Wildlife Photography

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squirrel
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trust.

164/365: trust. ∞ trust can be a dangerous thing. luckily for this young squirrel everything worked out ok - he got to keep eating and i got an awesome photograph. this little guy let me get within 3-5 feet of him to snap this photograph…
Bluebird on a fence
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happiness?

109/365: happiness? is this the bluebird of happiness? the last several days he has been visiting our yard, showing off for the ladies and picking up some grubs for take-out. 📷EXIF 1/50 sec. f/5.6 ISO 400 300mm ⚙️Gear Nikon D810 Nikkor 55-300…
Hornets Nest in Tree
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The Hornets Nest

323/366: The Hornets Nest On a recent road trip in Colorado, we were parked shooting some Aspen Tree photos when my son looked up and discovered this magnificent hornets nest. We sat in awe at the beauty of the design and then drove off. Photo…
Quail Creek Pond Oklahoma City
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Quail Creek Pond Oklahoma City

150/366: Quail Creek Pond Oklahoma City I stumbled across this this pond while driving around Oklahoma City.. I wasn't able to find an official name for it, so I have named it Quail Creek Pond, since it was in the Quail Creek area of Oklahoma…
Peacock Patterns in Nature
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Peacock Patterns in Nature

145/366: Peacock Patterns in Nature Peacocks have beautiful patterns created by nature.  I loved the patterns the back of the tail create, especially in black and white.  The whites and blacks contain such stark contrasts it really makes…
Spider Web
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The Web

123/366: The Web Nature and Mother nature surround us everywhere we go.. some we see as beautiful and intricate, others we see scary or in the way.  When out in nature, it is natures home, we should do our best to not disturb the animals…
Bee Pollinating A Lemon Tree
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Bee Pollinating A Lemon Tree

109/366: Bee Pollinating A Lemon Tree A local bee pollinating a lemon tree.  This bee stuck around for a while going from flower to flower and hopefully pollinating our lemon tree, so we can have lemons in the near future.  The wonders of…
The Bee and The Lemon Tree
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The Bee and The Lemon Tree

102/366: The Bee and The Lemon Tree I've been watching the bees pollinating our lemon tree the past few days and decided today to try to get a macro shoot of the bees.  I don't own a macro lens, so I decided to use my 85mm and a tripod.  After…
Flower Mound Peacock
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Beautiful Peacock

100/366: Beautiful Peacock I'm working on editing my peacock photos from a few weeks ago.. This is a tight crop from when he had his tail feathers all the way up.  I love how in focus his eye is and how you can really seem the magnificent…
female cardinal
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Female Cardinal

91/366: Female Cardinal From our backyard paradise the birds have been frequently visiting and eating out of the many feeders.  Captured this female cardinal stealing some seeds from the box feeder in the mid afternoon hour.  Captured with…
Male Peacock with tail open
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Male Peacock

84/366: Male Peacock I had the pleasure of meeting this beautiful male peacock yesterday and the opportunity to capture his beauty and essence.  Named 'Jewel' - he surely is a jewel... Just watching him dance around and show off his beautiful…
Simplicity Landscape with Lake and Mountains
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Simplicity Landscape

331/365: Simplicity Landscape The simplicity of this landscape brings me to simple thoughts of a simply life.  Mountain and lakes views, meditation and relaxation.
World Turtle Day
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World Turtle Day

143/365: World Turtle Day Happy World Turtle Day.  I came across this tiny turtle on a nature walk a few weeks ago.  Isn't he adorable?
Red-bellied woodpecker
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Red-bellied Woodpecker

129/365: Red-bellied Woodpecker Another photo of the Red-bellied Woodpecker hunting for bugs in the giant Osage tree in our backyard.
Male Cardinal
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Male Cardinal

128/365: Male Cardinal Another shot of one of the male cardinals whom likes to visit our Osage tree and the many bird feeders in our yard.
Red-bellied woodpecker
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Red-bellied Woodpecker

127/365: Red-bellied Woodpecker A Red-bellied Woodpecker whom loves to visit our Osage tree.  If you look on the underside of the tree you can find his favorite spots.
Male Cardinal
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Bird Watching - Male Cardinal

126/365: Bird Watching - Male Cardinal A brightly colored male cardinal from bird watching in my backyard.  
Turtles Sunbathing
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Turtles Sunbathing

114/365: Turtles Sunbathing A family of turtles sunbathing at a local pond on a floating log.  The turtle family that sunbathes together, stays together?
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
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Turn Into Something Beautiful...

106/365: Turn Into Something Beautiful... This Malacosoma disstria aka Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth will soon turn into something beautiful.
Ladybug
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Ladybug

105/365: Ladybug This little ladybug is crawling all over our blackberry bush.  So quaint and small I couldn't help but to capture a shot.
Baby Duck
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Spring Renewal

90/365: Spring Renewal Spring brings a time for renewal and birth. A time to move forward from the past and refresh with something new.  Approximately 1 year ago I felt an immense pain in my hamstring.  At the time, it was thought this was…
Domastic Mallard
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Spring Feeding

89/365: Spring Feeding This domestic mallard enjoyed our spring feeding the other day at a local pond.  I love the bright orange of the beak against the green grass of spring.