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Posted in Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on January 23, 2016

Is it Spring Yet?

From a large bird yesterday to a small bird, taken on Jan. 20, 2016, at Ridgefield NWR.  This Song Sparrow landed on a moss-covered log in the Ash Tree forest at the refuge.  Shoot first and ask questions later, I say.  I like how the image turned out.  Thanks for your views! ... Continue Reading

Posted in Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on February 22, 2014

Bug Hunter

The Brown Creeper spends its time hiking up tree trunks and branches munching on bugs as it goes–rarely standing still.  This image was taken Feb. 21, 2014, at the Ridgefield NWR in the Ash tree forest. 5D Mark III, 1/1000, f4.5, ISO 800, 500mm. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on March 16, 2011

Upside Down

A Black-capped Chickadee stops on a nice moss covered perch to look for a morsel of food.  Taken 1/250, f6.3, ISO400, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading