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Far Pavilions

From his perch high above the waters of the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa Albert could see the snow capped peaks of the Far Pavilions.  … 31 more words

Gold on Gold

July 23, 2016

I can’t believe it’s that time of the year again, the time when stunning goldfinches move in to pluck nuggets of nourishment, one at a time, from the sunflowers of summer. 259 more words

All Months Combined

Bust Out The Color, Goldie!

American Goldfinch male enjoying the zinnias in a particularly colorful display…


Goldfinches and sunflowers

Yesterday I traveled with my photography mentor Cindy Dyer to McKee-Beshers Wildlife Management Area in nearby Poolesville, Maryland to check out the large fields of sunflowers that are planted there each year. 104 more words


Bird Politics

Sunday Scene

What causes fights and quarrels among you? Don’t they come from your desires that battle within you? 2 You desire but do not have, so you kill. 51 more words

American Goldfinch Female

The more subdued hues of the female Goldfinch, even when she is in her fill breeding plumage (as she is here). Wile the males are a much more vibrant and showy gold, I still think these females are beautiful. 17 more words