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Posted in The Blog on July 2, 2014

Jan. 21, 2014 – Ridgefield NWR – 21I ...

Here’s a set of photos from my January 21, 2014, outing at the Ridgefield NWR in Washington state. Starting with a Northern Harrier in hunting mode (from a distance).     Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1250, f5.6, ISO 800, 700mm.  For the first 5 images please click once on the im ... Continue Reading

Posted in Ducks, Grebes, Cormorants, Swans, etc. on January 22, 2014

Bittersweet Encounter: Trumpeter Swan

This is my first picture of a Trumpeter Swan, taken Jan. 21, 2014, at the Ridgefield NWR.  The bird was alone in the water, hundreds if not thousands of feet away from huge flocks of other swans in Rest Lake.  Two other cars had already stopped and were taking photos.  I did t ... Continue Reading