Great Horned Owls – Victoria BC

In January a Great Horned Owl decided to make her nest in a planter box which is attached to a government building in Victoria BC.  It is May now and I have made several visits to this site, it is an amazing thing to watch.  Mom and Dad (named Oulette and Ollie by the...
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Northern Flicker, Barred Owl and Pileated Woodpecker

  It is amazing the wildlife that exists in your own backyard.  There are so many birds if you just stop, watch and listen. Northern Flicker, Barred Owl and Pileated Woodpecker Look at this little beauty – silly Northern Flicker – I don’t know...
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Greater Victoria

You travel the world looking for great photo opportunities and there are so many out your back door. Todd Inlet French Beach                                                                              Mt. Baker Victoria – Dallas Road Abandon Buildings Avatar...
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Rufous in Lights

Ok so I didn’t take my Christmas lights down, the ones around my front door.  I always like putting them up but when it comes to taking them down I do procrastinate.  Being that it is May that’s a lot of procrastinating.  This little Rufous took advantage...
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Tofino – Vancouver Island

Just got back from a trip to Tofino.  What an amazing place, so wild, such beautiful beaches.  Didn’t see much in the way of wildlife but lots of wild landscapes.  A little surfing and hiking what could be better. Click on this picture to see the gallery....
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Greater Victoria

Greater Victoria

You travel the world looking for great photo opportunities and there are so many out your back door. Todd Inlet French Beach                                                                              Mt. Baker Victoria – Dallas Road Abandon Buildings Avatar...
Rufous in Lights

Rufous in Lights

Ok so I didn’t take my Christmas lights down, the ones around my front door.  I always like putting them up but when it comes to taking them down I do procrastinate.  Being that it is May that’s a lot of procrastinating.  This little Rufous took advantage...
Tofino – Vancouver Island

Tofino – Vancouver Island

Just got back from a trip to Tofino.  What an amazing place, so wild, such beautiful beaches.  Didn’t see much in the way of wildlife but lots of wild landscapes.  A little surfing and hiking what could be better. Click on this picture to see the gallery....
Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron

In January 2012 this year we had an unusual cold snap which froze half of this pond just off of Interurban Road.  This made for closer viewing of the birds because they liked to hang out at the edge where the ice and water met.   The first time I went to visit I saw a...