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Little Club-spur Orchid

September 22, 2020 - The Little Club-spur Orchid is a common attraction found in wet roadside drainage ditches. It is inconspicuous except wh...
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American Wigeon

September 22, 2020 - The American Wigeon is a year-round resident of Nova Scotia found dabbling in small groups in woodland and city ponds. I...
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September 22, 2020 - The Mallard has striking good looks but because it is common it does not get the respect and admiration it deserves, foo...
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Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

September 22, 2020 - The Yellow-bellied Flycatcher is a common woodland bird and like many woodland birds is more often heard than seen. Look...
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Common Loon

September 22, 2020 - The Common Loon(another dumb name), is the iconic bird of Canada's wilderness lakes. It arrives early and leaves late an...
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Smoky Sun, Crescent Moon and Jupiter

September 21, 2020 - First up is the crescent moon which was fairly close to setting which is not a good time to photograph it due to the dep...
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Field Test of Sigma 150-600mm Sport at 1200mm

September 12, 2020 - I've decided to expand my photographer's art into astronomical photography. I have yet to purchase a tracking equatorial...
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My Second Milky Way Photos

September 07, 2020 - My second attempt at photographing the Milky Way Galaxy was yesterday both at Crystal Crescent Beach Provincial Park and...
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My First Milky Way Photos

September 07, 2020 - I went out two nights ago to take my first astronomical photos starting as I am sure most folks do with the Milky Way Ga...
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Horned Grebe

September 04, 2020 - The Horned Grebe is a common bird, particularly in winter. It's not a shy bird but hard to photograph as it is constantl...
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Sooty Shearwater

September 04, 2020 - The Sooty Shearwater is seldom seen from the mainland but is often baited by trailing fish parts from a boat. It's an op...
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Forester's Tern

September 04, 2020 - The Forester's Tern is primarily a bird of the central plains. It winters along both coasts but not usually as far north...
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