Dinosaur Valley State Park Camping – Favorite Nature Pictures

Once I went hiking in Dinosaur Valley State Park, I understood why the campsite was nearly full on the weekend of my visit. Campsites had families, older couples, younger couples, Boy Scout troops, all kinds of folks enjoying the beauty within the park… and no doubt to check out the dinosaur tracks in Paluxy RiverContinue reading “Dinosaur Valley State Park Camping – Favorite Nature Pictures”

Ruby-throated hummingbird – up close and zoomed in

I’ve loved trying to photograph a hummingbird (or two? possibly a male and a female) visiting a feeder the last few weeks. As I waited for it to show up, I discovered a few things: he’s not too worried about people being nearby, shows up about every 10 minutes in the morning and evening, andContinue reading “Ruby-throated hummingbird – up close and zoomed in”

Colorful hummingbird photos, with camera settings to take the pics

“Hello, Hummingbird.” -Cameron Poe, Con Air A beautiful hummingbird has been visiting this feeder ever since my mom got it ready for the spring season. She tends to it often, and the bird is thankful. So is the lizard pictured further in this post! Below, I love the picture that shows the bright colors ofContinue reading “Colorful hummingbird photos, with camera settings to take the pics”

Lizard Skynyrd

I was wandering around outside my parents house yesterday and noticed a little green lizard perched in a watering can. Of course I didn’t have my camera ready but grabbed it quickly hoping he would hang around for another minute so I could snap his portrait. Lucky me! Here he is along with a fewContinue reading “Lizard Skynyrd”