Migrating Tree Swallows Gorging on Wax Myrtle Berries, Kiptopeke, Virginia

Not great photography, but a lucky moment. A solitary shrub in the middle of a parking lot by the sea was blanketed with layers of frenzied swallows, the outer layers clinging to one another’s backs waiting their chance.


Your Moment of Surrealism: New Guinea’s Birds of Paradise

Taken from the documentary trailer by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and National Geographic, The Birds of Paradise.

Hold me closer, tiny dancer…


Created from the PBS Nature documentary, “Hummingbirds: Magic in the Air.”

September Storm Approaching Peters Mountain

Gazing across the Shenandoah Valley from Humpback Rocks on Virginia’s Blue Ridge

Blackwater Falls and Its Lush Hemlock Forest, West Virginia

Storm over the Blue Ridge, Crozet, Virginia

Crozet autumn storm Nov 06

Tobacco farm, Henry County, Virginia

Peach blossoms, Crozet, Virginia

The Pale Blue Dot

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