Wolves of the Sea

A pair of transient orca surface whilst porpoising off the coast of SE Alaska. Sometimes called the ‘wolves of the sea’ these meat eating orca will normally live and hunt in small pods of five […]


Watching You, Watching Me

Photographed on one of many wet and rainy days here on the BC coast in the Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary this season, a male grizzly bear around 10 or 12 years old stands for a better […]


Friday Flashback – Coastal Black Bear

Today’s Friday Flashback is from 30th July 2012 and features a black bear photographed foraging here on the BC Coast. Coastal Black Bear “A black bear (Ursus americanus) of the BC coast looks up from […]


Red-legged Thrush

Here’s the view from my hotel room window on my trip to the Caribbean earlier this year (see also Underwater Humpback). This is a Red-legged Thrush (Turdus plumbeus) sitting on it’s nest high in a […]


Friday Flashback – Watching For Salmon

Today’s Friday Flashback is from 22nd October 2012 and features a spirit bear searching his local river for salmon – again this post reminds us of just how hot the summer of 2012 was here […]


Enjoying The Start Of The Day

A sub-adult grizzly bear looks up and appears to smile – clearly enjoying the start of another brand new day in the Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary here on the BC coast. As for females with […]


Friday Flashback – Twin Flukes

Today’s Friday Flashback is from July 2nd 2012 and features a humpback whale mum and her calf diving in sequence. I featured this shot on a card last year and a gentleman bought it in […]


Seal For Breakfast

Recently I came across a coastal wolf that had found a seal carcass washed ashore, (it was thought the seal may have been hit by the prop of a passing crab boat). Whilst photographing the […]


Friday Flashback – Waterfall

Thanks for the feedback on the Friday Flashbacks – I’m glad people are still enjoying them the second time around. Today’s Friday Flashback is from July 16th 2012 and apparently it was very hot that […]


Single Once Again

Carrying on from Friday’s Portrait of a Young Grizzly Bear – Here’s his mum as she walks down a log to look across the water, maybe trying to search out a new mate. A week […]


Portrait – Young Grizzly Bear

I’m back in the Khutzeymateen for a few more weeks now and for those who remember the print ‘Who’s Coming Mum?’ from a couple of years back, this is a portrait of that scared tiny […]


White Faced Black Bear

I’m just home from my first foray in to the Khutzeymateen for this year. It was an exceptional few weeks with many sightings and several ‘old favourites’ back – but this picture is a ‘first’ […]