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A green landcrusier parked near a graceful acacia tree at sunrise.

Welcome to Tanzania!

I’ve been home for a week. In that time I’ve poured over my 8,000 photos and tried to start organizing my memories. I also got a cold. I’m…

Photos of a golden monkey, giraffe, mountain gorillas, spoonbill, zebras, baboon, lioness and gazelle

East Africa, 2019

I’m home from two weeks in Tanzania and Rwanda. It was an incredible trip, full of new sights and experiences and I’m eager to share it all. I’m…

Haulani at nest two

Kauaʻi Albatross, 2016

I’ve been a volunteer with Cornell’s Kauaʻi Albatross Cam since its first season in 2014, but I live in Seattle, so I didn’t see an albatross in person…

A Great Blue Heron, the Moon and Towan

It’s been far too long since I posted anything here! It was a busy albatross cam season followed by recovery from albatross cam season. I’m starting to get…

Junco by Elizabeth R. Smith of rowntreestudio.com

Happy New Year!

It’s a frozen day here but I’m heading down to the lake for the Polar Bear Plunge at noon. It’s time to wash away the old and welcome…

A Week on Kauaʻi

I’m back from a week on beautiful Kauaʻi. While I was there I made it almost all the way around the island, visited the National Tropical Botanical Gardens…

ring-necked ducks by Elizabeth R. Smith of rowntreestudio.com

Just Beginning to Apply the Brakes

A pair of ring-necked ducks on a beautiful Spring afternoon.

The Jaguar Cubs Celebrate Their First Birthday at Woodland Park Zoo

Yesterday Woodland Park Zoo celebrated the jaguar triplets’ first birthday in fine style. They were given beautiful handmade papier-mache turtles scented with their favorite things. I’ve taken a…

Sunny Zoo Trip

I knew an errand was going to take me right past the zoo today so I took along my camera and made a stop. I’m very glad I…

Waterfowl at the Park: Lots of Bird Pictures

Winter is the time for waterfowl around here. In the summer we have mallard ducks, a few gadwalls and a batch of Canada geese. This time of year…