10 sense of place

Daddy!

Daddy!

Three house finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) nestlings trying synchronous begging to convince their dad to feed them. Two-thirds of the finch nests in Sonoran desert are in a sanctuary of jumping cholla cactus (Cylindropuntia fulgida). The other third is in teddybear cholla (C. bigelovii). Easier to photograph than to study...

Hunter's Moon 
Fall in the desert
Daddy!
Hope dies last...
Room with a view
The Last Best Place
Red, whiteout, and bluebird
Full moon duties
The End of Winter...
 Landscape alteration
Under the Big Sky
Memories of past summer Pied Oystercathers (Haematopus ostralegus) watch storm at Freycinet Peninsula of Tasmania Yellow-headed blackbirds in western Montana