While trekking out on the jetty in Provincetown, I kept noticing piles of broken crab, clam and mussel shells, and was initially perplexed by their presence. Once a seagull swooped down on the rocks right in front of me, though, it all became clear. After the sea gulls pluck a clam out of the sandyContinue reading “Photo of the Week”
An intimate view of a sea anemone I found in one of the many tide pools at Point of the Arches. The opportunity to view sea life such as sea anemones and starfish in a wilderness setting is one of the many reasons why the coast within Washington’s Olympic National Park is one of myContinue reading “Earth Day”
Lush vegetation springs to life on the beautiful granite summit of Cadillac Mountain as a colorful sunset lights up the sky. Having watched the sunrise from the rugged ocean shore earlier in the day, this was the perfect way to cap off an incredible day of adventuring in Maine’s Acadia National Park. Prints Available.
A great blue heron deftly stalks its prey in a pond full of water lilies. I loved how its foot that’s up in the air reflected in the water below. Adirondack Mountains, NY. Prints Available.
This large birch tree in the verdant Vermont forest didn’t let a boulder stop it from flourishing, it simply decided to grow right around it! The next time I’m faced with a seemingly insurmountable obstacle, I’ll think about this tree as motivation. Prints Available.
Low-angled sunrise light accentuates ripples in the sand as waves crash in the distance. Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts. Prints Available.
A beautiful cedar waxwing reaches for a berry. Photo taken by Amanda Priola Prints Available.
With the busy days of summer a distant memory, the only sign of life at this primitive dune shack on a snowy February day was animal prints in the snow. Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts. Prints Available.
An iceberg parked off the shore of Quirpon Island enjoys a beautiful sunset to conclude a perfect June day. Prints Available.
During stretches of sub-freezing winter weather, the shoreline of Lake Ontario transforms into a fantasyland of ice sheets and towers. As sunset approached one evening while I was exploring the shore, a large sheet of “pancake” ice among the smaller pieces caught my eye. As the large pancake bobbed in the icy water, it gotContinue reading “Photo of the Week”