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Showing posts from January, 2015

Life and Science Museum in Durham, NC

Today my photography  mentor Al  and I went to the Life and Science Museum in Durham North Carolina. We were able to see release of the butterflies at 3 pm today as well as a black widow spider, weaver spider  lemurs, wolves, turtles and butterflies today.

Icy Conditions

Here are some photos I took on Friday January 9th. It was the perfect condition for ice photos.

Blue Herons in the Wild

Great Blue Herons taken in North Carolina Size & Shape: Largest of the North American herons with long legs, a sinuous neck, and thick, dagger like bill. Head, chest, and wing plumes give a shaggy appearance. In flight, the Great Blue Heron curls its neck into a tight “S” shape; its wings are broad and rounded and its legs trail well beyond the tail.  Great Blue Herons appear blue-gray from a distance, with a wide black stripe over the eye. In flight, the upper side of the wing is two-toned: pale on the forewing and darker on the flight feathers. A pure white subspecies occurs in coastal southern Florida. Behavior: Hunting Great Blue Herons wade slowly or stand statue-like, stalking fish and other prey in shallow water or open fields. Watch for the lightning-fast thrust of the neck and head as they stab with their strong bills. Their very slow wingbeats, tucked-in neck and trailing legs create an unmistakable image in flight.  Habitat: Look for Great B

Happy New Year 2015

As you all may know its 2015... It all started December 31st at Midnight. 2014 has gone and come quickly. Heres some Photos of 2014 to remember:  Winter Snow in February  2014 Dafodills Taken in Spring 2014  Tree Frog taken in 2014 Duke Gardens Taken in December 2014  Blue Heron taken at Duke Gardens December 2014  Cape Cod Sunset April 2014  Cape Cod Sunrise May 2014   Geese and Gooslings taken in Spring 2014 Ruby Thoarted Humingbird taken at UNC Botanical Gardens  Grasshopper taken in 2014  Dragonfly taken in 2014 Fall Foliage 2014 Fall Colors 2014 Bolin Creek Fall Foliage 2014