Wildlife

Red Fox Canvas Print Limited Time Sale

Check out my limited time canvas print offer:
https://fineartamerica.com/weeklypromotion.html?promotionid=246699

Red Fox

Red Fox

Catching Some Rays

Two turtles sunning themselves on a rock near Kemptville, Ontario.

Catching Some Rays

Catching Some Rays

Loon Fishing

A common loon swimming and fishing on the river.

Common Loon

Common Loon

More Species of Ducks

More species of ducks arriving on the river.

Bufflehead Ducks

Bufflehead Ducks

Common Merganser Ducks

Common Merganser Ducks

Ring-necked Duck

This is the first I have seen this type of duck in the river. I believe this is a ring-necked duck.

JohnCraig_2019_00035.jpg

Fawns

Two young whitetail fawns eating grass in the shad to a pine tree.

Fawns

Fawns

Buck Deer in a Snow Storm

This is my favorite photo of a buck deer standing in a snow storm.

JohnCraig_2016_00458.jpg

Buck Deer in the Woods

Here is a buck deer finding some food in the woods.

Buck Deer in the Woods

Buck Deer in the Woods

Hey Who is Behind Me?

White-tailed buck deer turns his head to see who is behind him.

Hey Who is Behind Me?

Hey Who is Behind Me?

Wolf Pups Playing

Here is a photo of two timber wolf pups playing in the woods.

Wolf Pups Playing

Wolf Pups Playing

Cormorant Take-Off

Here is a cormorant paddling hard on his take-off.

600mm 1/1600 f8 ISO800

Cormorant Take-Off

Cormorant Take-Off

Coyote Stare

I finally got a photograph of the elusive coyote standing in a field of grass.  This photograph was taken with my Canon 7D Mark II camera and a Sigma 150-600 mm lens set at 600 mm.  The shutter speed was set at 1/320 second, the aperture was set at f6.3 and the ISO was set to 500. 

Coyote Share

Coyote Share

Mother Raccoon and Baby

Early in the morning a mother raccoon and her baby scurry quickly across the road after having their morning drink from the lake.  This photograph was take with my Canon 7D Mark II camera and a Sigma 150-600 mm lens set at 600 mm.  The shutter speed was set to 1/500 second, the aperture was set to f6.3 and the ISO was set to 400.

Please feel free to share!

More wildlife photos can be seen at www.jhcphoto.ca 

Mother Raccoon and Baby

Mother Raccoon and Baby

Bull Moose in Motion!

Here is a bull moose in motion along highway 60 in Algonquin Park.  The spring snow melt brings out the moose to drink the salty water along the road.  This photograph was taken with my Canon 7D Mark II camera and a Sigma 150-600 mm lens set at 191 mm.  The shutter speed was set at 1/800 second, the aperture was set to f5.6 and the ISO was set to 500.

Spring Moose Walk

Spring Moose Walk

Spring Moose

I just got back from a weekend at Algonquin Park, I have lots of photos to share. Here is the first moose of many peeking out from the trees.  This photo was taken with my Canon 7D Mark II camera and a Sigma 150-600 mm lens set at 150 mm.  The shutter speed was set to 1/800 second, the aperture was set at f5.0 and the ISO was set to 1000 for the low light.

Spring Moose

Spring Moose

Drake Wood Duck

It's spring and many of the ducks and other birds are returning to the Ottawa area.  Here is one of the most colourful ducks, the drake wood duck.  He makes his summer home in the lakes, streams and rivers of the area.

Drake Wood Duck

Drake Wood Duck

Robin's Have Returned

Another sign of spring, the robin's have returned.

Male Robin

Male Robin

Cardinal in a Tree

The cardinal is one of the few birds which stays through the Canadian winter.  This cardinal has wintered well as you can see by his bright red feathers and plump round body.  This photograph was taken with my Canon 7D Mark II camera and a Sigma 150-600 mm lens set at 500 mm.  The shutter speed was set to 1/400 second, the aperture was set to f6.3 and the ISO was set to 160.

Cardinal in a Tree

Cardinal in a Tree

Young Buck Deer in the Forest

Captured a young buck whitetail deer looking for food in the winter forest.  Like other wildlife, young deer spend allot of time searching in the winter woods for sometime to eat.  This photograph was taken with my Canon 7D Mark II camera and a Canon 400 mm lens.  The shutter speed was set to 1/400 second, the aperture was set to F6.3 and the ISO was to 2500.

Young Whitetail Buck Deer in the Forest

Young Whitetail Buck Deer in the Forest

Young Whitetail Buck Deer Close-up

Young Whitetail Buck Deer Close-up

Snowy Owl

Here are a couple of snowy owl shoots taken in a field off of Eagleson Road in Ottawa.  Snowy Owl's are beautiful to see early in the morning searching for food.  These photographs where take with my Canon 7D Mark II camera and a 400 mm lens.  The shutter speed was set to 1/400 second, the aperture was set to F6.3 and the ISO was set at 200.

Snowy Owl on Fence Post

Snowy Owl on Fence Post

Snowy Owl in Flight

Snowy Owl in Flight