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My Two Most Recent Moose Sightings And My Frustrations While Photographing Them

2018-10-07T08:51:30+00:00October 7th, 2018|Categories: Morgan County, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I have often written that bird photography isn't easy and that it can be frustrating, wildlife photography can be much the same and my two recent sightings of Moose in the Wasatch Mountains can prove my point easily.

Colorado Hairstreak Butterfly Photos From The Wasatch Mountains

2018-08-15T06:19:34+00:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: Colorado Hairstreak Butterflies, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

I was photographing birds when I spotted a hairstreak butterfly land right in front of me and took some images of it, I didn't know at the time it was a Colorado Hairstreak butterfly, I found that out later after I got home.

Photographing Immature American Robins In A Smoky Wildfire Haze

2018-08-07T05:23:07+00:00August 7th, 2018|Categories: American Robins, Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

While photographing some waxwings a flash of movement caught my eye and I spotted an immature American Robin reaching for a berry in a Utah Serviceberry shrub, I couldn't help myself, I had to photograph this young bird too.

Monarch Butterflies and Rocky Mountain Bee Plants in Northern Utah

2018-08-05T05:46:52+00:00August 5th, 2018|Categories: Antelope Island State Park, Davis County, Monarch Butterflies, Utah, Wildflowers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Last year I found plenty of Monarch Butterflies on the Rocky Mountain Bee Plants on Antelope Island and they were a delight to photograph as they fluttered around going from flower to flower sipping nectar from the delicate blossoms.