More feathered friends

Originally posted in May 2012

I’ve done a couple of avian posts before (here for example), but I think these are my best photos yet!  Let me know if you like them!

Grey Catbird (Dumatella carolinensis)

Their “meow” is worse than their bite!

Checking for fat.

Female Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas)


Female Common Yellowthroat

Wood Thrush head (Hylocichla mustelina)

Wood Thrush and bird

Wilson’s Warbler (Wilsonia pusilla)

Does this spring plumage make me look fat?

This is my good side.

Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia)


Male Common Yellowthroat

Either a Willow or Least Flycatcher (Empidonax sp.)

What are you little bird? Not telling.

So undignified.

Red eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus)

How about this side?


14 thoughts on “More feathered friends

  1. This is lovely..just wondering how you get the birds to be so relaxed around you..what an awesome gift! Thanks for sharing 🙂

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  5. Your do have a gift with calming them it seems… I love how intricate the feathers are up close, very nice photos, their eyes are so beautiful

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