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Tag Archives: Fauna

Hummers Thundering North

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Unreal.  The first Ruby-throated hummingbirds arrived in southern Texas back on February 24th — can you believe it?  I just hope that they don’t get hit with any unexpected cold snaps or snow.  Keeping track of their migration north helps to understand where things are blooming, as they can’t survive but a day or two without food.

Kitteh Update

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Autumn at her "who... me?" bestCentral Maryland (February 2017)iPhone 6S + 29/2.2

Autumn at her “who… me?” best
Central Maryland (February 2017)
iPhone 6S + 29/2.2

I’ve had several people enquire about our two Maine Coon cats that we welcomed into our home a little more than a year ago.  How are they doing?  Perfectly fine, thank you very much.  How are we doing in comparison?  Whew, what a loaded question. Continue Reading →

Pure Scamp

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Autumn looking bent on doing mischief -- Central Maryland (June 2016)Zeiss Ikon ZM + Leica Summilux 50/1.4 ASPHKodak Ektar 100 + Commercial C-41 processing

Autumn looking bent on doing mischief
Central Maryland (June 2016)
Zeiss Ikon ZM + Leica Summilux 50/1.4 ASPH
Kodak Ektar 100 + Commercial C-41 processing

Cute Overload

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Autumn being held -- Central Maryland (August 2016)iPhone 6S + 29/2.2

Autumn being held
Central Maryland (August 2016)
iPhone 6S + 29/2.2

Growing fast and cute as the dickens.  Unlike her sister, Autumn loves being held.

Alert Observer

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Osprey watching from afar -- Central Maryland (May 2014)Leica M 240 + Leica Telyt 560/6.8

Osprey watching from afar
Central Maryland (May 2014)
Leica M 240 + Leica Telyt 560/6.8

Lamborghini Cat

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Autumn (briefly) at rest -- Central Maryland (July 2016)Sony a6300 + Leica Summilux 50/1.4 ASPH

Autumn (briefly) at rest
Central Maryland (July 2016)
Sony a6300 + Leica Summilux 50/1.4 ASPH

Little Peeper

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Baby tree frog on a basil leaf -- Central Maryland (September 2004)Canon 10D + 16-35/2.8L

Baby tree frog on a basil leaf — Central Maryland (September 2004)
Canon 10D + 16-35/2.8L

Quite the Surprise

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Atlantic needlefish (Strongylura marina) -- Ridge, Maryland (August 2016)iPhone 6S + 29/2.2

Atlantic needlefish (Strongylura marina) — Ridge, Maryland (August 2016)
iPhone 6S + 29/2.2

Seen on the dock at the marina on Saturday.  Look at the teeth on that thing!

Caught with Her Mouth Full

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Bison cow with her new calf -- Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming (April 2013)Sony NEX-5R + Sony 55-210mm

Bison cow with her new calf — Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming (April 2013)
Sony NEX-5R + Sony 55-210mm

Draw Me Like One of Your French Girls

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Terra just lounging about -- Central Maryland (August 2016)Sony a6300 + Leica Summilux-R 80/1.4

Terra just lounging about — Central Maryland (August 2016)
Sony a6300 + Leica Summilux-R 80/1.4