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Posted in The Blog on February 5, 2013

Jan. 18, 2013 – Ridgefield NWR – 15 Photos ...

It’s another mostly sunny day at the Ridgefield NWR in southwest Washington state.  I decided to shoot from around noon until sunset today instead of catching the sunrise.  Temperatures were in the upper 20’s to lower 30’s, so there was some ice around. Speaki ... 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 The Blog on December 15, 2012

Dec. 5, 2012 – Ridgefield NWR – 29 Photos ...

It was an awesome day weather-wise today, Dec. 5, at the Ridgefield NWR.  There were some clouds hanging around but also plenty of clearing to allow some light to shine through.  The beautiful light was filtered by a thin layer of clouds for much of the day, reducing some of th ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on December 8, 2012

Nov. 26, 2012 – Ridgefield NWR – 37 Photo ...

Sun up at the Ridgefield NWR in Ridgefield, WA, USA.  Some sun is actually peaking through the clouds which is an awesome sight here in the Pacific Northwest and helps photographers like me who use a slow f5.6 bird lens.  I’m not really complaining because I’m very ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on April 29, 2012

Mar. 23, 2012 – Fri. – Ridgefield NWR (15 ...

Greetings!  I’m getting a wee bit closer to catching up with my blog posts.  Today’s post is about a month late but my last few were closer to two months late so I’m doing a little better.  Today’s weather was comfortable and I actually saw some blue sk ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on April 16, 2012

Feb. 23, 2012 – Thur. – Ridgefield NWR (18 ...

I can’t believe how far behind I am on posting my photo shoots to The Blog!  But here I am with some shots from my Feb. 23rd outing at Ridgefield NWR.  The weather wasn’t bad with some pretty bright overcast skies for much of the day.  I arrived not long after sun ... 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 March 13, 2012

Feb. 3, 2012 – Fri. – Ridgefield NWR (28 P ...

I’m back with another photo shoot at Ridgefield NWR.  It’s been a while since my last blog post–just too many projects going on right now.  This was a very active day at the refuge and that big, yellow ball in the sky (I think they call it the sun) was actuall ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on December 13, 2011

Dec. 2, 2011- Fri. – Ridgefield NWR

I headed over to Ridgefield NWR and arrived at around sun up.  Had the usual cloudy weather in the early morning giving way to nice sunshine around mid-morning.  Temperature was hovering around freezing early on. As a reminder to readers around the USA and the world who canR ... Continue Reading