Photographing Birds at Bosque del Apache in New Mexico

 

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Mary and I were at the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge about a month ago to photograph snow geese and Sandhill cranes.  This was our second try here at bird photography.  Whether you are a birder or just a curious outdoors person, this place is a must.  Here is what you might see. Continue reading

Once again, what is rule number one?

Back bay hike at Morro Bay, CA

Back bay hike at Morro Bay, CA

Almost every book and blog I read has a set of rules and/or commandments for the aspiring photographer.  I find most of them helpful, but also forgettable.  My favorite set comes from the well known photographer, John Shaw.  However, all of them forget to mention the most important rule of all – ALWAYS CARRY A CAMERA! Continue reading