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one of those mornings...

Ever have one of those mornings, in a hurry, nothing going quite right?
You dash out into the bright sunlight towards your car?
And find yourself wondering if you had brushed your teeth and combed your hair? 12 more words


...and the take-off

Thought y’all might enjoy the other end of the fledgling osprey’s flight.
After being puzzled by watching us watching her,
the youngster took off to practice her new skills.


stick the landing

The leap into the open space surrounding the nest is one step.
The next is to safely stick a landing.
This female osprey fledgling seemed as intent on watching my friends and I… 26 more words


eye-ring update and my error.....

Ah, dear Friends,

As is my wont, I asked some of my birder friends to help me identify the bird I posted yesterday as a new life list bird, a blue-headed vireo.   230 more words



I heard that a blue-headed vireo had been seen at Jordan Lake.
I didn’t even know there was such a vireo.
This morning I was photographing a mixed flock of palm, prairie and pine warblers. 30 more words


well, drat, I left out a photo...

I do believe the excessive heat here in NC may have gotten to doc…
when I posted the Accipiter photos last night I left off the 3rd shot in the series…….. 25 more words