Author Archives: Daniel Cadieux


Top 10 of 2023!

Happy New Year everyone!  I was going to publish this list in late December, but I got an encounter on Christmas Eve that changed the order of the list.  Figures to get something so late […]

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Short-tailed Weasel vs Eastern Cottontail

On Christmas Eve 2023 I was treated to an unexpected show. I had just photographed an Eastern Towhee, rare here for this time of year, which made the morning already a successful one, when I […]

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Something Fishy About This American Robin

For most of us, spending time observing or photographing nature brings us much joy and appreciation of what is happening out there within God’s amazing creation, and especially “discovering” new behaviours…such as what you will […]

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Top 10 of 2021…And Glad To Be Back!

Back by popular demand, after skipping last year, is my top 10 list of this year.  Again, it was an exciting year for bird and wildlife photography locally.  I count myself blessed with such a […]

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Top 10 of 2019!

Alright, it’s that time when I look back at the year that was, and try to compile what were my favorite images.  So without further ado, let’d get right to it!  As usual, please click […]

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Fine Feathers From Edge to Edge to Edge…to Edge.

One thing I love to do when encountering larger tame birds is to photograph “abstract” close up details of the feathers. Waterfowl, especially ducks, are excellent subjects to experiment this with as their wings and […]

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Top 10 of 2018!

It’s that time of year again, and what a great one it was! So difficult to choose only ten images. Just to be clear here, the term “best” is quite subjective, and what it really […]

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When Shorebirds Bathe and Flap

Knowing your subjects’ behavior is an important factor in bird photography, and the “after-bath wing flap” is a perfect example.  Many birds, especially the water-loving kinds, regularly bathe in shallow water as part of feather […]

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Uncommon Golden Opportunities with Common Goldeneyes

One of the wintering waterfowl species we see locally during the winter months is the Common Goldeneye.  They like shallow fast flowing water, and a couple of spots are perfect for them to hang out […]

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