Category Archives: Photography

American Bittern Dance – March 30, 2012

A few days ago during a visit to Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, I sat and watch an American Bitter catch and eat a vole. That act in itself is not all that amazing, but what was interesting is the reaction … Continue reading

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Snowy Owl Sighting at Nisqually – 05 February 2012

It was a good day for a kayak trip this Sunday afternoon in February.  The sun was shining and the weather was warm.  The water at Nisqually was glassy smooth.  It was ideal conditions.  Plus, it was Super Bowl Sunday … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds – 16 May 2011

We have several hummingbird feeders at our house and in the springtime when the hummers start to return to this area, they are buzzing around like flies.  I will fill my three feeders up once day and as soon as … Continue reading

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Woodard Bay – 15MAY2011

I have several friends who send me these really great bird photos which they took at Woodard Bay, WA.  I have never been to Woodard Bay, and thought rather than going kayaking for photo opportunities I would venture to Woodard … Continue reading

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Olympia Area Sunrises

Last week in Olympia, we had a few days where we were getting beautiful sunrises.  The mornings were cold, mostly clear with some clouds and a light fog which created a bright golden glow as the sun would rise.  I … Continue reading

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Studio Portraits

The last several portraits sessions I’ve had have all been done in studio.  Except for a very few studio portrait sessions taken many years ago, all the photos I have taken of people have been outside using only natural light … Continue reading

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Shorebird Festival

The other day a friend and I decided to make an early morning attempt at getting a look at the shorebirds gathering in Grays Harbor.  The weather in Washington has been really cold and rainy this spring (in fact it … Continue reading

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