Spring in Portland

I know, I know, June is summer, not spring. But I can’t help but wish tulips were still in bloom! I took these photos at the start of April, and it there was this amazing two-week window of perfect blooms. …

Garter Snake (Thamnophis)

Portland Spring Flower

Succulent spp (Saxifraga callosa var suberba)

Succulent spp (Saxifraga callosa var suberba)…

Pacific Tree Frog (Pseudacris regilla)

Pacific tree frog (Pseudacris regilla)…

Chiton

“Skylar” the Common Cockchafer (Melolontha melolontha)

Skylar the beetle!…

An Exercise in Set Building

This week in my MSc in Biological Photography & Imaging I did an exercise in set building. It is the first time I have ever experimented with this. It was fun to recreate what my classmates and I imagined some …

Praying Mantis (Mantodea spp.)

Stripe Tailed Scorpion (Hoffmannius spinigerus)