Wildlife and Nature photography

Tips to help photographers and hikers find places to photograph and see beautiful wildlife and nature.

photo gallery

I love traveling around to various city and state parks, wildlife refuges, and nature centers to capture landscape, wildlife and nature photography. Along with the photos in the gallery section of my web site, you can see photos on my Instagram, Facebook, and in video slideshows on my Photography by Stretch Youtube channel. Click the image below to visit my Photo Gallery page.

Close up of female White-tailed Deer in trees

Where to Shoot

As I visit various locations around the DFW Metroplex, North Texas, and beyond, I’ll be creating videos and adding info to my web site to help you decide where to go. I’ll include maps to help you get there, along with information about parking, facilities, trails, trail conditions, potential wildlife sitings, and more to help you plan your next trip. Click the image below to go to the Park Information page.

Waterfall flowing into pool filled with rocks and boulders

tips and tricks

Are you a new photographer wanting to learn more about photography, or an experienced photographer looking to add to your skills? I am always striving to learn and improve my skills and understanding of photography. I will be sharing tips and tricks to help you improve your photography and photo editing skills. The tips will be in the Hiking Info section, and also in videos on my Youtube channel. Click the image below to visit my Youtube channel.

Silhouetted profile of Mallard Duck in mist covered lake

Bald Eagle looking over its shoulder from its treetop perch

Photography on a pond shrouded in fog at sunrise

Blue Heron on parking lot barrier with marina in background

Closeup of Red-tailed Hawk on fence and looking to the side

Silhouette of Mallard Duck in mist covered lake at sunrise

Great White Egret flying overhead as sunrise casts a warm glow on its feathers

Helpful Videos

Are you wondering where to go for wildlife and and nature photography, but want to learn more what to expect when you get there?

Subscribe to my Photography by Stretch YouTube channel by clicking on the image below to go there now. You’ll find videos about parks we’ve visited, videos with slideshows of photos from visits, and videos with tips and tricks to help improve your photo skills.

Waterfall flowing into pool filled with rocks and boulders

Photo prints

Are you looking for beautiful photographic prints to decorate your home or office? Maybe you would like to give one to a friend, co-worker, or family member as a gift.

Click on the image below to visit my shop on Darkroom where you can buy prints in a variety of sizes and formats. There are glossy, metallic, and even canvas options that will look wonderful anywhere.


Great Blue Heron standing on one leg on submerged dead tree