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1st Place MHWPC June 19, 2018

June 20, 2018 - This image placed 1st in the club wildlife category at Mile High Wildlife Photo Club in Denver on June 19, 2018. It's 2...
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Spring is for Breeding

July 10, 2016 - A new addition of a painterly interpretation of two great egrets in breeding plumage at the rookery at High Island, Texa...
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Fajada Butte

July 10, 2016 - A new painterly interpretation of Fajada Butte at Chaco Culture National Historic Park in New Mexico. This image is ava...
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Surfside Evening Beach Scene

November 02, 2015 - The skies were clearing after rain all day in Surfside, Texas. The sun was setting in the West as this photo was taken f...
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Black Skimmer at Bolivar Flats

October 06, 2015 - This Black Skimmer was working the shoreline at sunset on Bolivar Flats.
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Painterly Interpretation of a Tri Colored Heron in Marsh

September 01, 2015 - Here is a painterly interpretation of a photo of a tricolored heron taken in the marsh at Brazoria National Wildlife Ref...
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Galveston Harbor at Sunset

September 01, 2015 - This photo is of Galveston Harbor at sunset showing three jackup offshore drilling rigs that are laid-up due to the down...
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Long-Billed Curlew in Flight

August 30, 2015 - This Long Billed Curlew had just launched (see the water drops below the feet).
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Long Billed Curlew at Padre Island

August 24, 2015 - This Long Billed Curlew was feeding along the shoreline at Padre Island National Seashore. The sand on the bill shows ho...
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Tri Colored Heron Portrait

August 23, 2015 - This Tri Colored Heron was posing near the boardwalk at the Port Aransas Birding Center.
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Ruddy Turnstone

August 21, 2015 - This Ruddy Turnstone was working the beach at Padre Island National Seashore.
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Sprinting Peep

August 20, 2015 - This Sandpiper with its eyes closed was running in the surf and closing its eyes just as it lowered its beak into the su...
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Sand Crab Posing

August 19, 2015 - A photo of a sand crab at South Padre Island National Seashore just before he disappeared into the hole.
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Bee Macro

August 18, 2015 - This bee was feeding on flowers at the Birding Center in Port Aransas, Texas. The photo was taken using a Sigma 105mm f2...
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Long Billed Curlew Feeding

August 17, 2015 - This Long Billed Curlew was feeding along the Gulf of Mexico shoreline at South Padre Island National Seashore, the long...
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Impressionistic Watercolor Red Flower

August 14, 2015 - A watercolor impressionistic interpretation of a red flower photograph.
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Least Bittern

August 02, 2015 - Today I was driving very slowly along a road at the San Bernard Wildlife Refuge, using my car as a blind, when this Leas...
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Song Sparrow Singing

August 01, 2015 - This is another photo of the same Song Sparrow that posed for me at Harbor Island on the Hog Island Audubon trip to East...
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Coastal Scene - Maine

July 31, 2015 - A photo on the Maine coast from the recent trip to Hog Island Audubon Camp.
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Great Horned Owl

July 29, 2015 - This Great Horned Owl portrait was taken at the Corpus Christi Hawkwatch in 2014. The owl was in captivity and part of a...
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Maine Boathouse Scene

July 26, 2015 - Driving down a small road in coastal Maine I noticed this man working on his sailboats early one morning.
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Impressionist Roseate Spoonbill

July 25, 2015 - This is an impressionist style rendering of a Roseate Spoonbill in flight. I created it with the Topaz Impression plu...
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Perched Sparrow

July 24, 2015 - This sparrow (Song Sparrow?) perched and posed for me. I thought the detail in its feet and the way it is perched is int...
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Sparrow in Flight

July 23, 2015 - This sparrow (is it a Song Sparrow?) was just launching into flight. It can be difficult to find a shutter speed that pu...
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Colorful Dinghy Pattern

July 22, 2015 - Here is a photo of a colorful group of dinghies seen last week on the coast of Maine.
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Atlantic Puffin Takeoff

July 19, 2015 - This Atlantic Puffin at Eastern Egg Rock was running on the water surface for takeoff.
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Puffins and the Audubon Hog Island Experience

July 18, 2015 - This past week I had the pleasure of being with a wonderful group of people, including outstanding photographers, artist...
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Tidal Zone Impressionist Abstract

