Canaveral National Seashore | Titusville | Florida Looking like a vista from an alien world, this black and white negative view enhances the tracks in the beach sand of a Ghost Crab emanating out on different trips back and forth to its burrow, the hole the crab lives in, shown white in this negative view toward the center bottom of the image.
A United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket lifts off from Space Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 8:59 p.m. on 20 February 2014 carrying Global Positioning System satellite 2F-5 into orbit for the U.S. Air Force Global Positioning System Directorate. “GPS 2F-5 is one of the next generation GPS satellites, incorporating various improvements to provide greater accuracy, increased signals, and enhanced performance for” civilian and military users, according to the United Launch Alliance mission overview. This […]
Categories: Rocket Launch • Tags: 45th Space Wing, A. Max Brewer Bridge, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Delta IV, Global Positioning System, GPS 2F-5, SLC 37, Space Launch Complex 37, Titusville, U.S. Air Force, United Launch Alliance
These images were a real challenge to take light wise during a quick trip down Wildlife Drive at Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge at sunset on Tuesday with Susan Boyd. With rapidly fading light and a fairly cold, brisk wind there was little opportunity to mull over the array of photogenic birds on hand. Instead, one took what one could get in the rapidly fading light as quickly as possible before the light was lost. I lament to this moment […]
Categories: Nature • Tags: American Alligator, Brevard County, ducks, Florida, Great Blue Heron, Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, MINWR, Northern Pintail, Roseate Spoonbill, Snowy Egret, Titusville, wildlife photography, Willet