Category Archives: bird photography

Front yard and backyard

Two grumpy night herons on our dock in the rain. Taken from the bedroom window, this young blue heron would not turn around. We’ve had a lot of house sparrows hanging around our backyard lately.   Rainbow in the front … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Planet of the Ducks

Muscovy ducks have taken over my neighborhood. When I go out for an after dinner walk on Sundays I see ducks everywhere. Some of them come running up to me to see if I have food for them. Almost every … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Summer at the lake

Lots of the usual birds at Lettuce Lake Park in late July.  The first shot is a very young parula and the 2nd is a shot of the young parula being fed by the parent.  The last shot is of … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Birds at the downtown Tampa coastline

Willet, laughing gull, oystercatcher, young blue heron and cormorants can all be found along the water at Davis Islands, a small island next to downtown Tampa. Loggerhead shrikes are most prevalent there. They were in the bushes next to the … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Bright colors and a woodpecker.

I think this woodpecker was working on a nest. Flowers and bugs at the Botanical Gardens in Largo, Florida in July.

Posted in bird photography, flowers and plants | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Cute and creepy crawlers at Chesnut Park

Not many birds around in late July so I focused on the little critters.

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

More on the neighborhood yellow rubber duckies!

More pictures from my short time with a muscovy duck family in my neighborhood. I took so many pictures. I couldn’t help it, they were so cute.  It was funny to watch them trying to get back on the grass … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Saturday morning at Chesnut Park

Carolina wrens were singing all over the park. My favorite little titmouses. Chickadee checking me out. A juvenile little blue heron looking for gators! There was one close by. Fall in the summer. Someone had been feeding the squirrels right … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Up close with an osprey

After climbing 3 stories to the top of the observation tower at Lettuce Lake, I look over at the pine tree to the left of the tower and this guy was staring right at me. He’s looking at me like … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

My favorite little birds

Northern parula. Titmouse are fun. Including the juvenile one in the bottom 2 pictures. Screaming for Mom to bring food. This year I’ve seen a lot of chickadees around. They’ve been very accommodating. I thought there was going to be … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments