Kayaking after 40 years…

SONY ILCE-1, 1⁄400 sec, f/2.8, ISO 3200

A few weeks ago Marco learned from friends that there are beavers up at a lake about 90 minutes away. However, one has to be there early and has to get on the lake by a kayak. Robert, who discovered

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A good day…

SONY ILCE-7RM3, 1⁄500 sec, f/8, ISO 500

Today ended up being a good day. I went, as on so many days before, out to the Salt River early morning to see if I can find some wildlife to take pictures of and ended up at Coon Bluff.

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Arizona Bobcat

SONY ILCE-7RM3, 1⁄125 sec, f/6.3, ISO 1000

We knew that there are bobcats at the Salt River, we have heard from people who saw them and not too long ago Marco met some people who had seen one “just a few minutes go” – frustrating. For months

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Great Horned Owls

SONY ILCE-7RM3, 1⁄250 sec, f/6.3, ISO 250

On my numerous visits to the Salt River I recently got a hint from Dick and Rick, two snowbirds currently residing at an RV/Mobile Home Park in Mesa, that there is a “Great Horned Owl” at some neighboring community –

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Arizona River Otters

SONY ILCE-7RM3, 1⁄500 sec, f/5.6, ISO 2500

On December 8, 2017 we saw our first Arizona river otter at the Salt River (Coon Bluff) – a rare sighting as I can tell. This week I was following a hint from a friend to a different location further

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