Nature Adventures from in and around Florida

Swallow-tailed Kites

August 17, 2016  •  2 Comments

It's been another fantastic year with these beautiful birds,they are drinking and gorging themselves with food for the long flight to South America..Looking forward to next year already.
Thanks everyone for participating in my Nature Tours Fresh Drink Of Water VS7A8097Fresh Drink Of Water VS7A8097


Laughing Gull Family

June 06, 2015  •  Leave a Comment

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Had one of the best days out shooting than I've had in a long time
This year had been a change for me,not being able to get out due to back issues,I'm keeping close to home and loving every minute of it. Baby Laughing Gulls 9040Baby Laughing Gulls 9040 Laughing Gull Family 9621Laughing Gull Family 9621


Day At The Beach

August 23, 2014  •  Leave a Comment

Had a Fantastic Day at Cocoa Beach Pier today watching P1 Power Boats and Jetski Races with Good friend Paul Cooper...I was out of my element photographing boats and jetski's but quickly got the hang of it and filled a 32G card before I knew it.
Hope you like some of my images.
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This Mornings Adventure

July 26, 2014  •  Leave a Comment

Beautiful Morning with friends Ron and Bill photographing the Swallowtailed Kites,such a spectacular sight to see ove 1000 of these beautiful birds all together in one place.
Also saw Jim,Kathy,Lance,Karen and Michael and others...enjoying this great moment of nature STK Getting A Drink 8295STK Getting A Drink 8295 Swallowtailed Kite 8353Swallowtailed Kite 8353 Bird Bidet 8378Bird Bidet 8378 Swallowtailed Kite In Flight 8286Swallowtailed Kite In Flight 8286 STK In Flight 8350STK In Flight 8350 Swallowtailed Kite 8368Swallowtailed Kite 8368


Swallowtailed Kites

July 19, 2014  •  Leave a Comment

Had a Fantastic morning on the water with good friends and cooperative Swallowtailed Kites
Ran into friends Karen,Lana,Lauri,Lance,Layton and others.
Thanks To Captain Ron....Bill and my wife Diana for making it a Great Morning.

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Blue Cypress Kayak Fishing Trip

May 27, 2014  •  1 Comment

Had a Fantastic Morning of Osprey Photography and Bass Fishing with my Buddy Paul
Osprey Images and caught a lot of nice bass...

 

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Sandhill Crane Adventure

March 15, 2014  •  Leave a Comment

Visited 3 Sandhill Crane Nests Today,All is well,looking forward to some Babies soon.
More to come. Nesting Sandhill Crane 7656Nesting Sandhill Crane 7656New Sandhill Crane Nest


Kayak Trip

March 11, 2014  •  Leave a Comment

Had a Fantastic Time this morning with friends Paul and Dennis Kayaking,Fishing and some Photography....Beautiful mid 80's winter day here in Florida,got some good images and caught a couple Florida Bass....Beautiful Day The Landing 7547The Landing 7547Osprey coming in for a landing on the nest
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Weekend Trip to the West Coast

March 10, 2014  •  Leave a Comment

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Ft DeSoto County Park Florida
Had a Fantastic day with good friends and all kinds of birds over the weekend at Ft DeSoto and Homosassa Springs Park
Highlights of the trip were this Oystercatcher,Nesting Woodstorks,Baby Great Horned Owls and many other local birds here in Florida.


Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge

January 28, 2014  •  Leave a Comment

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Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge
Spent a Fantastic Morning at the refuge today,Great to see the Sandhill Cranes roosting by the 100's,Glossy Ibis by the 1000's at least...they are everywhere.Red-shouldered Hawks pairing up,Gators sunning themselves... you'ld think it was spring.
Snow is expected in the panhandle of Florida tonight.
84 degrees here today,It was Great being outdoors in nature...

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