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Chris Hansen
Wildlife and Nature Photographer
Wildlife and Nature Photographer
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Little More Rain
Just before I shut my eyes last night I looked outside and marveled at the bright clear stars shining back at me through our bedroom window. I was excited at the prospect of a sunny day this morning. I awoke instead to the the sound of rainwater dripping t...

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Portrait of a Squirrel
While photographing the Steller's Jays I had some really great opportunities after the Jays left to photograph the Western Gray Squirrels and get some nice close up portraits. I created about thirty images but this one was my favorite. Up close squirrels h...

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Whittling Down the Images
I spent two sessions photographing the Steller's Jays in my backyard over the past few days using a mossy and lichen covered log for a perch. This resulted in hundreds of images to edit. After the first pre edits I narrowed that down to around a 120 images....

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Nice Morning
We awoke to a subtle pastel pink sunrise this morning. The valley was full of its usual blanket of fog that resembles a lake. I crawled out of bed and went out into the backyard and set up two feeders on the ground for the squirrels to use. Then I rearrange...

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Spring Has Sprung
This morning I had an appointment in Ukiah. On the return trip I decided to swing through the Little Lake Valley and check out the wildflowers. This year looks to be a tough one as the grasses are up and are really tall. This makes it much harder to spot ...

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Marvelous Munchies
With the advent of spring we are getting some warmer days tossed in with some pretty chilly ones. On the warmer evenings the moths are starting to show up at our porch light. Moths are an extremely significant food source in spring for bats, owls and many,...

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He is Risen. He is Risen Indeed!
Today is the most important celebration for all of the world. For three days over two centuries ago Christ was crucified on the cross for the sins of all mankind. But death had no hold on Him! He suffered and conquered the fires of hell and on the third da...

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Simple Image for a Spinning Mind
Even before getting out of bed this morning my mind was already spinning with ideas on how to make the final push to clean up our cluttered office space. As many of you know when we put in new flooring in our house the office became the storage space for mo...

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Found Photo Who are these people???? Please share!!!
Cleaning our office has been an on again and off again project. Today we really dug in and got quite a few boxes sorted and cleared out. We made good progress. In sorting a box of photographs Lenore came across this thank you card for a wedding. Found phot...

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Mystical Mountain Morning
Sunday morning the fog rolled in over the ridge top where we live creating some soft beautiful light. I quickly grabbed my camera and ran out to the end of our driveway and made a few images of the forest before we dashed off to church. This image was my f...
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