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Posted in The Blog on July 31, 2013

May 20, 2013 – Ridgefield NWR – 21 Ne ...

Well, it’s been almost 2 months since my last blog post describing my shooting day!  After an update to WordPress back in May, I was unable to upload images to my website.  I contacted both my host and WordPress –neither had the answer.  I even looked into getting ... Continue Reading

Posted in Ducks, Grebes, Cormorants, Swans, etc. on February 20, 2013

Brought to you in living color!

Feb. 20, 2013, at the Ridgefield NWR in southwest Washington state.  A light overcast day can be the best time to photograph these mostly black and white birds, with all sorts of colors in between.  Canon 5D Mark III, 1/800, f5.6, ISO 1600, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. A larger view ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on January 25, 2013

Jan. 11, 2013 – Ridgefield NWR – 19 Photos ...

It’s January 11, 2013, at the Ridgefield NWR in southwest Washington state.  I’m back for another round of photos and a video.  Today’s weather was cool, crisp, and mostly sunny, yielding some nice water shots but introducing the higher chance of harsh shadows ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on March 25, 2012

Feb. 8, 2012 – Wed. – Ridgefield NWR (13 P ...

As I recall, Feb. 8 at the Ridgefield NWR was very dreary and dark (I’m writing this about 6 weeks later).  It was another one of those high ISO days.  All the photos I’m posting today were taken at either ISO 800 or 1600, except for the nutria shot, which was shot ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on January 7, 2012

Dec. 16, 2011- Fri. – Ridgefield NWR (20 photos) ...

This is actually Part 2 of my Dec. 16, 2011, photo shoot since earlier I posted some raccoon/coyote photos (along with an accompanying story) from the same day’s shoot.  If you missed it, be sure to catch it here. I hope everyone had a wonderful New Year and that 2012 find ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Ducks, Grebes, Cormorants, Swans, etc. on February 5, 2011

Bufflehead

A male Bufflehead floats on the water making frequent dives for food.  The Bufflehead is North America’s smallest diving duck.  Taken with a Canon 7D, f5.6, 1/800, ISO250, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens.  Location: Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge in Washington state. Continue Reading