Tag Archives: blue-gray gnatcatcher

My favorite little birds.

My favorite little titmouse coming to check me out. My next favorite blue-gray gnatcatchers. They would be my favorite but they are so annoying the way they don’t sit still for a second. Other usual birds at the park: white … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Common and uncommon birds at Chesnut Park

Above are some of the common birds you see in the winter here. An Eastern phoebe, a catbird, a black and white warbler and a blue-gray gnatcatcher. Another common year round bird, the pileated woodpecker. Most of the time I … Continue reading

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

A blue-gray day

The blue-gray gnatcatchers have invaded us for the winter. They are everywhere. They are easy to hear and spot. They have a very distinct high pitch and are constantly on the move so you can see them bouncing from branch … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Going home with “warbler neck”

Summer tanagers were posing for the crowd. Black and white warbler with a bug. Redstart hiding in the shadows. Blue gray gnatcatchers eating bugs. A rare yellow billed cuckoo was the star of the day. I had seen one once … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

On the trail at Circle B Bar Reserve

I always say I’m not going to take any more pictures of blue-gray gnatcatchers. But they are so cute and this one posed for just a second. Snowy egret standing next to the moss. He was screaming “Doesn’t this look … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

A new park for me

I found a sleepy yellow crowned night heron snoozing in a tree along the boardwalk. He was sleeping right next to an empty nest. Hopefully, he’s planning to use it soon. He was looking pretty grumpy. Yes, another blue-gray gnatcatcher. … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

I’m blue for you

The trees and bushes at just about any park I visit right now are full of blue-gray gnatcatchers. They migrate down for the winter and don’t stay put for a second. They flit in and out of bushes so quickly. … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , | 8 Comments

Little to big

The tiniest bird I saw that day. A blue-gray gnatcatcher looking up. Not too much bigger is the eastern phoebe. You can usually find them hanging out at the intersection of Marsh Rabbit Run and Heron Hideout. A little bit … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Back at Circle B Bar Reserve after 5 months away.

Sad picture but I think it’s the first time I’ve seen a yellow-bellied sapsucker here. I’ve only seen them in Atlanta. Blue gray gnatcatcher looking up as usual. I’m not sure what this is. He was deep in the bushes. … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Blurry birds at Sawgrass Lake

As soon as I got out of my car I snapped this of a dove. He was sitting right in front of me. I thought this may be the only bird I see so I didn’t want to miss it. … Continue reading

Posted in bird photography | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments