The Story Behind The Image

The "Drummer of Love"

April 22, 2013  •  1 Comment
"It begins in the dark, pre-dawn silence of an early Wisconsin spring. A small gathering of Greater Prairie Chicken males begin their dance. Their booming resonates so loudly you might think these colorful birds are abundant. Yet, what you see are among the precious few that have survived. This is a "come back story" of a bird with a past and, than...
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How did you get that shot?

April 06, 2013  •  Leave a Comment
I’m asked from time to time, where and how did you get that shot? Particularly the images I’ve taken of Cooper’s Hawks in natural behavior. Well the simple answer is, go to the city. If you know anything about this hawk of the accipiter family then you already know how skittish and high strung they are. Nothing more frustrating than to see a Cooper...
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ABC Channel 7 Interview With Ron Magers

March 19, 2013  •  2 Comments
I was having a quiet evening at home in April of 2011 when I checked my cell phone and notice an email from Ron Magers from ABC Channel 7. My first reaction was, certainly someone is playing a practical joke on me. Why in the world would Ron Magers from ABC be contacting me? Well my curiosity had gotten the best of me and I responded to the email....
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Red-tailed Hawk Nest

March 16, 2013  •  1 Comment
In the spring of 2010 I stumbled upon a Red-tailed Hawk nest. Nothing too unusual about that except this one was smack dab in the middle of a golf course. I could hear the Red-tail parents scream as each golfer walked by. That scream was an indication to me that there were chicks in the nest. I surveyed the area for an adjacent tree to climb, in ho...
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