Author Archives: Steve W Photography

Alt. email: swphotography@islandnet.com
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Mussel Muncher

I came across this little guy with his mother and siblings feeding down on a beach at low tide one day here on the BC coast. Seeing bears – particularly young bears – eating shellfish, […]

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Manicure Please

I came across this young grizzly bear in the Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary here on the BC coast whilst he was taking a breather while crossing a small channel in between two grassy knolls. He […]

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Common Murre

This rather plain looking black and white seabird is found throughout the Pacific Ocean from Alaska to New Zealand. They come inshore to have their young in the spring and once the chicks have fledged […]

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Jaws

Here’s a grizzly bear we used to see at a coastal fishing hole quite regularly and who became affectionately known as ‘Jaws’. As you can see from this shot, his lower gum line around his […]

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Natural Art

Legends of ghosts and ghouls lurking in and around the forests of the world are renowned and have been represented in many art forms for centuries and here we see a representation by mother nature […]

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A Floating Rock!

Who says rocks can’t float? This rock certainly had the appearance that it was ‘floating’ on the surface of the water. In reality the rock had been embedded in a large chunk of ice that […]

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Christmas Coyote

No amusing Santa Stories this year, but a nice snowy shot from Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, to finish the year off. All the best to everyone – the blog will be back in the New […]

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Young White-tailed Deer

White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus) can vary in colour and can often be difficult to identify from their bigger cousins mule deer and even black-tailed deer which are a similar size. Their colourations vary with the […]

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Wolf Watching

Here we see a coastal grey wolf watching what was going on by a coastal river system to see if he could get in and do some fishing. I’ve heard many tales from people recently […]

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Queen on the Move

Today we have an old favourite grizzly bear from the Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary here on the BC coast – the Queen of the Khutz, spotted as she was just about to cross a channel […]

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Treetop Eagle

As you may recall from the June post ‘Eagle Family Portrait’, I was fortunate enough to be able to spend that particular day watching this male bald eagle and his partner at their nest site […]

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Little Tough Guy

Remember ‘Log Shake’ from July 2018? That was the frame before this one and here we see the same young grizzly bear checking us out just before he reached the end of his log bridge […]