Time to review the last year and see what goals I was able to accomplish from my bucket list. I traveled to seven different countries, each filled with amazing wildlife and people.
I am including only the highlights from this year in this post (for the full list just click the link above). I am also only showing one or two images of each species/location, if you want to see all the pictures from that subject just click that name and the link will take you to the appropriate gallery.
Visit and or Explore
Boreal Forests (2018)
Boreal forest covered with ice in winter, Riding Mountain National Park, Manitoba, Canada
Tropical Rainforests (Panama in April, Costa Rica in December)
White-headed Capuchin (Cebus capucinus) in tree, Pipeline Road, Gamboa, Panama
Red-eyed Tree Frog (Agalychnis callidryas) at night, Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica
Yellowstone in winter
American Bison (Bison bison) female along river in winter, Gardner River, Yellowstone National Park, Montana
1000 bird species in the wild (I am at 365)
Grey Crowned Crane (Balearica regulorum) pair in courtship display in tree at sunrise, Kafue National Park, Zambia
Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill (Tockus leucomelas), Kruger National Park, South Africa
Black-mandibled Toucan (Ramphastos swainsonii) feeding on palm fruit, Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica
Knysna Turaco (Tauraco corythaix) in fynbos, Kaapsehoop, South Africa
300 mammal species in the wild (I am at 184)
Indian Crested Porcupine (Hystrix indica) near house at night, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Northern Tamandua (Tamandua mexicana) in tree, Pipeline Road, Gamboa, Panama
Spotted Hyena (Crocuta crocuta) one month old pup in den, Kruger National Park, South Africa
Humpback Whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) calf, Vava’u, Tonga
2018 was another spectacular year, one I am incredibly grateful for. I can only hope 2019 is as good!How about you, anything particular that you photographed in 2018 that you are really happy/proud of?
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