July 14, 2015 - This is another impressionist creation using the Topaz Impression plugin that I'm trying out. The photo was taken in the...
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Tidal Pool Abstract

July 13, 2015 - This week I will be creating images at the Audubon Hog Island Camp near Bremen, Maine. Attached is an abstract created f...
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Flamingos Feeding

July 09, 2015 - Flamingos feeding at the Fort Worth, Texas zoo.
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Black Necked Stilts in Flight

July 08, 2015 - These black necked stilts were located at Aransas Pass, Texas. http://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Black-necked_Stilt/id...
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Black Skimmer

July 06, 2015 - A photo from the archives taken at Rollover Pass.
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Terns Fighting Over Fish

July 05, 2015 - One tern (juvenile Royal Tern?) was trying to snatch this fish (what kind?) from the other tern. This was at the end of...
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Magnificent Frigatebird

July 04, 2015 - A group of seven Magnificent Frigatebirds were feeding at the Freeport Jetty on Friday. They were feeding at the surface...
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Belted Kingfisher

July 03, 2015 - Belted Kingfishers often spend a lot of time perched on lakes, ponds and streams waiting. This one was on a pond at Smit...
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Cedar Waxwing

July 02, 2015 - Cedar Waxwings are fruit eaters. Interesting fact: Because they eat so much fruit, Cedar Waxwings occasionally become in...
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Black-Crested Titmouse

July 01, 2015 - Observed this Black-Crested Titmouse at South Llano State Park, Junction, Texas
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Javelina Smooch

June 30, 2015 - Javelina usually forage in groups, and these two were foraging near camp in the Davis Mountains of West Texas. More inf...
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National Geographic Sea Bird

June 29, 2015 - Spotted this National Geographic passenger vessel leaving Juneau Harbor.
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Long-Billed Curlew Bathing at Sunset

June 27, 2015 - Long-billed curlew bathing in the surf in warm evening light at Bolivar Flats on Bolivar Peninsula, Texas.
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Golden Cheeked Warbler

June 26, 2015 - This is the Golden Cheeked Warbler, an endangered species found in the Texas Hill Country. It requires old growth junipe...
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Tracy Arm Mountains

June 25, 2015 - Mountains and stream in Tracy Arm, a fjord near Juneau, Alaska.
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Flock of Avocets

June 24, 2015 - Large flock of American Avocets at Bolivar Flats
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Tern with Fish

June 23, 2015 - This tern at Rollover Pass had just caught the fish in its bill.
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Butterfly in Field of Wildflowers

June 22, 2015 - Spotted this Buckeye (Mangrove or Common?) in a field of wildflowers at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in Austin, T...
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Pink Wildflowers

June 21, 2015 - The combination of bright pink wildflowers against the out of focus green background made a nice composition.
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Camouflaged Warbler

June 20, 2015 - Can you find the yellow warbler in this photo? It's well camouflaged in this seaside yellow flowering plant.
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Rio Grande River Road

June 19, 2015 - A scenic view of the river road along the Rio Grande between Study Butte/Terlingua and Presidio, Texas.
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Grand Mosque - Abu Dhabi

June 18, 2015 - A few years ago I had the opportunity to visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi. http://www.szgmc.ae/en/ It i...
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Carnival Magic Departing Galveston

June 14, 2015 - The cruise ship, Carnival Magic, departing Galveston on Sunday, June 14.
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Avocets in Mid Stride

June 14, 2015 - This photo was taken several months ago at Rollover Pass when the Avocets were in winter plumage.
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Least Tern? with Minnow

June 13, 2015 - I think this Tern with a minnow is a Least Tern, but I'm not sure. The photo was taken at Rollover Pass a few months ago...
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Food Fight

June 12, 2015 - At Rollover Pass - a tern has a minnow and another one wants it -
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Curious Woodpecker

June 11, 2015 - This woodpecker was as curious about the photographer as I was about him.
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Black Skimmer at Rollover Pass

June 10, 2015 - This is one of a large group of black skimmers that was working the flats at Rollover Pass
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Great Egret at Brazoria

June 09, 2015 - When I arrived at my usual photo location at Brazoria Wildlife Refuge on Sunday this egret was nearby. It then cooperate...
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Edge Falls - Texas Hill Country - June 6, 2015

June 07, 2015 - This photo of Edge Falls in the Texas Hill Country was taken on Saturday, June 6, 2015, It is a spring fed waterfall, fe...
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