June 5, 2011

Rainforest Pyramid

Photos taken by Rob Vanya at the Rainforest Pyramid on June 3, 2011; Moody Gardens; Galveston, Texas.


February 5, 2011


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Some photos I’ve taken of creatures with wings. Man has always been fascinated by wings and everything related to flight. God created so many amazing winged creatures.

September 9, 2010

Tropical Paradise

Photos I took at the Cockrell Butterfly Center on Labor Day, 2010. The butterfly center exactly duplicates a tropical rainforest and is always vibrant with colorful butterflies and tropical flowers.

June 19, 2010

Animals & Insects

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Photos of some of the animals and insects I have taken in the past couple of years. “All creatures great and small; the Lord God made them all.”

August 29, 2009

Color & Light

My reasons for being attracted to nature photography can be summed up in two words — color and light, as indicated by this collection of photos I’ve taken over the past two years.

February 25, 2009

Take a Hike

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Here’s a tapestry of nature and landscape photography I’ve taken during recent years. Turn up the volume and enjoy a virtual nature hike. You never know what waits along the next trail.

February 21, 2009

Natural Beauty

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If you are stressed out, then perhaps these colorful floral and nature photos, along with the soothing background music, will help you unwind. All pix by Rob Vanya (Nikon D70, D80, and D700 camera bodies; lenses: Nikon 18-200mm DX VR; Sigma 24-60mm f/2.8; Phoenix 100mm f/3.5 Macro; and Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8). Background music — “Romance Dance” by Govi. Here’s a link to a gallery that includes more floral photos not included in this slideshow —

Mercer Blooms