Monthly Archives: August 2010

Birds In the Garden; Marin County California

Whenever the urge to go photographing hits me my first thought is where should I go?  Recently, however, I started feeding song birds at home and I’ve been very pleased with how the birds have responded.  Frequent visitors include goldfinches, … Continue reading

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How Smart Are Swallows?

Several years ago I went flyfishing in Lake Almanor for smallmouth bass.   As I rowed toward the dam in my pontoon boat I noticed there was a lot of noise and activity at the dam.  Swallows were circling the cylindrical … Continue reading

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California Quail, Point Reyes National Seashore

Bird nesting is about over now.  A couple of California quail families go through our yard every day.  Baby quail are very easy to recognize.  Many baby birds don’t leave the nest until they are about as big as the … Continue reading

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Brush Rabbits, Point Reyes National Seashore

A couple of years ago I was on the road to Pierce Point when all of the sudden the road became full of rabbits.  They seemed unusually small to me at the time and I couldn’t believe how many there … Continue reading

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Posters of Yellowstone Wildlife

I was remiss in my postings last month and one of the reasons was that I was working on a series of posters of Yellowstone wildlife for the The Paradise Gallery in Gardiner, Montana.  Here’s one of the posters. It’s … Continue reading

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Another Bobcat

I decided to go out to Point Reyes National Seashore last Friday to see what was going on there.  My main hope was to get a good photo of a bobcat.    I don’t think I’ve been out there since late … Continue reading

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