Category Archives: Wildlife Photographer

Golden Eagle at Sherwood Island

Perching and soaring above at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport CT on November 14, 2013. Continue reading

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Festival of Shorebirds at Jamaica Bay

Studying Shorebirds on fall migration at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge is one of the wonders of the world, whether you are at the 8th Annual Shorebird Festival or not. Continue reading

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8th Annual Shorebird Festival at Jamaica Bay

This festival welcomes everyone of every level in birdwatching for the 8th Annual Shorebird Festival at the famed Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, August 24, from 8am – 5pm. The perfect opportunity to meet friendly world renowned birders, photographers and authors who are experts in shorebirds of every level. Continue reading

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Purple Martins Are Aerial Insectivores

They catch large flying insects found in the air mass. All aerial insectivores in Connecticut are in a serious and somewhat mysterious population decline as pointed out by the Connecticut State of Birds 2103 report produced by the Connecticut Audubon Society. Photography can be used to record the insect prey Purple Martins bring to feed their young. These insects are one part of the aerial plankton found in the seventh habitat. Continue reading

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The Fall Peep Show

Sorting out the often difficult small migrating shorebirds called Peeps on the East Coast in the fall can be both difficult and rewarding. The solution to positive id’s is patience and active observation. This photo essay examines the issues and provides some photos of the five common Peeps. Continue reading

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Announcement Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4X

Canon has officially introduced the EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x – a top-end telephoto zoom with a built-in switchable teleconverter. Simply flicking a lever at the rear of the barrel converts it to a 280-560mm f/5.6 lens. Designed for professional sports and wildlife photographers, it includes an array of top-end features such as Power Focus for movie shooting, and IS ‘mode 3′ that only applies stabilisation at the point of exposure, aiding panning. Continue reading

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