Foto Friday – Cardinal from the backporch


Captured this Cardinal from our backporch last week. Taken with Canon 7D and Canon 400mm 5.6 L handheld.

Foto Friday – Great Blue Heron


I captured this Great Blue while driving around some back roads close to the house. Captured with Canon 7D and Canon 400mm 5.6 L

Foto Friday – Lake View Silhouette


I captured this over the weekend while out driving backroads around the house. Taken at Lake Sahoma during a cloud afternoon. Captured with an iPhone 5s.

Foto Friday – Old Cameras


I pulled this one from the archives. My first attempt at Light Painting. We set up some old cameras and did some light painting with an LED light. Played around with Lightroom Levels to get the “grunge’ look.  Captured with Canon 5D Mark II, Canon 24-105L on a Gitzo tripod.

Foto Friday – Nuthatch


Captured this Nuthatch on our deck feeder. Captured with Canon 1D Mark IV and Sigma 500 mm 4.5 DG handheld.

Foto Friday – A Poppy

A Poppy

I captured this poppy at a local park earlier this year with a Canon 7D and Canon 300mm f4 IS. Just goes to show you can use telephoto lenses for more than birding and wildlife.

Foto Friday – Carolina Chickadee on the Feeder


Captured this Carolina Chickadee on our deck feeder.

Foto Friday – Tufted Titmouse

Tufted Titmouse

Captured this Tufted Titmouse  on our deck feeder. Captured with Canon 7D and Canon 400 mm 5.6 L handheld.

Foto Friday – Woodpecker on Feeder


I captured this Woodpecker on our deck feeder. Shutter speed was way to low (1/200) for this particular shot but the outcome turned out OK.

Foto Friday – Killdeer


I captured this Killdeer at the pond at my parents house. Captured with Canon 7D and Canon 400mm 5.6 L.