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Smiling Nighthawk

This Common Nighthawk appeared to be smiling at me as he did a fly-by.  However, it’s an illusion as what appears to be his nose is really his mouth. 21 more words

Birds

September 12th, 2014 - Avian Friday: Alder Flycatcher

Here is a bird that’s not uncommon in the Pacific Northwest, but one I haven’t seen very often. During a hummingbird outing earlier in the summer I caught a glimpse of this little one who would only stand still long enough for q very quick capture. 87 more words

Nature Photography

Tri-Colored Focus

There was a “gaggle” of Tri-Colored Herons on this trip to Brazoria NWR in SE Texas.  My definition of a gaggle is >20, which is a record for me.  72 more words

Birds

Lift-Off

One of my first decent bird photos was a Tri-Colored Heron back in 2005 at Armond Bayou.  Times have really changed in the past 9 years but I still enjoy taking photos of these birds.  34 more words

Birds

August 29th, 2014 - Avian Friday: Sir Woody

Summer is coming to a close and its been far too long since I’ve been out to take any new bird images. Here is a shot from this spring during a morning close encounter with a pair of Wood Ducks. 123 more words

Nature Photography

BIF Practice with 1DX

Finally getting back in the saddle, so to speak, with wildlife photography after taking a few weekends off to help my daughter move into her new apartment.  273 more words

Birds