|Muriel and Gordon explore the trees and bushes at Patagonia-Sonoita Creek Preserve for the rare Rufous-backed Robin|
|Several Mule Deer hang out near Huachuca Canyon|
If I stand still, I might see you better.
If I don't move, you may stay longer.
|Vesper Sparrow at the Sonoita grasslands|
|Pronghorn in the grasslands. Yes, the vistas are like paintings. That's why I love the photography bit around these parts|
|We flush several female Chestnut-collared Longspurs from the grasses|
|The Gadwall are speechless with this raccoon passing them by. Definitely not a duck. At Sweetwater Wetlands in Tucson|
|Ruddy Duck at Peña Blanca Lake|
|I remember sitting in the front row as one of those crazy fans. I took this pic at the Phoenix Comicon back in 2011.|
I'd like to dedicate this blog post to a childhood hero of mine. Star Trek inspires me to this day and Leonard Nimoy was like an extended part of my family for most of my teenage years. Even as an adult, this guy can be seen in my classroom on a poster as the infamous Mr. Spock.
|I finally meet him in person!|