This is the animals archive.

  • Tufted titmouse

    I finally got a good photo of one of my favorite birds

  • Female downy woodpecker

    Another photo of the most fearless bird in my yard

  • Painted Bunting

    I saw a very cool bird on a hike around Great Falls, MD.

  • Carolina chickadee (again)

    Another photo of one of my favorite birds

  • Turkey vulture

    Another entry in my adventures in bird photography.

  • Raccoon

    Just a scraggly guy out for a daytime stroll.

  • Gray tree frog

    Here is a frog I met.

  • Mantis

    This is, I believe, a male Carolina mantis, a common praying mantis species native to North and South America.

  • Snapper

    I met a snapping turtle near the Delaware River in Narrowsburg, NY. She did not seem thrilled to meet me.

  • Wood duck

    A wood duck nervously watches me try to take its picture.

  • Red-bellied woodpecker

    A red-bellied woodpecker eats at my feeders.

  • Carolina chickadee

    A Carolina chickadee sits on a branch among emerging magnolia buds.

  • Downy woodpecker

    A downy woodpecker eats at my feeders

  • Yellow-bellied sapsucker

    A Yellow-bellied sapsucker chills near my feeders.

  • Eastern bluebird

    Mount Gilead, North Carolina — A male eastern bluebird rests on a branch, March 9, 2019.

  • Hermit crab

    A hermit crab hangs out on the beach at Emerald Isle, North Carolina.

  • Northern cardinal

    Nice bird!

  • Crocodile monitor

    A crocodile monitor lizard at the Philadelphia Zoo

  • A peacock

    A peacock at the Philadelphia Zoo