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Bryan Pfeiffer is a writer, biologist and boy explorer who chases nature around the world.
The Snowy Owl Scoop
Discover a Snowy Owl this winter — and enjoy it responsibly. I'm tracking Snowy Owl movements across the continent for the 2018-2019 season.
2019 Camera Review
Now updated for 2019, here's your guide to point-and-shoot cameras for wildlife photography.
The Latest from Bryan's Blog
Adventures on life's long, green path — currently from an outpost near the Gulf Stream on the mid-Atlantic coast.
Pushing Buttons (and Dials and Menus)
Begin a new relationship with your camera by understanding how to push its buttons, turn its dials and select from its menus. If you're stuck on AUTO mode, if buttons bother you, if icons infuriate you, this is your session. After all, you won't easily get great images until you unleash the full potential of your camera. It's all there at your fingertips. Open Enrollment: No need to pre-register; just charge your battery and show up with your camera at North Branch Nature Center in Montpelier. Get more details »