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  • When planning a trip to a beach, I usually check out where the sun rises and/or sets for picture opportunities.  So, being that Clearwater Beach is on the Gulf of Mexico in Florida, sunset was the obvious choice. I went to Google to look for pictures of the area and found several of a ...

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    Have you ever visited a beach at an ocean or lake and saw white birds taking flight?  More than likely those were gulls of some variety looking for an easy meal. While visiting Clearwater Beach Florida, I had the opportunity to take some portraits of Laughing Gulls and Ring-billed Gulls on ...

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    Several weeks ago my wife Tina and I made a trip to Clearwater Beach Florida.  As a nature photographer we walked along Pier 60 first to see what there was to take pictures of before sunset.  Right off the bat we noticed all the birds on the pier and the beach.  After leaving the pier, we got...

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    Several years ago we had a snow storm come blowing through the NE Ohio area when I had a day off.  So I bundled myself up, packed my photo gear, and headed to Silver Park in my hometown of Alliance. Walking around the park I decided to use the covered pond as my subject.  I did take several...

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    This past holiday season I heard about a video series that Art Wolfe was in through a podcast interview.  That series is called “Tales By Light,” and it is full of inspiration. Canon and National Geographic of Australia made the series of five videos going to fifteen countries with ...

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    Once again we come to the close of another year and it is time to review my best pictures of 2016.  The picture above was taken in Autumn at Dundee Falls in Beach City Ohio.  I love the contrast of the colored leaves with the colors of the water. In the Spring, I started seeing Osprey ...

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    Whether taking pictures of Christmas Lights or a downtown area at night, the same tips apply to help us succeed.  The picture above was taken several years ago in December and the temperature outside was below 10 degrees.  Dressing for the weather wherever you live is the first important...

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    Great-Horned Owl As a nature photographer, I feel that people need to be responsible about taking care of our wild places.  Picking up trash left behind or not trampling flowers to get to a better location for our pictures are a couple ways to show responsibility. Another way is to visit ...

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    Typically at this time of year a lot of men, and some women, are getting ready for hunting season.  In Ohio, that means deer!  People start preparing their guns, bows, tree stands, and camouflage clothing for the big day. As photographers, we also are on the hunt for those colorful ...

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