Tufted Titmouse in Flight

Tufted Titmouse in Flight

This entry is part 5 of 13 in the series Birds at My Birdfeeder

This entry is part 5 of 13 in the series Birds at My Birdfeeder  Wow, those Tufted Titmouse (Baelophus bicolor) are quick little guys.  I tried many shots to get one in flight and so far this is the best of the lot.  I’m not particularly happy with it – for example, the feet are a little […]

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Dark-Eyed Junco

This entry is part 4 of 13 in the series Birds at My Birdfeeder

This entry is part 4 of 13 in the series Birds at My BirdfeederA few weeks ago, this bird was on the ground close to the bird feeder.  I’m pretty sure it’s a Dark-Eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis), but I can’t decide if it’s a male or female (I’m guessing female, but could be wrong).  He […]

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Photos of American Goldfinch

This entry is part 3 of 13 in the series Birds at My Birdfeeder

This entry is part 3 of 13 in the series Birds at My BirdfeederA couple of days ago, I looked out the window and saw at least a half dozen American Goldfinches (Carduelis tristis) at the bird feeders and the nearby shrubs.  They were enjoying both the thistle feeder and were sharing the sunflower feeder […]

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Photos of a Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)

This entry is part 2 of 13 in the series Birds at My Birdfeeder

This entry is part 2 of 13 in the series Birds at My BirdfeederI recently purchased and installed a Nature Products Model 431 birdfeeder and I’m starting to get quite a few birds visiting.  The great thing about this particular birdfeeder is it’s squirrel proofing.  I’ve had many battles with the squirrels in the past […]

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Black-Capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus)

This entry is part 1 of 13 in the series Birds at My Birdfeeder

This entry is part 1 of 13 in the series Birds at My BirdfeederIn an earlier post, I mentioned that I had purchased and installed a Nature Products 431 squirrel-proof bird feeder.  So far, it’s been working great – the birds really like it and the squirrels can’t figure out how to get to the […]

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