Blog: Words and images

Photographing zoos


This may sound odd, especially with all the wildlife photos I’ve captured through the years, but it’s more difficult for me to get quality photos at a zoo, the subject of my featured gallery for October, than it is in the wild.

It seems like it should be the other way around. After all, I know exactly where the animals are at a zoo. There are maps and signs showing where to find animals. Can't miss 'em. Just walk up to the pen and start shooting. …