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03 Jul 2013
Gelada Baboon in the Semien Mountains, Ethiopia

Gelada Baboon of Ethiopia Published in Audubon Magazine

Gelada Baboon, northern Ethiopia This shot of a gelada baboon was published in July’s Audubon Magazine as part of a story on the geladas’ vocalizations and its resemblance to human speech. Years ago while I was guiding in northern Ethiopia, I had the chance to go into the Semien Mountains in the Ethiopian Highlands. Also known as the Roof of Africa, per sq. km. it’s the highest chunk of land on the continent. I took this shot at about 3000 meters […]

21 Jun 2013
Beachcombing on Nootka Island

Nootka Island — Simply Spectacular

Nootka Island, BC’s West Coast Paradise Nootka is one of the spectacular gems of British Columbia’s wild west coast. Recently, Mike Blake of Sea Peak Adventures and I did some hiking along the coast. The boat journey to Nootka began with a 45-minute run out of Gold River. We arrived in Plumper Harbour on Nootka, where we took some gnarly logging roads across the island to our accommodations at Nootka Island Cabins. The cabins are located at Beano Creek, which is named […]

17 Jul 2010