Author Archive: graemebsimpson

‘AN EYE ON WILDLIFE’ by photographer Gloria Brown

Gloria Brown’s passion since retirement has been wildlife photography. Her first exhibition is to be held at the John Hollingsworth Gallery located at the Patuxent National Wildlife Refuge Visitors Center, Maryland. Opening September 1st and ending September 3oth 2019. The…
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Exhibition “Wilderness of the Patuxent”

New Zealand nature and wildlife Photographer Graeme Simpson will exhibit his photographs at the Patuxent National Wildlife Refuge Visitors Center, the Hollingsworth Art Gallery, November 3rd to 30th, 2018. All framed photos will be donated to the Friends of the…
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George Washington Cemetery. A Nature Garden Habitat!

The George Washington Cemetery attracts nature’s beauty Modern cemeteries with gardens are an inviting environmental habitat for wildlife, such as the George Washington Cemetery, (located near the Greenbelt,College park areas of Maryland), that features expansive lawns,gardens, Oak and Holly trees, and…
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Smithsonian National Zoo Bird Center rebuild

Looking forward to the  2017 rebuild of the Bird Center at the Smithsonian National Zoo!  The Smithsonian National Zoo is located in Washington DC. Free admission creates high volumes of tourists from all States and international visitors! So if you are planning…
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Lake Artemesia, Maryland

A photography trip to Lake Artemesia where attractions include cycling, running, recreation fishing, bird watching, and walking trails that connect to Anacostia Tributary Trails of Indian Creek. Sealed pathways surround the lake edge where many signs describe the history and animals, especially…
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Parks of the of Boston Area, Massachusetts (Part 2)

Boston Common and The Public Garden Boston Common embraces a rich history, founded in 1634. In 1836 the City established a fenced boundary with gates, and now noted to be the oldest city park in the United States.Today the garden…
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Parks of the Boston area (Part 1)

My last visit to the greater Boston area included photographing two landmark parks that have such profound history. My images reflect the colorful environment of ‘The Public Gardens’, of Boston Common in Tulip season. Include monuments with over views of garden pathways…
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Woodside Urban Park, MD

WOODSIDE URBAN PARK in Silver Spring was established in 1889. This is my feature of a small city park environment that encourages all generations to enjoy everything wonderful about nature in a fun playground garden. There is a prominent plaque…
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Petroglyph National Monument

The Petroglyph National Monument is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The west side of the low volcanic plateau – West Mesa. What makes this Cultural heritage landscape so special is the spectacular volcanic-basalt area with over 24,000 carved images on…
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Visiting Assateague & Chincoteague

Assateague and Chincoteague Barrier Island The Barrier Island of Assateague State and National Seashores in the State of Maryland continues to the border of Virginia’s Chincoteague National Refuge. The Visitor Centers have graphic displays of the habitats.The National Parks Pass…
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