Category Archives: Winter

Broken Ice on the Rivers Edge

Although it is a little cold now, it has been a pretty mild winter. I was quite surprised to see ice this thick along the river’s edge this past weekend.Enjoy!

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Step in the Right Direction

This weekend I had some time to get out and take some photos for the first time in a while. I plan on making an effort to post on a more regular basis starting today. I also ordered some lights … Continue reading

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Winters End

I know officially Spring is still a few days off. I went back out to the area where I photographed the whitetail deer last Sunday. I waited until about 30 minutes before sundown in hopes of finding more of the … Continue reading

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Whitetail Deer Grazing

Sunday evening I ventured back to a vacant farm that I had seen the previous night while driving with a friend. It just so happened that this location also had somewhere around 100 whitetail deer grazing in the fields around … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Orange

Weekly Photo Challenge: Orange The tops of the trees were lit in orange as the sun lowered in the sky and the whitetail deer ran back to the tree line to hide from me. I did warm this photo up … Continue reading

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Acorn Tops

Winter seems to be releasing its death grip on the Midwest. We’ve had a couple days of 40 degree temps with some 50’s in the forecast. I managed to get out a few times over the last week and have … Continue reading

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Ice Blanket

The remains from the freezing rain the other morning. The other trees gave the appearance of a vignette.

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More Waterfowl on the Move

Today I have 2 more photographs of the ducks and geese moving. In the first photo two mallards can be seen flying away. The shot would have been better if they had chosen to fly towards me. The second image … Continue reading

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Mallard Movement

It is still very cold here in the Midwest. It was a whopping 3 degrees the day I took this photograph of some Mallards floating with some Canada Geese. I knew that these birds would be at this location and … Continue reading

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Great Day Part Two: Bald Eagles (5 photos)

First Let me point out that there are 5 photographs in this post. As I mentioned yesterday it turns out that there are three Bald Eagles living in the Kishwaukee River Forest Preserve that is not far from my house. … Continue reading

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