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Posted in Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on May 2, 2016

Ready for Launch!

A split second later, this Marsh Wren had taken flight and was gone.  He posed for a few portraits prior to this frame but I liked his ready-for-action stance here.  Ridgefield, Wa., Jan. 7, 2016. Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1250, f4, ISO 1250, 500mm, 12:07 p.m. Continue Reading

Posted in Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on May 24, 2015

Sing it Loud!

A Marsh Wren belts out a tune, May 1, 2015, at the Ridgefield NWR. Canon 7D Mark II, 1/2000, f6.3, ISO 640, 700mm, 9:50 a.m. Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on May 17, 2013

May 9, 2013 – Ridgefield NWR – 43 New ...

In my previous posting (May 1), I went out to my local refuge and shot the 1.4x II extender attached to my Canon 400mm f5.6L lens.  Today I took off the extender and used the bare 400mm f5.6L lens, which is my typical set up.  I’ll give the 1.4x III a try next time. It wa ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on June 12, 2012

Contemplation

This little Marsh Wren gave me quite a show at Ridgefield NWR on Apr. 23, 2012.  Taken with a Canon 7D, 1/400, f5.6, ISO500, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on June 8, 2012

Apr. 23, 2012 – Mon. – Ridgefield NWR (24 ...

Hi!  Returning now for a look at some shots I took on Apr. 23 at the Ridgefield NWR.  The weather was nice and sunny for most of the day. For the benefit of readers who are new to my blog, the Ridgefield refuge is in southwest Wahsington state, USA, and boasts a 4-mile auto tou ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on May 23, 2012

Apr. 9, 2012 – Mon. – Ridgefield NWR (18 n ...

Today was my first bout with mosquitoes this season and they kind of snuck up on me near the end of today’s photo shoot at Ridgefield NWR (Apr. 9).  I didn’t notice them until I was driving through the wooded area of the auto tour between 6 and 7 pm.  This was one o ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on May 22, 2012

Apr. 5, 2012 – Thur. – Ridgefield NWR (24 ...

Returning now to share another batch of wildlife shots I took at Ridgefield NWR in SW Washington state, Apr. 5, 2012.  Glad you could take a few minutes to visit The Blog! Here I’m near post #7 & 8.  Off to the left there is a Canada Goose all by his lonesome.  With ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on April 4, 2012

Feb. 15, 2012 – Wed. – Ridgefield NWR (25 ...

  Welcome to another cloudy winter day in the Pacific Northwest.  Today, Feb. 15, I’m back at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge to continue my quest for pictures of wildlife in the wild.  Glad you are able to join me! My first stop is between posts #5 & 6, ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on November 11, 2010

Compressed Wren

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