Tag Archives: birds

Things That Fly: Birds

Photographers enjoy taking pictures of birds because they’re small, fast, and offer a challenge. They also like to hide in tree branches, making it damn near impossible to focus on them, rather than the leaves. I can’t tell you how … Continue reading

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Morning at the Lake

I haven’t been down to the lake in a while, but yesterday morning I fetched the camera and walked there. It’s a short trip, three or four minutes at most. The hurricane was causing havoc on the east coast of … Continue reading

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Egyptian Geese, Woodpecker, and More

Hot, humid weather has set in, often making it unpleasant to be outside after nine and before seven. I’ve always said living in Florida is the opposite of living in Wisconsin or Minnesota: the times when you can be comfortably … Continue reading

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Back to the Birds

I have more photos of my favorite blue jay.

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June 8: The Birdbath

This first one isn’t the greatest shot, but I love the way the blue jay’s eye is illuminated by light through the trees.

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