Showing posts for 'wings'. Clear search

Portrait of a Puffin

June 25, 2019 - Today is my last full day in Maine and my third and final day of doing the Puffin Tour on Machias Seal Island. It's been...
Read the Full Post »

Stalking my bird feeders

January 21, 2019 - On Saturday night we had our first storm of the year. The expectation was 7-10 inches of snow, instead we had roughly 4...
Read the Full Post »

Goodbye 2018

December 31, 2018 - Wow, it's hard to believe that today is the last day of 2018! It's been a busy year full of activities and making memori...
Read the Full Post »

Short-eared owl in flight

March 11, 2018 - I woke up to a beautiful morning with the sun shining and the most beautiful blue sky. I planned to spend the entire day...
Read the Full Post »

Day out on the CT Shore

January 14, 2018 - My plans for today were to head out to the Connecticut shore, but I started the day unsure if I would be able to do so a...
Read the Full Post »

Bitter Cold Day

January 05, 2018 - It was a short, 4 day work week, but it seemed much longer due to me being sick and the seriously cold spell we've been...
Read the Full Post »

A Great Blue Heron kind of a day

October 22, 2017 - It's late fall here in NY and today was probably the nicest day of the year. The sun shined beautifully, the sky was a g...
Read the Full Post »

Birthday celebration with Peregrine Falcons

October 15, 2017 - It's a birthday tradition that I go to New Jersey with my friend Bob to photograph raptors and so I picked Bob up at 8am...
Read the Full Post »

Bald Eagle on Lake Champlain

August 20, 2017 - was another beautiful day in the Adirondacks so after I finished my morning chores, I went back out on the lake in my ka...
Read the Full Post »

Bald Eagle passing the Fort

August 19, 2017 - I woke up this morning and thought it would be a great day for a paddle, so I loaded up the car and drove into town so I...
Read the Full Post »

Osprey Kid defending his meal

August 09, 2017 - Last summer as I stood at the boat launch in Ticonderoga, I watched as Osprey came and went from land to the lake and ba...
Read the Full Post »

Osprey Dad - The Ultimate Fishing Bird

August 06, 2017 - Today was another full day spent in Crown Point with my favorite Osprey family. The temps were really nice with a fantas...
Read the Full Post »

Osprey kid out and about

August 05, 2017 - I was first awakened at 5:55 this morning by some seriously heavy rain that startled me out of my deep sleep as it began...
Read the Full Post »

Osprey kid on the rocks

July 30, 2017 - Once again, the boyz and I woke up to a cold camper in the upper 50's. We got up late, but got moving a little quicker t...
Read the Full Post »

Osprey kid fledged

July 29, 2017 - The boyz and I woke a little late this morning and we weren't too anxious to get out of our comfy bed as it was only 59...
Read the Full Post »

Mama Osprey

July 03, 2017 - I've spent most of the weekend with family and snuck away today for a little time to myself. I packed my travel cooler f...
Read the Full Post »

Papa Osprey delivers a Fish

June 24, 2017 - This morning started out gloomy, overcast and raining, but that didn't last long. By 10:00 the sun was shining and the s...
Read the Full Post »

Portrait of a Great Blue Heron

June 11, 2017 - Oh boy is it a scorcher out there today! I left my house at 8:00 this morning and was back by 1:30 because the sun and h...
Read the Full Post »

The Osprey Switch

June 01, 2017 - I've been on vacation all week and the weather has been rather yucky with lots of overcast, rain and horrible thundersto...
Read the Full Post »

The beauty of a Great Egret

May 20, 2017 - Weekends are always the best because I can get out with my camera and photograph wildlife. This morning was drizzly and...
Read the Full Post »

Barn Swallows make an appearance

May 18, 2017 - Work was hectic today with a bunch of meetings and trying to tie up loose end for my big deadline that is quickly approa...
Read the Full Post »

Mockingbird on a Tombstone

May 01, 2017 - Happy Monday and Hello May! My day started far earlier than I ever would have expected. At roughly 2:50 this morning I...
Read the Full Post »

