Bears are Hungry, But They Don’t Need Your Help

While you’re out on your summer camping trips, don’t forget to be bear savvy, so you don’t come back to a destroyed camp like this guy did near Ward, Colorado. Leave no food sitting out except for when you are preparing and eating it and NEVER have any food, drinks (other than water) or fragrances […]

Cautiously Waiting For Traffic To Clear – Just Like His Mother Taught Him

This traffic-savvy roadrunner¬†(Geococcyx californianus)¬†has more common sense than a lot of humans I see wandering out into a major thoroughfare to cross the road.   Image copyrighted. Use requires licensing from Martha Lochert. http://www.MarthaLochertPhotography.com

Catching that Moving Target

This is one of the thousands of seagull inhabitants of Mono Lake in central California which I photographed a few summers ago. I pulled up this photo as I was assembling samples of “panning” to show my photography students. Panning is a technique where one tracks (with the camera) a moving subject at the same […]