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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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