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Posted in Bird Gallery, Thrushes, Blackbirds, Waxwings and midsized on November 16, 2011

Vermilion Flycatcher (female)

This bird is a vagrant in Washington state.  A vagrant refers to a bird that has wandered far away from its normal range of travel.  Vermilion Flycatchers are normally seen in the lower southwestern U.S., by the Mexican border.  They also spread southward into Central and Sout ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Thrushes, Blackbirds, Waxwings and midsized on June 5, 2011

Olive-sided Flycatcher in the Rain

This bird was a ‘lifer’ for me when I spotted it at Mt. Tabor Park in Portland, OR, on May 26, 2011. I used my Canon 7D, 1/400, f5.6, ISO800, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens, with flash fill. Also, see the VIDEOS section for a video of this bird. Continue Reading