Hummingbird with Something to Say


This hummingbird sat with his mouth open for several minutes. I don't know if he was trying to say something, catching bugs, or just trying to stay cool in the 95 degree heat. Maralee


More Hummingbirds

Hummingbird in Flight

Over the last few weeks, the number of hummingbirds at my feeder has increased dramatically. Here are a few photos of one of them. Maralee

Unusual Mallard

White Mallard

I first saw this mallard a year ago and wasn't sure what it was. I doesn't have the coloring of a mallard - in fact, it doesn't have much coloring at all. It hangs around with other mallards in the area. This time it came out of the water and walked right up to me. …

Cedar Wax Wing

Cedar Waxwing

We had a beautiful first day of summer yesterday. I took a short walk by the river and happened to see this cedar waxwing fly into a nearby tree. With all the foliage on the trees now it is hard to see the birds. I did not do any color enhancement with these photos - …