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2017 Spring Waterfowl Migration In Full Swing

April 19, 2017 - I have written several blogs in the past sharing my spring waterfowl migration photos. For them, I’ve researched various...
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Late Winter Bald Eagles

April 01, 2017 - The adult Bald Eagle begins fall migration when the northern lakes and rivers freeze over. Depending on their location,...
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Who Can't Find Wildlife in the Winter?

February 09, 2017 - When winter comes there are certain birds and animals I like to search out and photograph. Those subjects are usually th...
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Conowingo Eagles: An Experience Worth Sharing

January 15, 2017 - Some experiences are just worth sharing. Actually, when I find something exciting, I like to include others in hopes the...
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November Bald Eagles at Conowingo Dam

January 06, 2017 - Just how many photographs of Bald Eagles does one need? As many as you can get is the answer. Maybe it's an obsession wi...
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September Shorebirds and More From Conneaut Harbor, Ohio

September 30, 2016 - September is the peak of shorebird migration in the northeast and it is thrilling to see these birds that are usually no...
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A Brief Encounter With Bald Eagle Siblings

August 11, 2016 - For several years, a pair of Bald Eagles have been nesting on the same flooded swamp in the 2,856 acre Maurice K. Goddar...
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Sharing the Wild - Take Two

July 24, 2016 - This photo blog post is a continuation of " Sharing The Wild - Take One ". If you haven't seen it, check it out before c...
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Birding Ohio’s Crane Creek - Magee Region Day 1

July 01, 2016 - Whether you do it with an expensive camera and lens, a Point and Shoot, or binoculars, birding has become a popular past...
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An Afternoon at a Bald Eagle Nest

June 16, 2016 - It's June 16th and I think it is safe to say that most, if not all, of the Bald Eagle eaglets in western Pennsylvania ha...
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Big Birds Through My Lens

April 24, 2016 - We’re coming up on the end of April and the migration of songbirds is on my mind. Within a couple weeks, I’ll be spendin...
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Late Winter Wildlife Encounters

March 14, 2016 - Winter is coming to an end and western Pennsylvania is beginning to see some migrating waterfowl coming back. Sparrows a...
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The Return of the Bald Eagle

February 16, 2016 - Most of my life I wondered what it would be like to see a Bald Eagle in the wild, flying free. When I was a kid, I'd see...
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Mid-Winter Wildlife Encounters

February 09, 2016 - Winter can be a slow time for anyone wishing to photograph wildlife in Western Pennsylvania. The number of bird species...
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World Famous Conowingo Eagles

November 26, 2015 - It was nearing the end of October and I was talking to a fellow wildlife photographer and friend, Tom Dorsey, when he sa...
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Escaping the Gravity of Life

November 10, 2015 - Autumn is the perfect time to escape from it all and talk a walk in nature. It isn't hot and humid nor is it too cold. T...
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To Seize or Take By Force

July 09, 2015 - Birds of prey, also known as raptors, hunt and feed on other animals. The term "raptor" is derived from the Latin word r...
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A Rapid Journey To Adulthood

June 08, 2015 - Over the last three weeks I visited a Heron rookery and a Bald Eagle's nest twice. After the second visit to each, I tho...
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An Hour With The Lake Wilhelm Eagles

June 01, 2015 - Last Saturday, my wife, Elena, and I decided to take a ride up to Lake Wilhelm in Maurice K. Goddard state park to watch...
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Feathered Fishermen: An Evening at Lake Wilhelm

April 16, 2015 - On the evening of April 1, 2015, Lake Wilhelm was still frozen from the frigid winter. However, there was a large sectio...
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Eagle Eye

March 13, 2015 - The Bald Eagle, our national symbol, is truly an all-American bird. It is the only eagle unique to North America. Few...
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Summer Splendor In Our Natural World

August 08, 2014 - Summer is in full swing. I still go into the woods occasionally to photograph whatever I can see but generally, summer i...
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Cruelty Is Their Survival

May 19, 2014 - Other than the destruction of a fish here and there, I try to post the pleasant side of nature. Of course, we all know s...
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An Evening At Lake Wilhelm

May 09, 2014 - A couple weeks ago my wife and I took our dogs and spent the evening at Maurice K. Goddard State Park, featuring 1680 ac...
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Spring Waterfowl Migration Wrap-up Part I

April 18, 2014 - I had an enjoyable time this spring attempting to make photos to share with everyone. As I've always said, I am privileg...
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Week Of Warmer Weather Brings Wildlife Activity

February 23, 2014 - It has been a while since I've spoken to any length about the American Coot. It can be seen in migration in northern Pen...
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Bright Background Challenges For Wildlife Photographers

February 09, 2014 - Photographing wildlife, or any other subject for that manner, in a high contrast scene with a bright background is very...
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Bald Eagle Update

May 02, 2013 - This post was going to be exclusively a Bald Eagle update but I have to add a story that has been all too common with me...
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Bird Watching Again

April 08, 2013 - I made a trip to on Sunday to Bald Eagle watch and to get more shots of birds in flight. Wildlife photography is a great...
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