A Wintry Sunrise at Lake Erie Metropark Park

Author’s Note: The original photos were captured back in March 2021 On this day it was just over 17 degrees Fahrenheit or -8 Celsius if you belong to the rest of the world. I honestly do not know why people in the US are so resistant to using the Metric scale, it just makes moreContinue reading “A Wintry Sunrise at Lake Erie Metropark Park”

The American Toad

A fairly common amphibian which is native to the eastern United States and some parts of Ontario, it’s not unusual to see these guys hopping around in late spring. Although they can be tough to spot given at how excellent they camouflage themselves in woodland surroundings. Fun Fact: American toads have glands that allow themContinue reading “The American Toad”

Morning Twilight on the Clinton River

These photos were originally captured back in March 2021 at Shady Side Park in Mount Clemens Michigan. On this particular day, I finished with my shift at my “day” job early. And it just so happened that the finished early enough that I could capture some twilight photos. Fun Fact: The Clinton River gets itsContinue reading “Morning Twilight on the Clinton River”

Great Blue Heron

This image was originally captured back in October 2020. I was on one of my many, many excursions to Stony Creek Metro Park located in Washington Michigan, I remember trying to get closer to the bird but alas, it did not want me getting any closer, so it flew away. I wonder what ever becameContinue reading “Great Blue Heron”

Sun Rise Across The St. Clair River

All of the photos featured in this post were captured back in early March 2021 along the St. Clair River at the Algonac State Park located in Algonac Michigan. The St.Clair River is an international boundary between the United States of America and Canada. The river flows from Lake Huron into Lake St.Clair. It isContinue reading “Sun Rise Across The St. Clair River”

Painted Turtles

One of the most widespread turtle species that are native to North America. These turtles have a huge range from as far North as Canada, to as far South as to the Northern Mexico As well as both coasts of Atlantic and the Pacific. Fun Fact : Like any reptile, the Painted Turtle is cold-blooded,Continue reading “Painted Turtles”

The Random Animals of Belle Isle

Some of the critters that i found while roaming Belle Isle over the weekend. I must have spent a solid five minutes trying to capture a good shot of this ground hog. He kept sticking his head back into the grass. Don’t you just hate it when your model doesn’t wish to cooperate with you?Continue reading “The Random Animals of Belle Isle”

The Lone Swan

Fun fact: Swans often mate for life but there have been documented cases of swan “divorce.” I feel Swan Divorce Court ought to be a Netflix original series. I’d watch wouldn’t you? I’m not sure how old this particular swan is but every time i encounter it, it seems to be by itself. Makes youContinue reading “The Lone Swan”