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

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Photo of the week: 05.15.22 — Hummingbird nest

Many of the photographs I use as photos of the week are pulled from my files and can be years — if not decades — old. This photograph is very recent. It was taken only days ago. My wife and I have just returned to our summer home in Ohio from our winter in Florida. During our first full day back, my wife was doing some cleanup in the front yard when she sent me a text saying  …  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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