Nature Through My Lens

Red Wing


One day last week we were visited by the juvenile Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus.) It stuck around for a few hours and then went on it’s way. First time to see one in our yard.

8 responses

  1. rhiebert

    He is giving you a suspicious look. LOL I find that birds have so many different looks.Good photo. Keep on shooting and posting.

    2017/05/08 at 2:30 am

    • Ruth, thanks so much! I intent to keep it up, for sure! Just waiting for delivery of a new camera! Similar to your new one, I think! Looking forward to getting it! Hope it can meet my standards!

      2017/05/08 at 5:08 am

      • rhiebert

        Exciting! Hope the new camera is all you want it to be.

        2017/05/09 at 2:38 am

      • Ruth, thank you! I’m hoping so too! I get it tomorrow! Can’t wait to try it out!

        2017/05/09 at 3:03 am

  2. Red winged blackbirds have fascinated me ever since my grandson marched me through a marsh to find a nest suspended in the bullrushes.. Love your photo..

    2017/05/08 at 2:51 am

    • Maggie, thank you! They are one of my favourites!

      2017/05/08 at 5:06 am

  3. Beautiful and colourful.

    2017/05/08 at 8:09 pm

    • Bob, thank you!

      2017/05/08 at 8:20 pm

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