Posts Tagged ‘bird’

Photo Friday: Turkey vultures are back

June 8, 2018

Circling overhead I noticed two turkey vultures looking for an unobservant lunch.

Turkey vulture_

First Look Photo: Last of the Winter Birds

May 30, 2018

As Spring speeds towards Summer, the Winter birds have gone away, except this eider.  He will soon join the migration away from here.

Last winter bird

Photo Friday: Shared Fishing Spot

May 11, 2018

It’s not only wonderful to see the return of the egrets, this time of the year, but even better when you see both snowy, and great egrets hunting together.

The Egrets

Photo Friday: The Signs of Spring

April 27, 2018

There are many signs of the advance of Spring, including the beautiful sound of cardinals calling a mate.

Cardinal 99

Photo Friday: Return of the Robins

April 6, 2018

Robins have always been a sign of Spring, so when I saw this one I was pretty happy.

On the fence

First Look Photo: Approachable Song Birds

April 4, 2018

Of all the song birds in Maine, the most approachable is the cat bird; a type of mockingbird.

Cat Bird

Photo Friday: Who’s the More Curious?

March 30, 2018

This goose was more curious about me, than I was about it.

Goose Stare

First Look Photo: They’re back

February 21, 2018

Every year, red breasted mergansers swim their way through this part of Maine, while on the winter part of migration.

Red Breasted Merganser 1

Photo Friday: Pale Blue

February 16, 2018

The northern blue jay is almost identical to its southern relatives, only in a much paler blue.

Northern Blue Jay

First Look Photo: Female Cardinal

February 14, 2018

I have to admit, I love documentary style photography.  It’s the best way to see the beauty of reality.

Female Cardinal