Gray Morph Screech Owl

April 16, 2017 - Happy Easter to all my family, friends and blog followers! I hope you all had a wonderful day! My day was fantastic as I...
Read the Full Post »

Barred Owl showing off the Talons

April 15, 2017 - Today was another beautiful spring day in the Hudson Valley. I was up before 8am and out of the house by 9. I had a full...
Read the Full Post »

Educational Barn Owl and other Raptors

April 02, 2017 - Today was a beautiful spring day. Lots of warm sunshine and temps that hit 60 degrees. Such a great change after all the...
Read the Full Post »

Wood Duck Drake on Snow

March 19, 2017 - Today was a fantastic day out with friends and photographing wildlife. The morning began a little cool with overcast, bu...
Read the Full Post »

Bald Eagle with an air freshener for the nest

March 17, 2017 - Wow, I think I'm still shocked by the events of today as the entire day went completely different than planned. Not even...
Read the Full Post »

Woodpecker during a snow storm

March 10, 2017 - I woke this morning to an empty bed (no dogs) and to find the snow falling outside. It was really pretty as it was stick...
Read the Full Post »

Peregrine Falcon putting on a show

February 27, 2017 - I had a management directed day off today and I used it to go to Alpine, NJ with my friend, Bob. It's a bit of a drive,...
Read the Full Post »

Forever in our Hearts, N42

February 24, 2017 - For the past four years I've been watching, observing and photographing a beautiful pair of bald eagles in The Hudson Va...
Read the Full Post »

The Bald Eagle Couple

February 19, 2017 - My weekend with my cute little niece ended at noon today when I returned her to her dad. We had a really good time and I...
Read the Full Post »

Immature Bald Eagle in flight

February 18, 2017 - Last night I picked up my niece, Emily, who has been staying with me for the weekend. We've been having such a fantastic...
Read the Full Post »

February 4, 2017

February 04, 2017 - For the past few days, my buddy, Justin, and I have been excited for the expected sunshine for today and we discussed go...
Read the Full Post »

January 30, 2017

January 30, 2017 - My gosh, I don't know how to begin my blog tonight and will keep it short because I am so sad...... I want to first tha...
Read the Full Post »

January 29, 2017

January 29, 2017 - My day started out very slow and quiet and quickly turned into a very eventful experience that I will never forget. I w...
Read the Full Post »

January 15, 2017

January 15, 2017 - All winter I've been dealing with beautiful, sunny days during the week while I've been stuck at work and weekends full...
Read the Full Post »

January 13, 2017

January 13, 2017 - Happy New Year to all my blog followers! The new year has started off very slowly for opportunities to photograph wildl...
Read the Full Post »

December 17, 2016

December 17, 2016 - YAY! We finally got a few inches of snow. We never got this much last year, so I'm pretty excited to see it in all its b...
Read the Full Post »

December 16, 2016

December 16, 2016 - It's been two whole weeks since I've been out with my camera and when I saw the crumby weather expected for the weekend,...
Read the Full Post »

December 4, 2016

December 04, 2016 - My past few weekends have been extremely busy with very long days, so today I decided to sleep in and get a late start o...
Read the Full Post »

November 20, 2016

November 20, 2016 - Today was day 4 at the dam and it was extremely brutal with heavy winds and wind gusts up to 50 mph. It was really cloud...
Read the Full Post »

November 19, 2016

November 19, 2016 - Day 3 at the Conowingo Dam was absolutely AMAZING!!!!! I'm in shock that we've had two full days of non-stop activity. T...
Read the Full Post »

November 18, 2016

November 18, 2016 - Today was day 2 at the Conowingo Dam and it was absolutely FANTASTIC! I got up at 4:45 this morning and was out the doo...
Read the Full Post »

November 17, 2016

November 17, 2016 - It's that time of year, my annual trip with friends to the Conowingo Dam. YAY I woke at 3:40 this morning and was out t...
Read the Full Post »

November 13, 2016

November 13, 2016 - It's unbelievable how quickly weekends go by. I took Friday off due to it being Veteran's Day and even with that extra d...
Read the Full Post »

November 11, 2016

November 11, 2016 - Over the years I've always worked on Veteran's Day, but today I thought I would take the day off. I spent the day reflec...
Read the Full Post »

