Fun Friday: Canon or Nikon?




The age-old question: Which is better, Canon or Nikon? Well, this cow moose seemed to be investigating. While photographing moose at Sandy Stream Pond (in Baxter State Park, Maine), this cow moose calmly walked over to my camera setup (Canon 1D Mark 2 camera + Canon 500mm f/4 lens, on tripod), sniffed the end of […]

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Moose Potpourri




Today’s post completes the Maine moose trip photos from 2006 (except for another possible “Fun Friday” post). This post contains a few “miscellaneous” photos of the moose, captured at Sandy Stream Pond in Baxter State Park: A cow moose drinking from the pond: A bull moose exiting the woods … you can often spot the […]

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“Fun Friday: Splish-Splash …”




… I was takin’ a bath!” Following this past week’s theme, today’s post also comes my 2006 photo trip to Baxter State Park (Maine) to photograph moose in the fall colors. As mammals often do, this cow moose decided to shake off the water after lifting her head out of the water while foraging for […]

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Cow and Calf Moose




Today’s post features some cow and calf moose that I captured in 2006 at Sandy Stream Pond in Baxter State Park (Maine). In this first image, a cow and her calf are walking at the pond’s edge: A couple of minutes later, mom decided to cross the pond. With a little reluctance, the calf finally […]

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Bull Moose




Yesterday’s post (“Early Morning at Sandy Stream Pond”) featured some landscapes captured at Baxter State Park’s Sandy Stream Pond (Maine) in 2006. Today’s post features some of the bull moose that feed on the aquatic plants of Sandy Stream Pond: A couple of young bull moose also showed up at the pond: In my next […]

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Fun Friday: Curious Calf




Today’s Fun Friday post is an image I made when photographing Moose (Alces alces) at Sandy Stream Pond in Maine’s Baxter State Park in 2006. While photographing, a cow moose swam across the pond, followed by her calf. Once on shore, mom began foraging along the bank. Her calf, on the other hand, was more […]

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Fun Friday: A Macro Lens for Moose Photography?




While editing images on my external hard drive the other day, I found some moose photos that I made in 2006 in Baxter State Park, Maine. Today’s “Fun Friday” post shows you don’t really need a good telephoto lens to make nice moose images … a good macro lens will work just as well! And […]

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