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Cedar Waxwings in the Backyard

  Yesterday, I went out in the backyard to get some wood for the wood stove and saw quite a few birds in a large maple tree on the edge of my property.  I realized they were feeding on some buds on the tree.  We had a couple of days of really warm weather here […]

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Two Photos of White-Breasted Nuthatch

Here are a few photos of a White-Breasted Nuthatch that was nesting in my yard last year.  These are fun little birds as they run head first down the trunks of trees.  This little guy was kind enough to pose on a branch for me. Technorati Tags: Birds, Nature Photography, Photo, White-Breasted Nuthatch

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Swans and Gulls at Indian Wells State Park

Over the weekend, the weather was questionable, so I decided to stay close to home and do a little photography.  I drove over to Indian Wells State Park, located in Shelton, Connecticut and took a few shots before the rain moved in.  There were 7 or 8 swans there, as well as several gulls and […]

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Invasion of the Robins

  This last weekend, there were tons of Robins flying around in the backyard, primarily eating the berries off the bushes that border my property.  I’ve never seen so many together at one time. Here are a couple of  photos of them taken with my Canon 7Dand Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L lens.   Technorati Tags: […]

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Birds at the Milford Point Audubon Center

  A few weeks ago, I visited the Audubon Center in Milford, Connecticut and took a walk out along the sandbar.  I had my Canon 7Dand Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L lens.  There were quite a few birds both out in Long Island Sound and in the woods around the Nature Center.  Below are a few of the […]

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Northern Cardinal in Winter

Northern Cardinal in Winter

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

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Birds at My BirdfeederAnother photo of one of my backyard Northern Cardinals.  This one was taken with my Canon 7D and 400 mm lens at f/5.6.  The 7D and 400 mm lens combination is quickly becoming my favorite photo setup for bird photography.  The 300mm […]

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Hawk in the Backyard

Backyard Hawk

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Hawks

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series HawksToday was a relatively nice, warm day here in Connecticut, so I spend some time out on the deck relaxing.  I decided to take my Canon 7D with the 400 mm lens, just in case I saw any birds in the trees of the backyard. […]

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Green Winged Teal in marsh

Green Winged Teal at The Coastal Center at Milford Point

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series The Coastal Center at Milford Point

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series The Coastal Center at Milford PointA few weeks ago when I visited The Coastal Center at Milford Point, I saw this little guy walking across the mudflats in the marsh at low tide.  He was walking towards his other Green Winged Teal buddies that were […]

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