Storm Flight

For this shot, I had staked myself out on a lengthy wooden pier raised high above the sawgrass marshes flanking the waterway at the marina where we were tied up for the night…wading into the marsh was an exercise in sinking up to the knees in muck that sucks the shoes off your feet leaving your bare soles exposed to beds of sharp-edged clams embedded in the mud … Full Story

Desert Kaleidoscope

I captured several satisfying images of a roadrunner as he darted by in pursuit of a lizard or whatever a roadrunner eats! This one I especially enjoy for the kaleidoscope-like bokeh effect in the background, while the roadrunner emerges into focus with even his tiniest feathers rim lit by the sunlight. … Full Story

Sunrise Flight

Sunrise Flight is a composite image created in the Solomon Islands. We left our anchorage at dawn one morning to get an early start for a long day’s passage. The rising sun lit the cumulus clouds building up on the horizon, giving them an internal glow. I was concentrating on capturing images of the dramatic sky, when a booby joined us … Full Story

The Bobcat

I spend a lot of time at the computer editing and refining my digital photographs. Truth be told, this is as much fun for me as the actual photography. One autumn morning my housekeeper interrupted my concentration to announce that there was a ‘gato muy grande’ in the backyard. I grabbed my handheld camera with a walk-around zoom lens already attached and tiptoed into the backyard to check him out. … Full Story