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Posted in Thrushes, Blackbirds, Waxwings and midsized on October 10, 2016

Oct. 10th blast from the past

The sometimes underrated American Robin taken exactly three years ago today at Salish Ponds in Gresham, Oregon. Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1250, f8, ISO 1250, 1000mm, 1:19 p.m. Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on October 12, 2013

Oct. 10, 2013 – Salish Ponds Wetland Park, F ...

It’s October 10, and my ‘home’ wildlife refuge is still closed to the public.  I couldn’t go any longer without getting out and shooting, so I asked my daughter, Kimi, if she would go shooting with me at a wildlife area that is just minutes from my home, ... Continue Reading

Posted in Thrushes, Blackbirds, Waxwings and midsized on October 10, 2013

Swainson’s Thrush

Today, Oct. 10, 2013, I was honored to go out shooting with my wonderful daughter, Kimi (KimberlyOrthPhotography.com).  We went to the Salish Pond area in Fairview, Oregon, about 3 minutes from my home.  In a way it’s kind of a mini-wildlife refuge from woods to wetlands. ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on July 15, 2012

Juvenile Bushtit with Bug

A juvenile Bushtit was given a bug by its parent at Salish Ponds in Fairview, OR, July 28, 2010.  Taken with a Canon 40D, 1/1000, f6.3, ISO 400, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Swallows, Sparrows, Warblers and smaller on May 8, 2011

Bushtit

This is the Interior version of the male Bushtit as opposed to the Pacific Slope version.  The females of this bird are the boasters of color with a bright yellow eye.  These birds are very small and very fast.  I photographed this bird in the Salish Pond area in Fairview, Ore ... Continue Reading