Monthly Archives: September 2011

Sea Otters!

The sea otters in Moss Landing, CA were resting, grooming, and feeding when I visited yesterday.  Photographing them is always a treat. Whatever the sea otters are doing, they are always cute! This sea otter was busy feeding and apparently … Continue reading

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Anna’s Hummingbird

A young sub-adult male Anna’s Hummingbird has adopted our feeder. Here he is perched in his favorite spot in the redwood tree. The photo below shows him flying towards the feeder.  You can see the red under his throat, which … Continue reading

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Garrapata – Rocky Ridge to Soberanes Canyon Hike

We recently hiked in Garrapata State Park, in the northern part of Big Sur. This 5-mile loop hike required a steep ascent along a ridge with magnificent views of the ocean and then an even steeper descent into a redwood … Continue reading

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Pied-billed Grebe Family

I recently spent an afternoon photographing this family of Pied-billed Grebes at Vasona Lake in Los Gatos, CA.  The greenish color of the water is due to reeds and tree leaves reflecting on the lake in the shallow water where … Continue reading

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