Gregory Gross

Nature

I use both my conventional camera lenses as well as my astronomical telescopes to get close to nature around me. Even in the most mundane places, I find countless subject matter for which, as Andreas Feininger once said, photography can serve as a means of discovery.

Western fence lizard. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 200, 1/30 sec., f/16.
Western fence lizard. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 200, 1/30 sec., f/16.
<em>Stachys byzantina</em>, a.k.a. lamb’s ear or woolly hedgenettle. Canon EOS M50 with Nikkor-S 35mm f/2.8 lens, ISO 200, 1/200 sec.
Stachys byzantina, a.k.a. lamb’s ear or woolly hedgenettle. Canon EOS M50 with Nikkor-S 35mm f/2.8 lens, ISO 200, 1/200 sec.
Agastache, a.k.a. hummingbird mint. Canon EOS M50 with Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 58mm f/2 lens, ISO 200, 1/2000 sec.
Agastache, a.k.a. hummingbird mint. Canon EOS M50 with Carl Zeiss Jena Biotar 58mm f/2 lens, ISO 200, 1/2000 sec.
Grasshopper. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 200, 1/60 sec., f/16.
Grasshopper. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 200, 1/60 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird objecting to the presence of a bee at the hummingbird feeder. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 4000, 1/1000 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird objecting to the presence of a bee at the hummingbird feeder. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 4000, 1/1000 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird during a fleeting moment of rest. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 200, 1/50 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird during a fleeting moment of rest. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 200, 1/50 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird at a feeder. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 3200, 1/1000 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird at a feeder. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 3200, 1/1000 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird approaching a feeder. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 5000, 1/1000 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird approaching a feeder. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 5000, 1/1000 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird approaching a feeder. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 5000, 1/1000 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird approaching a feeder. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 5000, 1/1000 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird approaching a feeder. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 5000, 1/1250 sec., f/16.
Rufous hummingbird approaching a feeder. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 5000, 1/1250 sec., f/16.
Anna’s hummingbird. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 3200, 1/1000 sec., f/16.
Anna’s hummingbird. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 3200, 1/1000 sec., f/16.
Western fence lizard. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 200, 1/40 sec., f/16.
Western fence lizard. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 200, 1/40 sec., f/16.
A pair of courting western fence lizards. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 200, 1/20 sec., f/16.
A pair of courting western fence lizards. Canon EOS M200 with 3.5-inch Questar telescope, ISO 200, 1/20 sec., f/16.

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