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Posted in Ducks, Grebes, Cormorants, Swans, etc. on April 15, 2014

Cackling Goose Landing

A January 15, 2014, shot of a Cackling Goose coming in for a landing at the Ridgefield NWR.    Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1250, f4, ISO 2500, 500mm. A larger version of the shot can be found at my Flickr site. Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on November 3, 2013

Oct. 23, 2013 – Ridgefield NWR – 24 I ...

I guess I’ll call this 700mm day at Ridgefield!  That’s the set up I used to shoot all the images on today’s blog post.  Canon’s 500mm + Canon’s 1.4x III teleconverter.   These are shots from Oct. 23, 2013, another rare fall sunny day in the Pacif ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on October 27, 2013

Oct. 18, 2013 – Ridgefield NWR – 23 I ...

Well, this is my first wildlife shoot since the Ridgefield NWR re-opened due to the government shutdown (which I don’t even want to think about let alone talk about!)  I’d much rather talk about photographing birds and other wildlife, which is what I plan to do here. ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on August 30, 2013

Aug. 27, 2013 – Ridgefield NWR – 16 Ne ...

Returning now with some images from Aug. 27, 2013, taken at the Ridgefield NWR in Washington state.  The weather was somewhat cloudy but warm. I’m starting off today with a River Otter that I spotted about 50 feet from the road.  It was busy swimming around, obviously hun ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on December 20, 2012

Dec. 10, 2012 – Ridgefield NWR – 27 Photo ...

Greetings all!  This is my Dec. 10, 2012, batch of images taken at the Ridgefield NWR.  It was quite cloudy today and I had to rely on the high ISO capability of the 5D Mark III camera to get most of these shots.  I’ll include the ISO setting with each image so that you ... Continue Reading