I was planning on going into Merced to try and capture the rising moon over the Merced Theatre but it looked cloudy so I stayed home. I took a look outside when it was time and I saw a perfect conditions. Oh well. Knowing that the moon would rise about a few minutes before sunset
It’s been a very long time since I’ve been out taking photos of landscape or nature stuff. Been wanting to get out to my local refuge since the beginning of the year, but couldn’t for one reason or another. We’ve had some recent storms, so I told myself that I had to get out there
I’ve been wanting to visit “That Place with Water and Birds” since the first of the year, but up until now, I haven’t been able to. Since my wife had the day off and the kids have a 4-day weekend, I thought I’d drive over and see what’s happening. There was A LOT of fog
After I decided to switch from a landscape photographer to a wildlife-wanabe-photographer, I stopped to watch a bunch of White-faced Ibis’ eat and occasionally dance. I’m pretty sure it wasn’t dancing, but either a territory dispute or finding a mate. I probably spent about 10 minutes watching a photographing them. Most of them went to
I can never get close enough to photograph the Sandhill Cranes, especially because a 300mm lens and 1.4 tele-converter just doesn’t have the reach. Got lucky to get these two flying overhead…
I’m been doing a lot of shooting this past few days…finally. The family went to Monterrey Thursday/Friday. Had a high school football game last night and got up early today to check on my favorite local “scenery place”. I got there at 6:30 am and had to wait a few minutes until the gate opened.