Backyard Buddies

Our backyard buddies include Juncos, robins, starlings, Red-tailed hawk, and goldfinches. Of course, there are many more. Busy place. (For Bird Weekly challenge: backyard birds.)

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A Bird, ‘a’?

An American crow on the rocks with lots to say (featured). (For Bird Weekly Challenge: birds starting with an A)

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Birds Up Close

For Bird Weekly challenge: Macro/ close-ups. Featured image: robin.

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Short-legged Neighbours

The best part of our new home is the abundance of birds, from the young cardinal whose family nests in the bushes behind, to this unexpected visitor outside my window. To watch the birds is mesmerizing. This fierce hunter also makes an appearance daily: Naturally, there are many more species, but I’ll save those for […]

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Domesticated

The swans in nearby Stratford, are domesticated for the purpose of creating ambiance – replicating the original Stratford on Avon. Dug into my archives for this photo of a man with his two feathered pets. (For Bird Weekly challenge: domesticated birds.)

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Rare To Me

I don’t know enough about birds to know what is rare for our area, but I do know that we have a few visitors who stop by on their way elsewhere – the window to see them short. For Bird Weekly’s challenge: Rare Birds. The featured image is a pair of wood ducks. While they […]

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Orange: My Favourite Colour

No chance of camouflage when orange is your accessory colour, but oh, I love it. (For Bird Weekly challenge: yellow or orange legged birds)

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Birds of Prey

Bald Eagle having a dip (For Bird Weekly challenge: birds of prey. Featured image is a Red-Tailed hawk escaping my lens.)

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Be My Guest

(Featured image: Chickadee. For Bird Weekly challenge: at the feeder.)

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Black and White

(For the Bird Weekly photo challenge: black & white

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