Barn Owl Hunting With A Storm Approaching

Getting light in the eye of a Barn Owl in flight is often a challenge because of their deeply set eyes but when you throw in the dark foreboding skies of an approaching storm it becomes even more difficult. […]

Grebe Running Across A Pond’s Surface To Protect Its Prized Fish

At first glance Pied-billed Grebes may come across as nondescript, bland little birds without much personality but I’ve found the opposite to often be true. When they’re not resting or grooming they’re active, quite vocal and when they’re feeding in groups they’re often aggressive, even pugnacious. Their kleptoparasitic tendencies can be entertaining to watch in the extreme. Notice the layer of ice at the bottom of the frame – that ice will come into play later in the sequence. […]