Video: Mockingbirds feeding their babies

July 13th, 2008

I set up my S5 on a tripod next to a mockingbird nest and left for 15 minutes. The camera captured one of the parents feeding them a mealworm (perhaps?) and a berry, as well as disposing of a fecal sac.

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What nature photography has taught me

April 24th, 2008

With my fancy new Powershot S5 I've been taking some pretty awesome closeups. I've been going back and photographing all the flowers and insects that I've shot before, since I can ridiculously closer now. And I'd like to share some of what I've learned while trying to get my lens right up in the face of various critters.

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