Tag Archives: birds

Above the Surface

One of the things I love most about the National Aquarium is its variety. Yes, I love the sea stars, fish, and all the other creatures that live in the ocean, but it’s just as fun to see other animals … Continue reading

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Upon a Frail Branch

This Spring has blessed us with flocks of these adorable Yellow-Rumped warblers. They sit in the trees, hop along the ground, and pose on the fence just outside our back door. In fact I’m usually able to watch them while … Continue reading

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Shiny Happy Hummingbird

Today’s photo comes from the village of Dexter, NY. Located near the Black River Bay (part of Lake Ontario), this town hosts many migratory birds including the Ruby-Throated Hummingbird. While they won’t be found that far north for another month … Continue reading

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Red Letter Day

A “Red Letter Day” is a day of significance. It is most often associated with happy, joyful days, but could also be any day on which a momentous occasion occurred, or even just one you’d like to put in the … Continue reading

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Pretty Things

I’m asked all the time, “What do you photograph?” It’s a hard question, believe it or not. I like to photograph “pretty things.” The beach. Sunrise and sunset. Flowers. Autumn foliage. Butterflies. Castles. But how do I explain to someone … Continue reading

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Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My! (Again!)

Most of you have seen my original post bearing the same title. However, this time around, there are lions and bears in addition to tigers! There are also elephants, rainbow lorikeets, and a few more animals. As you can probably … Continue reading

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Happy Winter!

As most of you know, today marks the Winter Solstice, aka the shortest day, aka the first day of winter. To celebrate the shortest day, this will be a short post! Quite simply, I want to wish you all a … Continue reading

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