Picture of the Month



American White Pelicans arguing

Fort Myers, Florida


I recently made a pilgrimage to Florida's Gulf Coast to photograph the wonderful variety of birds that gather there

in the winter months.  It is surprising how much wildlife lives here among the strip malls and condo developments. 

One afternoon I found a small boat dock where fishermen brought in their catch, attracting not only the usual brown

pelican beggars but also these handsome white pelicans.  These two seemed to be arguing over a fish scrap that

neither one had managed to get.


Camera :  Nikon D2X  Digital

Life, Color, Drama, Reality .... No Digital Manipulation


Have a look at the profile of Kevin's new book in the current issue of Nature's Best Magazine. (in PDF format)



Meanwhile, Kevin is leading several photographic trips in 2007.

In May/June, he will lead two photographic trips to Madagascar.  For more information look here.

Then, in August, he will be aboard a voyage to Eastern Greenland.  For details see:  Greenland.

Let Kevin know if you have any questions about either trip.


Review a previous Picture of the Month:

Darien Gap, 2/2007

Grey Whale Calf, 1/2007

Galapagos Sea Lion, 12/2006

Rockhoppers, 11/2006

Hummingbird, 10/2006

Madagascar, 9/2006

Whales, 7/2006

Sea Lions, 5/2006

Tiger, 4/2006

Jaguar, 2/2006

South Georgia, 12/2005

New Generation, 11/2005

Childhood, 9/2005

Penguins, 8/2005

Sea Palms, 7/2005

Aster Flower, 6/2005

Siskiyou Mountains, 5/2005

Humpback Whales, 4/2005

Christo GATES , 3/2005

Eucalyptus Leaves, 2/2005

Alaskan Aurora, 1/2005

Nesting Turtle, 12/2004

Autumn Berries, 10/2004

Costa Rica, 3/2004

Aurora Borealis, 10/2003

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