Welcome to the blog page! I love to travel and love nature and wildlife. I can take you along with me through my blogs. Here you will find my adventures, my wildlife viewings and even photography tips and tricks to help you with your own photography.

Blogs include:

  • Travel adventures
  • Travel destinations
  • Wildlife stories and pictures
  • Photography tips and tricks; techniques, how-to-guides; and recommendations
  • Photography wall art ideas and tips

You can filter by category below if you are interested only in a specific area. Otherwise feel free to browse.


November 7, 2022
Waimea Bay, Oahu Hawaii at sunrise. A lighthouse is in the background. photography tips for beginners.
Travel Photography Tips for Beginners | Debbi Marquette Photography
Taking good pictures is not always easy. Read more to see some travel photography tips for beginner photographers.
November 4, 2022
Finding Solitude in the mountains rustic fence at sunrise and Mountain Views at F.D. Roosevelt State Park in Georgia.
Finding Solitude in the Mountains | Debbi Marquette Photography
Mountains have always been a source of peace and calmness for me. Read more to see my recent trip to F.D. Roosevelt State Park and see some mountain photography.
November 4, 2022
Waimea Canyon waterfall on Kauai, Hawaii.
Waimea Canyon in Hawaii | Debbi Marquette Photography
Waimea Canyon in Hawaii is nicknamed the "Grand Canyon of the Pacific." Like the Grand Canyon, it was formed by erosion from a river, the Waimea River. But the colors are very different. Waimea Canyon has a kaleidoscope of red, brown and green. You see waterfalls and frequent rainbows. Located on the island of Kauai, Waimea Canyon drive and Waimea Canyon lookouts provide stunning views of the canyon.
November 1, 2022
Decorating with black and white pictures
Decorating with Black and White Pictures | Debbi Marquette Photography
Do you want a timeless and classic look for your home decor?   B&W wall art photography is a color combination that is both classic and modern.   Black and white pictures on your wall will  work in any space and never go out of style.  Decorating with black and white photography pictures has outlasted trends, changing fads, and remains a constant timeless look.  Continue reading below for B&W wall decor ideas.  
October 30, 2022
Mount Saint Helens: Devastation to Rebirth, The top of Mount Saint Helens
Mount Saint Helens: Devastation to Rebirth
Mount Saint Helens is one of the greatest volcanic explosions ever recorded in North America. It is also the deadliest and most economically destructive volcanic event in United States history. Keep reading for facts and pictures of the volcano destruction.
October 30, 2022
Great blue heron sitting on nest in a rookery.
Great Blue Heron Rookery | Debbi Marquette Photography
The great blue heron, the largest North American heron, nests in colonies called rookeries. Read about the nests, behavior and mating of the Great Blue Heron
October 29, 2022
Grand Prismatic hot spring in Yellowstone National Park. Travel tips for midday sun.
Travel Photography Tips for Midday Sun | Debbi Marquette Photography
Are you about to embark on your dream vacation?   Or travel to a place you have been longing to see?  Travel photography can be tough and taking pictures midday adds to the difficulty.  Read for photography tips for taking pictures in midday sun.  
October 23, 2022
Mount Hood on a cloudy day reflected in Trillium Lake. The snow covered peaks are seen on the mountain and the reflections.
Road Trip: Mount Hood Oregon | Debbi Marquette Photography
From winding rivers to evergreen forests and from orchards to Trillium Lake to an 11,239-foot mountain peak, the natural features of this scenic route around Mt. Hood guarantee an unforgettable drive. Read more to see pictures and facts about Mount Hood.
September 27, 2022
fall canoe on lake with colored tree showing reflection in the water.
Fall in Upstate New York | Debbi Marquette Photography
Autumn shows us how beautiful it is to let things go.  And red barns appear even brighter with the new colors of the leaves.  Rivers and lakes provide reflections of color along with the calming water.  It is the perfect combination for autumn landscape photography prints. 
September 20, 2022
inside a lava tube in Hawaii, view of ocean and black lava rock seascape photography
Exploring a Lava Tube in Hawaii | Debbi Marquette Photography
Inside the lava tube Exploring a Lava Tube in Hawaii Exploring a lava tube in Hawaii is a unique experience and if you ev...