Posts Tagged ‘bird’

Photo Friday: Bird in an Icy Bush

December 29, 2017

Cardinals are a year round part of Maine’s beautiful wildlife.

Cardinal on Icy Branches

First Look Photo: Out of its Range

December 27, 2017

Today’s shot is of a bird called a bufflehead.  It’s a duck like bird that is not usually seen in this part of Maine.

Black and White

First look Photo: A Really Cool Bird Feeder

December 20, 2017

Recently, we had some freezing rain, which left some beautiful icicles like on this bird feeder.

Bird Feeder

First Look Photo: A Garden for the Birds

November 8, 2017

Bird baths are a nice addition to any garden.

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First look Photo: New Lens, Last Chance

October 11, 2017

I was hoping to get a 300 mm lens before the egrets left for the season, and it looks like I got that chance.
This is a morning shot of a great egret hunting for food.

The Great Egret

Photo Friday: Taking Flight

August 25, 2017

There’s no doubt great egrets are beautiful, but with a wingspan of 1.7 meters they look even more amazing.

Taking off

First Look Photo: End of the Line

August 23, 2017

I love those photographs that show the natural world interacting with the human world. It amazes me how nature has adapted to changes humans have brought into their areas, like this bird sparrow on an end of railroad tracks.

End of the Line

Photo Friday: Modeling Bird

July 28, 2017

This catbird decided to pose for my camera.  They are good singers as well; all night long.

Posing Catbird

First Look Photo: Skeksis in Maine

July 26, 2017

I found this cardinal on my way home Saturday morning.  It was missing its head feathers, which gave it the appearance of a skeksis from the movie The Dark Crystal.

Bald Cardinal

Photo Friday: White Breasted Nuthatch

June 30, 2017

These birds are small, and members of the woodpecker family.  usually they don’t let me get so close, but this one was as curious about me, as I was about it.

White Breasted Nuthach