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  • Walking on Pier 60 at Clearwater Beach, my wife and I were looking out at the shoreline when we spotted these large birds flying and diving into the water.  Upon further watching we noticed the birds were Brown Pelicans. After leaving the pier, we took our cameras and headed to the shore of ...

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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 weeks ago my wife Tina and I took a short trip to Florida, specifically the Tampa area.  While there we came across dolphin watching tours and thought that sounded interesting.  While looking over the different vendors offering tours, we came across one with an unusual name called ...

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    Above is a picture of the Walborn Reservoir concession building in winter.  I went out early one morning to wander around Walborn Reservoir looking for different images to create. This is at sunrise before the sun came up over the hill and trees behind the building.  I ended up bracketing ...

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    In winter, snow can produce layers/dimensions of a picture that cannot be seen without the snow.  In the image below the heavy, newly-fallen snow contrasts with the dark, wet tree trunks. This leads your eye down the path looking toward the end wondering where the trail leads. Also in ...

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    Winter is a time when many photographers tend to not take many pictures because of leafless trees, poor weather, and short daylight hours; but one thing that can be photographed in bad weather is flowers. By purchasing some flowers and setting up a small indoor studio you can create images ...

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    One winter evening I went out to Walborn Reservoir after work with my camera to create pictures.  As I was walking on a trail near sunset, I looked across the reservoir noticing beautiful color in the sky. Setting up my camera on the tripod, I decided to use my telephoto lens to zoom in on ...

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    Often times when the winter skies are overcast, I am looking for intimate/close-up pictures.  This day, at Quail Hollow State Park, was that sort of day.  I had dressed for the wet snow and cold and was wondering through about 6" of snow when I came upon these pine cones hanging. My first ...

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    In our crazy, busy lives today, we tend to put off taking walks and going outside for extended times other than to leave our houses in cars going somewhere.  I came across this interesting article about health benefits to spending time outdoors. How many medication prescriptions could ...

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