Yearly Archives: 2019

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Beautiful Name

Beautiful Name

How and why did someone select this beautiful name for this little warbler? Perhaps, bestowing a name, fit for royalty was a way to compensate for being, what many consider, an otherwise plain looking bird. The name orange-crowned warbler, conjures images in my mind of a bird with a fiery, […more]

Step Lightly

Step Lightly

Step Lightly depicts a Northern bobwhite as he walks gingerly across the red dirt toward a watering hole. Sitting in a ground-level blind, I was able to get eye-level with the bird to get my photo. Then I employed several techniques to create this work of digital fine art.