Gray Fox Canidae Urocyon cinereoargenteus Back Yard Wildlife Upstate South Carolina

Gray Fox – Back Yard Wildlife Series

A Gray Fox Urocyon cinereoargenteus stands at the edge of our fishpond. When alerted to the presence of people, the Canidae froze and did not move until his audience left.


camera: Nikon D3 | lens: AF Nikkor VR 400mm f/2.8G IF-ED
focal length: 400mm – VR Handheld
exposure: f/5 – 1/1250th second – ISO 1000

Ranidae Rana clamitans melanota Green Frog Back Yard Wildlife Upstate South Carolina

Rana clamitans melanota – Back Yard Wildlife Series

A Green Frog Rana clamitans melanota sits in the shade on a stone.

The Back Yard Wildlife Series is a collection of images produced while standing on my deck or in the wooded area that serves as a back yard.


camera: Nikon D3 | lens: AF Nikkor VR 400mm f/2.8G IF-ED
focal length: 400mm – VR Handheld
exposure: f/5 – 1/0000th second – ISO 1000