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Pretty bird

The goldfinches look gorgeous this time of year with their breeding plumage. They look like they are hand painted.


Lawrence's Goldfinch

by Dave Hanks

This goldfinch is colored differently from what you would expect from a member of the goldfinch group. Nevertheless it is attractive, and a species that we feel is important to have in our files. 341 more words


All hail

No guest picture today but a garden puzzle instead.  Mrs Tootlepedal and I thought that someone had thrown a bicycle tyre into the garden when we caught a glimpse of this but we were wrong.  609 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh 2

The challenge this week is to show pictures that seem Fresh!

Here are my choices….

Then there’s this fella… 32 more words


Standing in one spot taking pictures

It’s always fun seeing a cormorant trying to gulp down a big fish.

Wood duck reflection.

I think this is a male american goldfinch in his winter feathers. 244 more words

Bird Photography

A Few from the Archives II

This little group is from 2007, when I was using a Nikon D2X.
I hadn’t started shooting in Raw, so these all originated as jpeg. 8 more words