A Great or Common egret hunting the tide-pools at the pacific shore in Monterey, California.
A single cosmos flower in front to the fields of bachelor’s buttons and calendulas.
Another view of the field of flowers outside Silverton.
The tree outside my window, showing the colors of Autumn.
Fields of flowers civer the rolling hillside of a flower farm outside of the the town of Silverton, on the way to Stayton-Sublimity, in Oregon’s Willamette Valley.
The cloud-covered cone of Arenal volcano recedes as we cross Lake Arenal on the ferry to Monteverde.
Vines twist together alongside a trail at Manuel Antonio National Park.
While eating lunch, a flock of Scarlet Macaws (Ara macao) landed in the avocado trees across the road. My long lens is not very good, so the image is a bit soft, but I couldn’t miss including it in my Costa Rica set.
Here is another version of the nest, which shows how the log rises from the river a little better.