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  • 2021 Husky Football: Washington 31, Cal 24

    I came in short-handed again, with my 600mm in for repairs. A good test for the shorter lenses (the 100-500 only opens up to f/7.1) and mirrorless bodies, given the late kickoff. On the plus side, it was a gorgeous day. I hoped I could stay the whole game this week (another week removed from Africa, it was more likely

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  • Pangolin Quest

    The top personal goal I set for myself during our South Africa adventure was simple: find the top animal on my worldwide wish list.   Okay, not so simple. The top animal on my list (after checking off a Canada lynx in 2020) was the pangolin, one of Africa’s “holy grail species.” Many Africans, long-time guides, and safari enthusiasts go

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  • New Photos: South Africa 2021 Wildlife & Scenery

    Before I left on my latest trip in late August, I managed to publish a gallery of bird photos from my most recent South Africa adventure. That was the first of three galleries from the trip. Normally I limit myself to two galleries per trip, but this one produced so many images (bolstered by the fact that Jenn also took

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  • 2021 Husky Football: Washington vs. Arkansas State

    I was off in Africa the last two weeks, so I could pretend the Huskies were 0-0 as I returned to Montlake for the first time in two years. I suspect I’m still on Zambia Time, so I opted to take it easy today with a reduced kit. My body always struggles to adjust to the rigors of shooting football

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  • New Photos: South Africa 2021 Birds

    In July we headed off to South Africa for a two-and-a-half week trip comprised of a guided tour (Kruger National Park and MalaMala Game Reserve) and some solo time (Tswalu Kalahari). Yes, we traveled to South Africa during the pandemic (and at a time when there had been some civil unrest in various parts of the country), but it all

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