Snapshot, headless wild Turkey, well, not really, but looked like it for a few seconds! This female is quite comfortable around our place. I've caught her several times on top of these poles just taking in the scenery, napping and/or preening. A few more photos from same time frame to prove ... [ Read More ]
Wild Birds - photographs I've taken of our Maine wild birds. Some are in our backyard, others out and about, but all in Maine.
A beautiful Bald Eagle landed in our backyard field briefly yesterday, June 19th. What a pleasant surprise! So happy I happened to be near the window, even more so that I had time to grab my camera and snap a few photos. A crow was not happy to see the eagle and was quite vocal as it flew by the ... [ Read More ]
Red-bellied Woodpecker paid us a visit this morning. What a striking bird! I had not seen one before today and was tempted to call it a red-headed woodpecker. Looking online at audubon.org I found its true name and other interesting information. For example: "Primarily a bird of the southeast, ... [ Read More ]