The sun rises behind Newport Fishing Pier in Sunny Isles Beach, Fla.

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Photo of the week: 05.22.22 — A natural bridge

When I’m hiking with my camera I’m usually looking for wildlife photos. But when I’m hiking in Carter Caves State Park near Olive Hill, Ky., or in the Hocking Hills in southeastern Ohio I’m looking for interesting geological formations. Carter Caves State Park is known for its caves, of course. The park has about 20 caverns, with four open for guided tours. It also has four natural  …  Continue reading

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Featured gallery: May — Butterflies

On most days when I head out with my camera I’m chasing photos of birds. Occasionally I come back with a photo of a butterfly. That’s not my goal, but it’s nice when it happens. That’s the reason why nearly all of these butterfly photos were shot using my “bird set-up”:  the Canon EF 600mm f/4L telephoto lens I carry when I'm shooting wildlife. If I run across a butterfly …  Continue reading

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The sun rises behind Newport Fishing Pier in Sunny Isles Beach, Fla.

The sun rises behind Newport Fishing Pier in Sunny Isles Beach, Fla.

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