprise of an Eastern Kingbird, but the surprising disappointment of the lack of Tree Swallows! I’m not sure where they … Continue reading

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The Swamp

This morning I took a ride down to the “open” swamp near my house. I brought along my brother, as we were shooting a video for an upcoming camera club presentation. The video kind of took me away from really … Continue reading

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Until the Light Dies…..

Yesterday afternoon I was able to get over to Tarrywile Park with my Dad. When we got there, I was so happy to see the Tree Swallows fighting over the nesting boxes. Now it was just a matter of capturing … Continue reading

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