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Timber Rattlesnake spotted during Fiery Gizzard hike

June 29th, 2011 · 4 Comments · snakes

One of the most memorable reptile sightings while hiking in Tennessee was this Timber Rattler sunning itself on a ledge overlooking the canyon. Fantastic! I was hiking with my dog Sky that day – fortunately she didn’t get too curious. NOTE: I must apologize for the quality of the first couple of Timber Rattlesnake photos […]

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Tweaking nature photos with GIMP

June 9th, 2011 · Comments Off on Tweaking nature photos with GIMP · photography

(NOTE: I’ll be adding more to this post shortly.) I have much to learn about the fantastic open source GIMP graphic design software. Although I’ve hardly begun using GIMP in the design of graphics for websites, I have been using GIMP almost exclusively for editing and tweaking my nature photos and other digital shots. My […]

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Gray Rat Snake: Prime specimen at Radnor Lake

June 4th, 2008 · 21 Comments · Radnor Lake, Reptiles, snakes

Events from the momentous hike on Tuesday, June 3, 2008 (NOTE: For more numerous and larger photographs of a very large gray rat snake at Radnor Lake, please see related post, Another Large Gray Rat Snake at Radnor Lake.) An excellent Gray Rat Snake photo gallery: Hiking Nature at Radnor Lake After proceeding up the […]

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