September 2, 2016

September 02, 2016 - It's official, my vacation week started at noon today! HOORAY Usually, I would go and check on my favorite Osprey famil...
Read the Full Post »

August 27, 2016

August 27, 2016 - After work yesterday, I went out for a paddle on La Chute River and Lake Champlain. It was a fantastic journey as I ran...
Read the Full Post »

August 21, 2016

August 21, 2016 - Today was another wonderful day out with my camera. Since I had so much fun yesterday with the green heron and mute swan...
Read the Full Post »

August 9, 2016

August 09, 2016 - After work today, I decided to go check in on my favorite Osprey family. I arrived to find both kids in the nest yelling...
Read the Full Post »

July 17, 2016

July 17, 2016 - This morning I woke up and thought it would be a great day to go check on my favorite Osprey family. What a fantastic id...
Read the Full Post »

July 16, 2016

July 16, 2016 - I decided to sleep in til 9am today as I really needed to rest up and I knew my only plans for the day were to kayak and...
Read the Full Post »

July 5, 2016

July 05, 2016 - The boys and I slept in this morning and I took my time getting out to go see the Osprey. It was roughly 11:30 and beaut...
Read the Full Post »

June 27, 2016

June 27, 2016 - My last blog was of a Mallard Duckling, and in that blog I mentioned two things... The first thing I mention was that li...
Read the Full Post »

May 9, 2016

May 09, 2016 - We've had rain for over a week here in New York and that puts a real damper on things for someone who enjoys wildlife ph...
Read the Full Post »

May 6, 2016

May 06, 2016 - The weather this past week has been really crappy.... incredibly rainy and gloomy. In fact, I think it rained several da...
Read the Full Post »

March 22, 2016

March 22, 2016 - This past weekend was absolutely amazing as I got to test out my new lens at my local spots and get lots of fantastic ph...
Read the Full Post »

March 8, 2016

March 08, 2016 - I was able to get out of work at a somewhat reasonable hour this evening, so I headed over to my favorite place for eagl...
Read the Full Post »

February 23, 2016

February 23, 2016 - I took yesterday off as a management directed day off for celebrating my 13th anniversary with IBM. It was a cool, yet s...
Read the Full Post »

February 6, 2016

February 06, 2016 - I had an absolutely fantastic day out today watching and photographing bald eagles. At my first location I saw one bald...
Read the Full Post »

December 22, 2015

December 22, 2015 - It has been an extremely busy and fun year. So busy that I haven't had the time to blog like I hoped I would. Although I...
Read the Full Post »

August 2, 2015

August 02, 2015 - Hello everyone! How are you all? Sadly, this is only my second blog post for 2015 and I do need to improve on my bloggi...
Read the Full Post »

March 29, 2015

March 29, 2015 - Hello everyone! I know it has been forever since I've posted. Heck, I think this might be the first post of 2015. Appare...
Read the Full Post »

November 10, 2014 - Day 73

November 16, 2014 - EXTRA, EXTRA, Read all about it!!! I've written and illustrated a children's picture book about Bald Eagles! The expec...
Read the Full Post »

November 9, 2014 - Day 72

November 09, 2014 - Wow, this has been an incredibly awesome weekend. I've been in Maryland since Friday with a bunch of my eagle photograph...
Read the Full Post »

September 17, 2014 - Day 69

September 17, 2014 - Imagine that.... blog posts two days in a row. I musta gotten hit on the head or something. lol Work this week has been...
Read the Full Post »

July 25, 2014 - Day 67

July 25, 2014 - Oh my, I'm so glad it is Friday and the weekend is finally here. Between working all week, driving home from camp and ge...
Read the Full Post »

July 20, 2014 - Day 66

July 20, 2014 - What a wonderful day out on my kayak today. I paddled out to Lake Champlain looking for my family of bald eagle's. I did...
Read the Full Post »

July 17, 2014 - Day 64

July 17, 2014 - Today was an interesting day on so many levels. On the plus side, the weather was wonderful and I got to see my two favo...
Read the Full Post »

