Greater Short-Horned Lizard

September 28, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Close-up of a Greater Short-Horned Lizard.  I found this cold tolerant lizard on a hike at an elevation of 11,000 feet.



Bull Elk

September 07, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

The Arizona mountains are alive with the sound of the elk rut!

This bull elk first spent time taking a mud bath before posing for his portrait.

Taken from a wildlife blind in the national forest near Heber-Overgaard (Nikon D4S, Nikkor 600mm f4).


September 03, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

This coyote stopped by a pond for a drink in the Coconino national forest north of Payson.

Abert Squirell

August 31, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

An Abert's Squirell explores the forest up on the Mogollon Rim.

Black Bear

August 28, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

While sitting in a photography blind next to a pond in the Fort Apache Indian reservation, this black bear unexpectedly showed up.

Bull Elk

August 25, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

A bull elk in velvet walks through a pond in the Fort Apache Indian reservation. (taken from a photography blind)


August 22, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Unfortunately for the salmon, the grizzly has the bigger teeth.  A panning shot of a grizzly during the annual salmon run up in Alaska.


August 19, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

A curious wild horse up on the Mogollon Rim near Heber-Overgaard.