Category Archives: birds

~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #225: Wildlife Close to Home ~

At our home on the Long Beach Peninsula, Washington State USA, the birds are my main attraction. Though there are many other wild creatures, I rarely see them close enough to photograph unless they are no longer living. Seals and … Continue reading

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~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #224: Exposure ~

Sophia takes us back to the basic elements of photography with this week’s challenge exploring the difference underexposure and overexposure make in our finished photographs. In the cloudy Pacific Northwest, quite often I find my shots are dark and moody, … Continue reading

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~ Wordless Wednesday ~ Sanderling Flock in Flight ~

Wherever you watch life in motion, please honor our earth, be kind and stay safe.๐Ÿพ

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~ Wordless Wednesday ~ Mid-October ~

Wherever are this Mid-October, please honor our earth, be kind and stay safe.๐Ÿพ

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~ Wordless Wednesday ~ Birds in Fog ~

Wherever birds and fog find you, please honor our earth, be kind and stay safe.๐Ÿพ

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~ Wordless Wednesday ~ September Beach Rambles ~

Wherever your rambles take you, please honor our earth, be kind and stay safe.๐Ÿพ

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~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #214: Favourite Finds ~

This week Anne-Christine invites us to look about our world (or dip into our archives) for photos of unusual and interesting things, surprises that captured our imagination. My first image is of a piece of blown glass art depicting a … Continue reading

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~ Wordless Wednesday ~ Late Summer Beach Walk ~

Wherever you enjoy life, please honor our earth, be kind and stay safe.๐Ÿพ

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~ Wordless Wednesday ~ Feed Me! ~

Wherever you do your bird watching, please honor our earth, be kind and stay safe.๐Ÿพ

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~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #210: My Photographic Groove ~

One of the things I love about photography is that my camera gives me the opportunity to “capture the moment.” Whether it is a quiet sunset, a surging wave, a golden hour sunrise, a new bird to learn about, or … Continue reading

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