Artist for 32nd annual festival of the cranes

Getting ready to head to New Mexico next week for the Festival of the CranesĀ held in Socorro and Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Preserve. (11/20-11/23) As the cover artist my crane art image will grace the cover of the brochure. … Continue reading

good photos from the zoo – part two

Creating Good Animal Photos from a Captive Environment – Part Two Last zoo post I was sharing some ideas on learning wildlife photography skills while photographing captive animals. See Part One here I followed this Great White Egret until the … Continue reading

bosque del apache part 2

Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge Snow Geese Part Two With twenty-thousand plus snow geese winging their way around the Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge it was a fantastic couple of days of sights and sounds. Sometimes it was … Continue reading

bosque del apache national wildlife refuge

Festival of the Cranes Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge White Snow Geese must have gotten the invitation too. I was in Socorro, New Mexico at the Festival of the Cranes hanging with the massive flocks of birds and a … Continue reading

bombay hook national wildlife refuge

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge – Smyrna, Delaware I’ve been a bit remiss in posting. Travel for speaking. Travel for family visit. And catching up upon return fronfrom the travel makes Bob a bad boy. But, I’m back and with … Continue reading

long lens photography

Long Lens Photography – 100-400mm I enjoy my long lens for outdoor photography. It’s a beautiful piece of equipment for isolating subjects against a background with nice bokeh. The longer the lens, the easier it is to have an out-of-focus … Continue reading

blue jay flight

Flight of the Blue Jay I’m still a bit limited in getting out to photograph I’m trying to keep my camera reflexes in good shape. I continue looking for creative photo opportunities close to home. Anytime I can study the … Continue reading

blackwater national wildlife refuge part three

Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge – Part Three If you have followed my work for any length of time, you know that I enjoy moving my work into a more painting-based look. I have taken a term I heard from Julianne … Continue reading