Black-crowned Night Herons Nesting




In this second post of Black-crowned Night Herons at the Venice bird rookery (Venice, Florida), I’m featuring some images I captured of the herons as they brought back twigs and small branches for their nests they were busy building. Unfortunately, their nests are typically deep in the thickets and not very visible. So I could […]

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Kayaking the Myakka, Part 3




In this final part of the “Kayaking the Myakka River” series, I’m featuring several species of wading birds that I captured while kayaking the Myakka River. These images show why I love taking the kayak out for some bird photography … you can get close, as well as down to “the birds’ level”. Enjoy these […]

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Fun Friday: “Follow My Lead …




  “… and raise your beak high in the air, and look downward while keeping your beak high. Then that person with the silly box in his hand won’t know we’re watching him!”       This image was made a year ago at the local Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) rookery. Wishing everyone a […]

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