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VCU Exhibit - Wild Things, Far and Near

Updated: Feb 08, 2015 8:13pm PST

Local Wildlife - 2013/14

Updated: Feb 28, 2015 9:00pm PST

Kenya 2013

Updated: Mar 25, 2013 10:09am PST

Alaska 2013

Updated: Sep 05, 2013 8:19pm PST

Galleries

VCU Exhibit - Wild Things, Far and Near

Updated: Feb 08, 2015 10:13pm CST

Snowy Owls 2014

Updated: Feb 03, 2014 9:00pm CST

Sunset Beach, NC

Updated: Jun 16, 2014 7:14pm CST

Dutch Gap, Chester, VA

Updated: Mar 05, 2014 10:22am CST

Merritt Island, Viera Wetlands 2013

Updated: Mar 05, 2014 10:11am CST

Kenya 2012

Updated: Mar 23, 2013 3:26pm CST

Pantanal, Brazil 2012

Updated: Sep 11, 2012 9:43pm CST

Wood Ducks & Geese 2014

Updated: May 26, 2014 8:14am CST

Bosque del Apache 2012

Updated: Mar 04, 2014 12:55pm CST

Dutch Gap - November 2012

Updated: Mar 04, 2014 1:06pm CST

just ducks

Updated: Jun 10, 2014 11:02pm CST

Merritt Island, Vierra Wetlands, Vero Beach, FL

Updated: Mar 30, 2014 2:54pm CST

Shenandoah National Park

Updated: Nov 08, 2014 5:38pm CST

james river eagles

Updated: Sep 10, 2013 8:33pm CST

Outer Banks, NC

Updated: Sep 11, 2012 9:21pm CST

Outer Banks - June, 2012

Updated: Sep 11, 2012 7:52pm CST

Everglades National Park and Miami Beach, FL

Updated: Sep 11, 2012 8:23pm CST

James River, Downtown Richmond, VA

Updated: Mar 04, 2014 1:03pm CST

Vero Beach, FL

Updated: Aug 06, 2011 9:16pm CST

Cold Harbor, Mechanicsville, VA

Updated: May 02, 2013 2:49pm CST

Here and There

Updated: Mar 04, 2014 1:04pm CST

Kenya 2013

Updated: Mar 25, 2013 12:09pm CST

Alaska 2013

Updated: Sep 05, 2013 10:19pm CST

New Artist

Updated: Jul 25, 2013 11:46am CST

DU 2014

Updated: Jun 10, 2014 11:22pm CST

Local Wildlife - 2013/14

Updated: Feb 28, 2015 11:00pm CST

YS people

Updated: Jan 31, 2015 7:57pm CST

Your Bio

It's funny how long it can take a person to hear their calling. As a young boy growing up in the Bronx, it was hard to find clues that wildlife photography would be my passion. But they were there. My exposure to wildlife during those years was mostly limited to Scout camp and visits to a friend's family cottage in Monroe, New York. I remember always being fascinated by frogs and lizards, and just about anything else we could catch, but there was not enough exposure to begin a lifelong interest, or at least that is what I thought.

Years later I became interested in photography, and as a young adult purchased my first film SLR camera. For years I wandered aimlessly through the world of photography, learning some basic skills, but not settling on any general area of interest. Travel photos, to city landscapes, to flowers, but nothing got the juices flowing.

Then one day in 2009 I learned of a rookery of great blue herons on the James River in downtown Richmond, VA. I hit the river with my first Rebel camera and an old 100-300mm lens, and there I found my calling. It has been a fantastic road I have traveled since that day, one that has connected me with undeveloped childhood interests, brought some of the greatest thrills of my life, and introduced me to new friends that I am certain will be there for life.

I hope you enjoy the images on these pages, which represent the first leg of my journey in the world of wildlife photography. The road ahead is full of techniques and skills that I have obviously yet to learn, and adventures of which I am still unaware. Thank you to those who have helped me find this path, I am sure you know who you are.

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