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Posted in Ducks, Grebes, Cormorants, Swans, etc. on June 6, 2016

Not Getting Along

A couple of Cinnamon Teals scuffle in the water at the Ridgefield NWR, May 31, 2016.  Best viewed large! LARGEVIEW! Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1600, f4, ISO 800, 500mm, 7:42 a.m. Continue Reading

Posted in Ducks, Grebes, Cormorants, Swans, etc. on April 16, 2016

It’s that time of year again

April 13, 2016, and I decided to stop near a small lake at the Ridgefield NWR, to shoot a colorful male Cinnamon Teal.  Within seconds he paddled over to his wife and they started doing the wild thing.  I’ve concluded that duck and geese guys don’t treat their ladie ... Continue Reading

Posted in Ducks, Grebes, Cormorants, Swans, etc. on May 1, 2015

Cinnamon Teal Liftoff

A Cinnamon Teal takes off from a lake at the Ridgefield NWR, May 1, 2015. VIEW LARGE 7D Mark II, 1/1600, f4, ISO 500, 500mm, 7:52 a.m. Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on January 10, 2014

Nov. 22, 2013 – Ridgefield NWR – 22 I ...

I’m so behind on posting my shots again!  This post covers my day at Ridgefield NWR on Nov. 22, 2013.  The temperature was cold by western Oregon/Washington standards—about 21 degrees F when I started shooting this morning.  That’s a heatwave for many of you ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on July 10, 2012

May 25, 2012 – Fri. – Ridgefield NWR (16 ...

Hi all!  Today’s post will feature some of my shots taken on May 25.  It’s a special day for me as this is the first time I’ve taken my new Canon 7D out for an actual wildlife shoot.  You may recall that this camera was a prize for taking first place in the A ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on June 21, 2012

May 2, 2012 – Wed. – Ridgefield NWR (19 ne ...

It’s May and visitors are now allowed to exit their vehicles at the refuge but still must stay on or near the road in most cases. I had heard that the Great Horned Owlets have fledged and was anxious to see if I could spot them.  It’s nice to know that we can now ste ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on May 30, 2012

Grand Prize Canon 7D – First Shots – B ...

I recently received my new Canon 7D camera from Adoramapix.com as grand prize for being chosen winner in their, “Your Best Shot of 2011 Photo Contest.”  I haven’t met a photographer yet who doesn’t like getting new equipment and this was no exception for ... Continue Reading