Eyerings Are All The Rage In The Galapagos

Description: Here’s a gull that I can finally appreciate (and identify, unlike some of our West Coast seagulls). That distinct eyeing makes the Swallow-tailed Gull a stand out in any crowd. Continue Reading →

Nest Building Booby

Description: While one red-footed booby comes in with nest making material, can you spot the female in the brush? Location: Galapagos, Ecuador, South America Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey. Image Available For Continue Reading →

Penguins At The Equator? Heck Yeah!

Description: The Galapagos are not as warm as you might think. For one thing, they have their own penguins, named Galapagos Penguins (Spheniscus mendiculus). Like the other animals I’ve highlighted this Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Leucistic Bald Eagle

Title: Leucistic Bald Eagle Location: Deer Lagoon, Whidbey Island, Washington, USA, North America Description: You might remember my previous post about a leucistic bald eagle from a few weeks back. Those Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Great Horned Owl Chilling In A Tree

Title: Great Horned Owl Chilling In A Tree Location: Mayflower County Park, Blythe, California, USA, North America Description: I almost missed this wonderful owl if not for a visitor from Australia who pointed Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – White Ibis In Panama

Title: White Ibis In Panama Location: Isla Afuera, Veraguas, Panama, Central America Description: It was a trip to Panama this last July that got me hooked on Birding (with a capital B). Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Mangrove Hummingbird On Nest

Title: Mangrove Hummingbird On Nest Location: Isla de Coiba, Veraguas, Panama, Central America Description: One of the world’s smallest birds found on Central America’s largest island, Coiba Island, made our guide Jose Continue Reading →

Traveling Through Colors: Red

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It’s Sunday and I am seeing Red.

It’s a hot color that stirs the blood (also Red) and leads to excitement in most. There’s not a single calming thing from this post about traveling the world, seeing Red. Except for the Spanish guy with the umbrella, he looks pretty relaxed.

And if Red isn’t your color of choice, there are other colors in the series.

Photo Of The Day – Hungry Heron

Title: Hungry Heron Location: Whidbey Island, Washington, USA, North America Description: It was morning and the herons, numbering at least 9, were hunting for breakfast at Deer Lagoon on Whidbey Island. Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Birds Of Pepperdine University

Title: Birds Of Pepperdine University Location: Pepperdine University Ponds, Malibu, California, USA, North America Description: Near the middle of the day, when they say the birding and photography sucks, I decided to Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Snowy Egret

Title: Snowy Egret Location: Malibu Lagoon, Malibu, California, USA, North America Description: These sure are some pretty birds. Smaller than Great Egrets and with more flashy yellow going on. With the purchase Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Herons Of Langley

Title: Herons Of Langley Location: Langley, Washington, USA, North America Description: I got a new lens and it seems to love the birds.  Find me on eBird if you like. Camera: Canon EOS Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Brown-Footed Booby And The Safari Voyager

Title: Brown-Footed Booby And The Safari Voyager Location: Isla Pachequilla, Pearl Island, Gulf of Panama, Panama, Central America (8°40’18” N 79°3’55” W) Description: I am just back from an amazing trip to Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Cormorants And Gulls

Title: Cormorants And Gulls Location: Off of Baker Island, Alaska, USA, North America Description: I love that the new Canon 7D Mark II has GPS built in. It drains the Continue Reading →