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Posted in The Blog on November 8, 2012

Nov. 2, 2012 – Ridgefield NWR – 33 Photos ...

Hi all!  I’m excited to be back with another installment of my photo shoots at Ridgefield NWR.  Today (11/2) was my first opportunity to get out and shoot with my new Canon 5D Mark III body.  It’s amazing how much this camera feels like a 7D although it may be a li ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on February 28, 2012

White-crowned Sparrow

I found this White-crowned Sparrow at the Tualatin River NWR on June 17, 2010.  I reprocessed it and liked how it came out in Lightroom 4 Beta.  Taken with a Canon 40D, 1/250, f7.1, ISO400, 400mm with Canon EF 100-400L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on February 18, 2012

Jan. 27, 2012 – Fri. – Ridgefield NWR (20 ...

Greetings all!  I’m here with the 27th of January’s episode of my Ridgefield photo shoots.  I arrived at sun up and the refuge greeted me with fairly heavy fog–fog that did not really lift all day.  There were spots on the refuge where the fog would clear up ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on November 14, 2011

Oct. 26, 2011- Wed. – Ridgefield NWR (25 photos) ...

Welcome back! It was still pretty dark when I pulled into the parking lot of the Ridgefield NWR today–about 7:00 a.m.  For many shots, I used ISO800 or higher today, except on a few select shots when the sun tried to peak through the heavy overcast.  Not the greatest day ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on November 1, 2011

Golden-crowned Sparrow

A Golden-crowned Sparrow, common at Ridgefield NWR during the cooler months.  Taken Oct. 17, 2011, with my Canon 7D, 1/640, f5.6, ISO800, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens, and a slight amount of fill flash. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on July 10, 2011

Sparrow at the Park

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Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on March 21, 2011

Anticipating Spring

A Song Sparrow poses at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge on Mar. 17, 2011.  Taken with a Canon 7D using fill flash, 1/640, f5.6, ISO500, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on March 19, 2011

“One bite at a time!”

A Golden-crowned Sparrow reaches for a morsel of food at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Mar. 17, 2011.  Taken with a Canon 7D, 1/800, f5.6, ISO800, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens, fill flash. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on January 16, 2011

Golden-crowned Sparrow

A frequent visitor to the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, this Golden-crowned Sparrow female posed for me in Jan. 2011.  Taken with a Canon 7D, 1/250, f7.1, ISO400, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens, with fill flash. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on January 16, 2011

Fox Sparrow

This little one was doing some kind of a stretch when I spotted him at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge in Jan. 2011.  Taken with a Canon 7D, 1/250, f7.1, ISO400, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens, with fill flash. Continue Reading