I’ve always loved animals and felt a special affinity with them. I believe that humans and animals have far more similarities than differences. In my animal photography, I especially look for moments that reveal an animal’s personality, inner life, or relation to its environment.
Lucy was an adorable, peppy dachshund I photographed for a pet portrait client. I loved her inquisitiveness.
A man’s hand holds a large apple snail shell, found near a pond in Kissimmee, Florida.
Lounging on his owners’ bed, a cat named Stitch gives an inquisitive look.
A ladybug rests on a leaf.
A black and tan goat cozies up to the fence in its pen.
A dragonfly perches upside-down on a dried-out, thorny stem, with blue skies and puffy clouds in the background.
Close-up of a Green Treefrog relaxing. Common throughout the Southeastern U.S., the Green Treefrog is the State Amphibian for both Georgia and Louisiana.
A Carolina Wren briefly pauses on a camellia branch.
Mellow as usual, a cat named Spencer enjoys a lazy afternoon in the shade.
A California sea lion enjoys lounging on a rock on a sunny afternoon.
A young gray rat snake sits coiled next to a grassy plant.
Several baby American Alligators rest on a rock in an aquarium.
A pair of pigs forage among wild plants on a small family farm.
A chicken pauses in the grass near a gate on a small family farm.
A Holstein calf takes a break from grazing on a small family farm.