My son and I spent an early morning with the Mallards. It was cold, but the lighting was great. There was an older gentleman nearby fishing and I asked him if we were scaring away his fish, and his response was, “The fish are not even up yet.” It made me laugh, but I realized … Continue reading Mallards.
I was going through some old images of bird images I have taken and I decided to put together some of my favorites. Some of these pictures have some pretty cool stories behind them for me. For instance the eagle pictures were taken as I was hanging out at the lake with my son when … Continue reading Bird Favorites.
For the past few weeks we have been watching a Robin come and go to her nest that is right outside our window. She finally had what looks like, three robins. She has been very busy flying back and forth bringing them food. They have the coolest Mohawks and are barely opening their eyes at … Continue reading Robin Hatchlings.
Saturday mornings are wonderful. I think we can all agree. Lately, we have been getting lots of rain and cooler temperatures. We decided to spend our morning at the lake to watch and photograph. Swallows were swarming the lake and a family of geese were making their way through different areas to feed and explore. … Continue reading Morning at the Lake.
We spent some time watching and documenting a Says Phoebe today. They look very similar to a Robin and can easily be misidentified if you see them fly by. I am always prone to getting a bird in flight rather than perched on a tree. So, I sat for awhile waiting and watching this guy … Continue reading Says Phoebe.
We made a quick stop at the lake today and spotted a few American Goldfinch fluttering about the trees. They look great against any background due to their bright yellow color. They do not sit still for long, though, although I was able to get a few images of one getting a quick drink of … Continue reading Goldfinch.
I have been posting a lot of bird photos lately. You can blame my son. Everyday he wants me to take him to the lake to see the usual suspects and hopefully something new. I love it! Each time we arrive, he asks if we will see a new bird and I gladly respond with … Continue reading Crab Apple, Robin + Merganser.