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On Location Photograhy / Posts - 8 months ago

Great Bear Rainforest

Grizzly bears are common inhabitants of the Great Bear Rainforest. At the time of year I was there, late June, their principal diet is sedge grass, which grows abundantly along the banks of the streams. The skies were dramatically overcast. Rain, whi...

On Location Photograhy / Posts - 10 months ago

Colors Of The White Mountains

The stunning contrast of birch and maples makes a great autumn composition. I zoomed in for this image under a bright overcast and concentrated on the bark and leaf detail. While these trees were found near Bretton Woods, Crawford Notch also has an a...

On Location Photograhy / Posts - 10 months ago

Autumn On Utah’s Colorado Plateau

Aspen grove on Boulder Mountain, Dixie National Forest, Utah. Canon EOS 5D Mark III, Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM, Gitzo Mountaineer tripod, Acratech Ultimate Ballhead. While most of us think of the northern woods of Vermont and New Hampshire, the sout...

On Location Photograhy / Posts - 11 months ago

Grand Teton Fall Color

I watched this bull elk (lower right) tussle with an aspen tree until he had lodged a sizable branch in his antlers. Feeling good about his new look, he headed toward his harem to impress the ladies. Unfortunately for him, his group of cows became fr...

On Location Photograhy / Posts - 11 months ago

Virunga Gorilla Trekking Adventure

A young gorilla in Volcanoes National Park. Nikon D810, AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II @ 200mm. Exposure: 1/250 sec., ƒ/6.3, ISO 200. I timed my first mountain gorilla trekking experience in Rwanda to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the 1...

On Location Photograhy / Posts - 1 year ago

Acadia National Park By Land And Sea

Sunrise in Deep Cove on Isle au Haut, the most remote island in Acadia National Park. For almost two centuries, artists have found inspiration on the Maine coast. From Thomas Cole to Winslow Homer and Eliot Porter, painters and photographers alike ha...

On Location Photograhy / Posts - 1 year ago

Point Reyes National Seashore

Waves crash on Kehoe Beach as seen from Kehoe Trail. Canon EOS 7D Mark II, Canon EF 600mm f/4L IS II USM. Exposure: 1/800 sec., ƒ/8, ISO 320. In 1579, English sea captain Sir Francis Drake’s ship was in need of major repairs. He steered the tattered...

On Location Photograhy / Posts - 1 year ago

Cuba For Photographers

Havana under moody skies from the rooftop bar of La Guarida. Over the past few years, Cuba has become a very popular photography destination, and for good reasons: the “mystique” factor, since travel to Cuba for many photographers has not been an opt...

On Location Photograhy / Posts - 1 year ago

Columbia River Gorge Photo Locations

Only 30 miles east of downtown Portland lies a canyon of incredible beauty known as the Columbia River Gorge. Roaring through the middle of the canyon is the Columbia River, which serves as a natural border between southern Washington and northern Or...