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Posted in Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on August 24, 2017

Barn Swallow Feeding

An August 23, 2017, shot of a juvenile Barn Swallow being fed by its parent.  This little one was one of four perched on the chain waiting their turn.  Ridgefield NWR. Canon 7D Mark II, 1/1250, f4, ISO 800, 500mm, 5:56 p.m. Continue Reading

Posted in Non-Bird Gallery on May 17, 2017

Greens are Good For You

A Columbian White-tailed buck reaches up out of the grass to grab some leaves at the Ridgefield NWR, May 11, 2017.   LARGEVIEW! Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1250, f4, ISO 1250, 500mm, 12:54 p.m. Continue Reading

Posted in Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on July 14, 2015

Barn Swallow Feeding Young

Lots of fledgling Barn Swallows being fed by their parents at the Ridgefield NWR today, July 14, 2015.  It’s just a matter of spotting one relatively close by and waiting for the parent to come along. VIEW LARGE Canon 7D Mark II, 1/1600, f4.5, ISO 500, 500mm, 7:06 a.m. Continue Reading

Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on January 21, 2013

An Eagle’s Meal

I was photographing some ducks in this small wooded area of the Ridgefield NWR, Jan. 11, 2013, when this immature Bald Eagle brought its fresh kill (an American Coot) to a branch almost directly overhead where I was parked in my truck.  The sky behind the bird was bright and the ... Continue Reading