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Singing

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A Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) perched in a Japanese Maple was singing it’s heart out! A great way to start the day!


Two Mallards

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Here’s an archive shot from a couple of years back that I’ve always liked!  A pair of Mallard drakes, Anas platyrhychos.


Pretty Pintail

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A Northern Pintail (Acer acuta) looking very handsome as he swims through some greenery on the water.


Sunday Hum

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Another shot of the Hummer series. A female Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna) catches the sun as she sits on a branch of our Butterfly bush.


Bookends

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A pair of American Goldfinch males, Spinus tristis, on the Niger Feeder. The whole yard was in shadow with the sun going down except for a beam of light, highlighting these two birds! It was quite amazing!


Deep in Thought

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This high key image is off a Pine Siskin (Spinus pinus) on the branch of an Empress tree in our yard.


Happy Easter

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What better way to wish everyone a Happy Easter than these Lovey Doves in a Cherry tree!  Further from yesterdays post!

Happy Easter!