Hidden In Plain Sight
When I first looked at this on my monitor I barely noticed the subject. I guess that's the beauty of nature's camouflage.
My granddaughter certainly was interested in the polar bear and he seemed interested in her. Was he thinking "new friend" or "light lunch"?
Showing Off at the Shedd
The dolphins weren't cooperating with their trainers at the show we saw on Friday, but this worked for me.
While there are many hawk pictures on the site already, this one at the Botanic Garden looked intimidating to me and I'm certainly not small enough to be worried.
A Little More Blue
Time spent trying to capture snow scenes at the Botanic Garden resulted in my usual snow scene results - nothing worth printing. But, flowers still make nice pictures even if they are taken indoors.
The Children's Zoo at Brookfield provides an excellant opportunity for close ups.
A natural place to go for fall color in Chicago is the Arboretum
I've found these very difficult to capture. Finally got one that I'm not embarrased to show.
The Mexican Gray Wolves are looking good at Brookfield
Taken at the Schedd