I really wanted to see the pink dolphins–one of the few freshwater dolphin species after reading Sy Montgomery’s book “Encantado: Pink Dolphin of the Amazon.” I booked a tour to the Peruvian Amazon lodge she stayed at with visions of swimming with pink dolphins. Unfortunately, during 2010 that portion of the Amazon was experiencing a […]
This morning I crossed a milestone of 125,000 views on my Flickr website. Since joining Flickr in February, 2007 I have posted 3191 photographs of my travels–mainly birds and nature scenes. The top 5 photographs are not necessarily the best but they somehow speak or meet the needs of the virtual reader: The top […]
Photographing wildlife is exciting but can also be quite challenging. These Galapagos penguins were photographed from a panga in open ocean. I had to contend with open ocean, a rocking boat, other eager photographers, and the weight of my 400 mm lens and video camera to get these shots.
It’s hard to believe that it has been over a year since I last posted. I will try to make up for lost time. Last July, I had the fortune of being able to walk in Darwin’s footsteps–visit the Galapagos. It was a wonderful and life-changing trip–the photographic opportunities were excellent. The travel mates and […]