Journeys way off the beaten path, and the power of everyday people.

Another world.

There are some places on earth that appear otherworldly. If you are silent and see, you can hear the echoes of lands we didn't know existed. These were taken within 30 feet of each other and within 20 minutes. How different. Eastern Iceland.…

The journey begins.

Went strolling around the Roemer Arboretum today in Geneseo, NY, and took a photo of this sweet monarch larvae, feasting on the flower of a milkweed, the only plant monarch larvae eat. As monarch populations continue to sharply decrease from destr…

Walking with the king

LIVINGSTONE TOWN, ZAMBIA — Outside of Victoria Falls national park in Zambia, Africa, Lion Encounter is a reserve for captive-bred lions and a program to introduce their offspring into the wild to care for the declining wild lion populations. Her…

Now that's a long snake!

I was this close??!!! I do not use telephoto lenses. I just found this photo of a PRETTY LONG snake I encountered in the Peruvian Amazon while working with Earthwatch performing wildlife surveys in Lago Preto. He surprised me as I walked by; I s…

Hello There, Sir!

You can see something black on the wall from down the hall. I was headed there thinking it was the light switch. This other one was taken five feet away. That's right, hello sir!…