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Red Tailed Hawk from White Memorial Foundation

Birds in White Memorial Foundation

In early Autumn of 2010, I visited the White Memorial Foundation in Litchfield, Connecticut and took these photos of a hawk (I believe it is a Red Tailed Hawk, Buteo jamaicensis) and a Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens).  White Memorial Foundation is approximatley 4000 acres and has a conservation center and numerous trails, as well as an […]

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Sanderling at Hammonasset Beach State Park

Sanderlings at Hammonasset Beach State Park

These photos were taken on a very windy day in the Autumn of 2010 at Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison, Connecticut.  The Sanderlings were running in and out with the surf (as Sanderlings tend to do) and feeding on these little mussels.  They are pretty funny little birds. Hammonasset Beach State Park, located on Long Island Sound, is […]

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A gallery of butterfly photos from Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens

I’ve added a gallery of my photos from the trip to Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens.  I learned a lot my taking these photos and I’m sure the next time will be even better.  Here’s the article on the trip to Magic Wings.

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Blue Morpho Butterfly

Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens Article

My article on the Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens located in South Deerfield, Massachusetts is now published.  You can read it here.  Overall, it was a nice place to visit and an especially great place to practice macro and nature photography skills.  I highly recommend it. Technorati Tags: Butterflies

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A Morpho peleides butterfly

Photographing Butterflies in Massachusetts during February

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory You’re joking right?  (At least that’s what my friends said.) Nope, I’m not joking. The reason I can take photos of butterflies in the Northeast during winter is because the Magic Wings facility is located inside a climate controlled greenhouse type […]

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Red Butterfly

Photographing Butterflies

Today I traveled to South Deerfield, Massachusetts and visited the Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens – if you haven’t been I highly recommend going.  I took tons of photos and have been developing them in Lightroom most of the night.  I’ll be writing an article on the trip in the next few days and will announce […]

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