Ravens, not roosters, in West Yellowstone, Montana at 7am.
My best raven shot to date: West Yellowstone, Montana
It looks like Bodega Bay, circa 1963..
A raven, eating and keeping an eye on me.
West Yellowstone, Montana
West Yellowstone reflecting pool (filled with a hose this morning, and a downpour the next night).
Ornate water tank in West Yellowstone, Montana.
A fast moving swallow, buzzing my ankles.
Swallow, banking for another pass.
Uinta ground squirrel along a path near the Madison River in YNP.
If you stand perfectly still the photographer won't see you.
Uinta ground squirrel, frozen to avoid detection along the Madison River, YNP.
It poured all Friday night.
Remnant of the fire of 1988 that trashed 1/3 of YNP.
Root remains from 1988 fire
North bank, Madison River, YNP and beyond at around 7am.
How do charred trees hold up for 24 years like this?
Remnants of the 1988 fire, and new growth about 1/10th as tall after 24 years.
This one has a little more material holding it up, but still..
Bald Eagle along Madison River
The Bald Eagle that hangs out along the Madison just a bit west of West Yellowstone, MO.
Wyatt, looking disturbed.
Wyatt, disrupting Ethan's shot
(ethan's 40D+70-200/4 image)