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Posted in Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on January 11, 2016

Winter Kinglet

On Jan. 7, 2016, at Ridgefield NWR, I came by a downed tree that had been laying there for years, covered with thick moss and at this moment, spots of melting snow/ice that would likely be completely melted in the next hour or so.  I really wanted to capture a bird on this perch ... 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 January 16, 2013

Jan. 4, 2013 – Ridgefield NWR – 17 Photos ...

Happy New Year to all!  Welcome to my first photo shoot of 2013–Jan. 4.   I was hoping for some clearing today but all I got was overcast skies with no sign of the sun peeking through.  Temperatures ranged from the low 30’s (F) to the low 40’s.  Many of toda ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on January 7, 2012

“Mr. Ruby”

Here’s a Ruby-crowned Kinglet at the Ridgefield NWR.  I took this photo on Dec. 16, 2011 with my Canon 7D, 1/500, f5.6, ISO800, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. 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, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on December 18, 2011

Ruby-crowned Kinglet

Dec. 16, 2011, at the Ridgefield NWR, I spotted this colorful little guy near some cattails.  Canon 7D, 1/640, f5.6, ISO800, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading