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Photo Bombed by a Cicada

I’m not sure if Cedar Waxwings eat cicadas or not but this bird was not amused by having his portrait session interrupted by one of Brood X. On a positive note, the cicadas are on their last hurrah; more of … Continue reading

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Lady Cardinal of the Snow and Seeds

F8 – 560mm – ISO 50 – 1/250 Teri 📷

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What about catchlights

We’ve all heard about catchlights in human eyes being a goal when doing portraits; it makes the eyes more appealing and the person to look less like an inanimate doll (I read that somewhere just can’t recall where.)  But recently … Continue reading

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Help me caption this

We went out this past weekend to do some properly keeping our social distance and all photography.  I was quite happy about capturing this little sparrow (it is a sparrow isn’t it?) doing what birds do in spring.  This image … Continue reading

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Triangle Frame

Sometimes you go looking for the shot and sometimes it comes to you.  We went birding yesterday, as that’s DH’s thing and he was past due on having a pick of where to go photographing, so off we went to … Continue reading

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Winter is for the birds

There’s s’no gull like a snow gull 😉 Teri  📷  

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Waiting for a handout or dropped bait

The number and species of birds that visited the pier each day was amazing.  What was also amazing was how close they would get to or fly over humans… really really close especially if you were fishing from the pier … Continue reading

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Monday, Monday

Just another manic Monday.  Monday Morning. Blue Monday… it’s that kind of day already.  Actually the blues started last night when at 7pm a strange rainless brief storm came in; blowing and howling with thunder and lighting.  And then the … Continue reading

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Dam Heron

What a difference one little letter makes 😉  

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Masked

No, I don’t mean layer masks in Photoshop, I mean on the Cedar Waxwing’s face.  I’ve seen pictures of these birds before but until this day did not think I would ever see one live let alone enjoying oranges.  The … Continue reading

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