In Search of Snowy Owls

December 03, 2019  •  1 Comment
Last winter was the first year that I had the good fortune to find a number of Snowy Owls. My hope was that they would return again this year. Over the past few weeks, I had seen a few posts from people starting to see them in Southern Alberta and a few other areas in the province, though nothing close to where I live. Nevertheless, I decided to go...
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The Barn Swallows

November 06, 2019  •  1 Comment
Over the past couple of summers, I've had the pleasure of finding a number of Barn Swallow fledglings in Lois Hole Centennial Provincial Park. They usually sit on a cattail while chirping madly and trying to convince their parents to bring them some food. From a photography perspective, this is a tough shot to grab. The birds usually only start ch...
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