Tag Archive: nature

Spring Flowers with Busy Bee’s

Went to a local park and found some great new flowers. Now I need to identify them.

Walk-About

Its getting warmer, spring is near. Anna’s Hummingbird Looks tropical but located in the Pacific Northwest Spring flowers Looks like small flickering flames on the trunk…firewood! Northwestern Crow banking left searching for a… Continue reading

Evening Sun

Everything has such a nice glow right before the sun goes down A prized catch People enjoying the nice evening, Mt. Rainier in the background Three beached tugboats A small bouquet with a… Continue reading

Flowers Dew

Test of a new lens, this 100/2.8 macro is really sharp. I think this shot turned out well. This new lens is actually around 25 years old but new for me. This was… Continue reading

Birds of a Feather

This Pelagic Cormorant has stunning colors when the sun hits him just right. At other times he looks like a prehistoric dinosaur. Caught this Mallard taking off. This little Ruby-Crowned Kinglet was hard… Continue reading

Creepy Crawlers

This guy only has 7 legs, looks like he got into a fight This was more for the shadow, classic spider

Spring

The birds are gathering, mating time…a beautiful time of the year. Female Red Crossbill looking for her mate. Song Sparrow singing catch me if you can, looks like a great perch, safe from… Continue reading

Wild Flowers

Ahhh…new flowers, spring is just around the corner. Uses my new Vivitar Series 1 90mm f/2.5 (Bokina) Playing with the bokeh…this is an awesome lens!

Busy Bee

Washington State Flower…Rhododendron

Spring Flashers

These guys are showing their colors, either to a mate or showing his fierceness to a competitor. Anna’s Hummimhbird…little but very fierce. Red-Wing Blackbird Stellar’s Jay I told this guy a joke before… Continue reading