Browsing Tag

birds

  • Photography, Travel

    Siesta Key Seabirds

    Back in March, Jeremy and I spent part of our trip to Florida visiting Siesta Key. He had some sweet memories from his childhood – visiting the beach and getting ice cream…

  • Photography

    The Turkey’s Feathers

    A lot has happened between Boston and today. One important thing that happened is that I found myself on one side of my camera with a turkey on the other side.…

  • Photography

    Brown Headed Nuthatches

    The local population of brown-headed nuthatches has tripled since we started feeding them.  I have determined this because there used to be two and now there are six. Super scientific. Anywhoo, they…

  • Photography

    Spring Birds in Roswell

    Jeremy and I stopped by our friends’ Val & Sam’s home in Roswell this morning. One of my favorite things about their home is the forest in their backyard and the well…

  • Photography

    Red Shouldered Hawk

    The weather this weekend in Georgia was spectacular. We enjoyed a good hike up Sawnee mountain yesterday and today, with the temperature hitting 70, we spent a pleasant couple of hours at…

  • Photography

    New Things

    It’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted here, but a few new things have happened.…

  • Photography, Travel

    Short-billed Dowitcher

    There was a lot of magic experienced on the beach today but this small moment in the reflected sunset was one of the best.  The dowitchers would run in everytime a wave…

  • Photography, Travel

    Ocala

    It’s vacation time! On our way down to Sanibel Island, we stopped in Ocala. We wanted to go to Silver Springs State Park to get on a glass bottomed boat but because…

  • Photography

    Fat Babies

    The cardinals that visit have finished raising their babies. That doesn’t stop the babies from begging. :)…

  • Life

    Neighborhood Nestwatch

    Our good friends Sam and Val had someone from the Neighborhood Nestwatch program come down to do some bird documentation! They were kind enough to let us come watch and hold a…

  • Photography

    More Visitors!

    Jeremy and I, on the advice of a friend, put out sunflower seed. We’ve seen a huge increase in the types of birds that are stopping by!…

  • Photography

    Missed

    Shots like this just kill me. The bird is in position, just waiting for you to take your awesome shot and then BAM as soon as your finger makes it to the…

  • Sandpipers
    Photography

    Throwback #005

    I was visiting Jacksonville, Florida in 2008 when I managed to get up for sunrise and grab a photo of the sandpipers on the beach. I’ll probably always love the challenges of…

  • Photography

    Migration

    Our friends Sam and Val had told us about a migration that happens every winter up in Tennessee last year, and this year Jeremy and I decided to join them. We set…