On my most recent beach trip I was able to see some excellent birds. I was even lucky enough to see a behavior that I had not seen before. I saw a pair of juvenile gulls sharing a horseshoe crab with a sanderling. They were all taking turns grabbing a bite. It was fascinating toContinue reading “Winter Beach Birding”
One week ago I took my snowshoes to Jones Beach’s West End 2. I had some time to kill before work and I wanted to see how the openness of the beach would affect the drifts. In some places the snow was several feet deep and in others, the ground was bare. Seeing the beachContinue reading “Snowy Beachscapes: Jones Beach’s West End 2”
Friday after work I took a trip to watch the sunset at Jones Beach. I went to field 6 and wandered around the boardwalk snapping photos. This is what I captured. I hope you like them!
Every year since I have moved to Long Island, I have spent New Year’s Day at Jones Beach. It was not really intentional, but it has become a tradition of mine. The park puts on a free seal walk at Field 10 as part of the New York State Park Department’s First Day Hike program.Continue reading “New Year’s Day At Jones Beach”
Here are the pictures I took on my most recent trip to Jones Beach West End. The West End is used mostly by photographers and fisherman so it is less crowded than other beaches. The new Nature and Energy Center is also located here. It is definitely worth a visit!
Yesterday after work I took a trip to the South Shore for some practice. This was my first time using a variable ND filter. My results were not exactly what I was expecting (the sun was too bright even with the filter) but I love the images I left with.