Quote Originally Posted by anyte
One of my biggest hurdles is being agoraphobic. It's one thing to go out into the relatively empty refuge and spend the day shooting - the largest of which is only a 10 minute drive down a relatively unused road. The closest nature unit is a two minute walk down the road. Getting out into heavy traffic, driving 40 minutes and further away from home, being where there are likely to be greater numbers of people - that's where I run into trouble.
We're just about the opposite in that respect -- I'm much more at ease planting myself in at 8th and Nicollet Mall at noon than I would ever be out in the refuges.

Although, I would love to get some shots of the egrets and herons next year. Have you found a good place to shoot the big waterfowl?