Doomed

Nature, in the midst of its many beauties and wonders, features daily struggles for survival. Wildlife endures many injustices of sickness, cruelty, and suffering. So do we The People. Often it is difficult to understand nature’s cruel paths but, it is even more difficult to witness fate in action be it in nature or on…

Winter Guest

I doubt they will join us for the winter with the same bountiful presence that they did last year but, even to see one of these beautiful birds is thrilling. Found this guy just perched on a dune waiting, and watching, and waiting, and watching. I shot some still images but, decided to make a…

Cold Fall

Beauty, comfort, and peace can be as fleeting as an autumn leaf. Quickly, and sadly, sweet colorful warmth is too easily replaced with cold disregard. Seasons change and lessons get learned: or so we like to think. We live in such a beautiful world but, sadly, ugly history repeats itself, every day, around the globe,…

Eye Contact

I appreciate all wild animals but, for me, some are a bit more exciting to see than others. Seeing a wild animal in its natural environment and observing their behavior is thrilling to say the least. Getting to photograph them is an even greater thrill. Last week the stare of a beautiful owl reminded me…

Fallen

To everything – turn, turn turn There is a season – turn, turn turn And a time to every purpose under Heaven October is brilliant. Autumn arrives after months of anticipation but, the seasons’ finest moment, October, is fleeting. Each year, for as many years as I can remember, there exists in me a heightened…