Category Archives: Wildlife

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Stretch

Early to mid-February always puts me in mind to photograph Great Blue Herons. It’s around this time of year when they begin to build their nests and start their mating rituals. Richmond, Virginia had a great rookery right near the downtown area […]

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Steel Grey

For various reasons, I can sometimes go through a seriously long stretch where I don’t take any photographs. I seem to be in one of those stretches right now, but I made it to the […]

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The Stillness

Here is another image from earlier this year that I finally got around to working with. This was taken back in May as the river level was returning back to normal after minor flooding. When […]

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The River City

My home town is known as The River City for a reason. I created this image back in June and only recently decided to work on it to bring out all it had to offer. […]

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Early Morning Grandeur

Mornings at the James River offer a near-infinite range of photographic opportunities. As the level of the river rises and falls based on how much or how little rainfall we receive different scenes present themselves. […]

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Sunset Observance

Lately, I’ve been enjoying evenings and mornings on the James River, photographing the many Herons that are visiting. We have a rookery on an island in the river right at the downtown area that grows […]

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Great Blue Heron

The James river is currently experiencing some not-insignificant flooding due to several days of heavy rain, causing the water to be a bit more “rapid in the rapids” than normal, to coin a phrase. Great […]

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Ghost in the Depths

I took my family to the Washington, DC area during Spring Break and one of the places we went was the National Aquarium in Baltimore. They had a wonderful jellyfish area, which afforded me the […]

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Luck favors the prepared

Sometimes, you do get lucky… I was at the river on the morning of the 28th, not expecting much in the way of landscape images as the river was high from all the recent rain. […]

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