Sunrise as seen through a bare tree on the mesa.
Remnants of trees line the floor of this open area.
A Peregrine Falcon as it takes off, in search of another observation spot.
An amination created in Photoshop.
The Perigrine Falcon, exercising its wings.
The Perigrin Falcon can dive at speeds of over 180 miles per hour. Fortunately, this one was not diving after me!
I believe this is an Anna's Hummingbird, pausing just long enough for me to get this shot.
One of the coyotes that hang out in the wetlands. The tongue action makes me think I must have appeared to be a good meal.
Okay, this really wasn't taken in the wetlands. This is a surfer in the very wetland of the Pacific Ocean. It was taken from the Huntington Beach pier on the way home.