Tag Archives: bird photography

Aerobic Birding

This week’s photo, taken June 2, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a VIOLET-GREEN SWALLOW. If you’ve ever stood on a bluff attempting to photograph a fast-moving swallow, while the tiny jet-shaped bird zips by, swooping and … Continue reading

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A Light Dusting

This week’s photo, taken May 24, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features an ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER. Look closely and you may detect a light dusting of orange on top of its head. Bird cards, phone cases and prints: … Continue reading

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Pretty in Pink

This week’s photo, taken March 25, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a BUSHTIT surrounded by vibrant colors of Spring. Bird cards, phone cases and prints: http://joe-sweeney.fineartamerica.com

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Rear Window

This week’s photo, taken February 3, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features the backsides of 2 GOLDEN-CROWNED SPARROWS. We are so conditioned as photographers to aim our cameras at the front of birds and other living things, … Continue reading

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Forbidden Fruit

This week’s photo, taken February 13, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a TOWNSEND’S SOLITAIRE, an uncommon visitor to the west side of Washington state, and a rare species here during the winter months. I suspect that … Continue reading

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Another Headshot

This week’s photo, taken December 28, 2016 at Green Cay Wetlands in Boynton Beach, Florida, features a headshot of a TRI-COLORED HERON, a common medium-sized heron of the Southeastern United States. Bird cards and prints: http://joe-sweeney.fineartamerica.com

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Wanderless

This week’s photo, taken October 30, 2016 at Rancho La Puerta Fitness Resort & Spa in Tecate, Mexico, features a WRENTIT, a shy bird that spends more time hiding in brush than venturing out in the open. For that reason, … Continue reading

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