Tag Archives: bird photography

For the birds… Swans are pretty darn big!

(Still keeping with the Feathery Friday theme; this was a post I meant to publish last year but it got lost in the shuffle so here we go now!) Driving along at Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge and here we have … Continue reading

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A brief stop on the Skyline Drive and the Shenandoah National Park

After leaving Mabry Mills in Virginia we got back on the Blue Ridge Parkway and headed for the next national park on our road trip, the Skyline Drive and Shenandoah National Park. By this time I was a bit burned … Continue reading

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Feathery Friday – Female Cardinal

I wanted to share this photo with you because it was a first for me to see this on a Cardinal. Look at the color of the feathers near her skin around her neck that have been blown upwards from … Continue reading

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Feathery Friday – Odd Ducks

Is that a thing? Can I make it a thing? I can try to make it a thing but we shall see. If you don’t know what I used to photograph, it wasn’t birds… and then it was! Before 2020 … Continue reading

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The Blues

I was very much intent on posting about the next leg of our epic road trip but then…not today. Having an allergic reaction to something and I’m not feeling very postable. It will wear off but until then the next … Continue reading

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It’s National Bird Day!

And in honor of the day here are a few of my favorite birdies I was fortunate to photograph in 2022… Horned Grebe A very cooperative Carolina Wren Tufted Titmouse Male Northern Cardinal with his mouth full Happy National Bird … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving

It wasn’t until I visited the Great Smoky Mountains National Park that I saw a grey turkey. Turkeys were the one animal I saw more than any other on this trip but I won’t bring up the no show bears … Continue reading

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Arepas and Dancing and Parrots – Oh My!

This past weekend was the 25th Festival Latino here in Columbus, Ohio. There were all the usual suspects such as food: Dancing, singing and things for sale (I’ve learned that I cannot do the Bachata but am fairly good at … Continue reading

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Wanting Spring To Stay Put

Lately the weather here in central Ohio has been all over the place. In the 70’s one day and then the next in the 40’s. Heavy rains with strong winds and then snow and sleet. Yesterday we had everything but … Continue reading

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To Preset or not to preset…that is the question!

I’ve been busy and I’m going to be busier! We took delivery of our new car last week (Bronco Sport) and have been busy with it, especially the learning how to work all of the bells and whistles this baby … Continue reading

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