July 9, 2014 - Day 60

July 09, 2014 - My day at the office was extremely busy between juggling meetings and trying to get work done, it felt insane. The furth...
Read the Full Post »

June 18, 2014 - Day 51

June 18, 2014 - Today was a very interested day. I don't even know how to explain why in writing, but I shall try. I began my day by go...
Read the Full Post »

May 21, 2014 - Day 42

May 21, 2014 - Wow, work is insanely busy! There is so much to get done and not nearly enough time to get it all done. By lunch time I...
Read the Full Post »

May 12, 2014 - Day 40

May 12, 2014 - The countdown is on as we are quickly approaching the opening of camp. Only two more working days, then I will be headin...
Read the Full Post »

May 11, 2014 - Day 39

May 11, 2014 - Happy Mother's Day to all the mom's out there! Today was a beautiful and sunny day. I started it off by taking care of...
Read the Full Post »

May 7, 2014 - Day 38

May 07, 2014 - Wow, today has been an amazing day. Like usual, I spent most of it working. However, I did sneak out for a quick lunch b...
Read the Full Post »

April 25, 2014 - Day 36

April 25, 2014 - Wow, this week has been insanely busy and I am now exhausted. In addition to all my usual weekly activities, I volunteer...
Read the Full Post »

April 9, 2014 - Day 35

April 09, 2014 - Today is one of those days when I realize that life is truly wonderful. Yes, I did spend the majority of my day working,...
Read the Full Post »

April 7, 2014 - Day 34

April 07, 2014 - Happy Monday. Oh how the weekend always goes by far too quickly. Today was busy. Work all day, then the gym in the eveni...
Read the Full Post »

April 6, 2014 - Day 33

April 06, 2014 - Wow, today was a beautiful spring day. I put my boys out and could here the beautiful sounds of birds chirping. Finally,...
Read the Full Post »

April 5, 2014 - Day 32

April 05, 2014 - Oh my, today has been a really busy and fun day. Full of photography and hanging out with friends. I began my day hangin...
Read the Full Post »

March 29, 2014 - Day 28

March 29, 2014 - Today is day 10 of being sick and I'm finally starting to see the road to recovery, yay. The antibiotic I started on Thu...
Read the Full Post »

March 27, 2014 - Day 27

March 27, 2014 - Sadly it has been over a week since I've posted, but that is because I've been very sick and cooped up at home. After 8...
Read the Full Post »

March 16, 2014 - Day 26

March 16, 2014 - What a wonderful way to spend a Sunday. I ran a small errand and spent most of the day outside. In fact, today was the s...
Read the Full Post »

March 14, 2014 - Day 25

March 14, 2014 - Today was a bitter cold day, but you know I still froze outside watching and photographing the Eagle's before I had to g...
Read the Full Post »

March 10, 2014 - Day 22

March 10, 2014 - Last night was brutal as I had a tough night sleep. Got a couple hrs in and then woke and tossed and turned for several...
Read the Full Post »

March 9, 2014 - Day 21

March 09, 2014 - It was a beautiful day hanging out at the park with photography buddies. I even made a new friend today while photograph...
Read the Full Post »

March 4, 2014 - Day 19

March 04, 2014 - Weekdays are brutal.... work all day, then the gym in the evening. Work has been really busy as there is a lot to get do...
Read the Full Post »

March 3, 2014 - Day 18

March 03, 2014 - I would like to begin my blog by giving birthday shout outs to my sister, Tina and my nephew, Branden! Happy Birthday to...
Read the Full Post »

February 22, 2014 - Day 14

February 23, 2014 - This post was meant to be done last night, but I was having issues accessing my account. I'm assuming that maybe the hos...
Read the Full Post »

February 18, 2014 - Day 13

February 18, 2014 - Another inch of snow fell today. I'm so thankful it was only an inch.:-) The good thing about the snow is that the bird...
Read the Full Post »

Archive
January February March April May June July (31) August (21) September (3) October (7) November (5) December (13)
January February March (1) April May June July August (2) September October (1) November (2) December (1)
January February March April May June July August September October November December
January February March April May June July August September October November December
January February March April May June July August September October November December