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Wary

The Purple Finches (left and right) are vary wary, always looking out, fleeing at the first hint of possible danger.

Sunlight

Spring sun —                             light come to life                            in every limb

Nature

Perched

Perched on a feeder, an American Goldfinch works on a sunflower seed.

Birds

Web

An American Goldfinch perches amidst an intricate web of limbs and twigs.

Birds

Visitors

Project FeederWatch, a citizen sciemce program bewgan last weekend. This will be my tenth season of contributing observations.

These American Goldfinches were among my visitors.

Birds

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

Photography