…I couldn’t decide whether this is a bird shot or an Autumn shot. Lets do both: A Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) sitting in a bare Lilac branch with a Maple in Fall colours for a background. I think that works!
A White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) first winter bird, keeping warm by fluffing up it’s feathers.
A Japanese Maple and a House Finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) both make for a pretty Autumn image.
Here’s my boy today! It’s almost dusk, so he’s getting his last drink before roosting. He’s an Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna) at our feeder in the garden. He’s rather in a blur here, but the light was quite poor and I’m glad his head is so fantastic!
One of our Anna’s Hummingbirds (Calypte anna) takes one last tour of the Cocosmia before the light is gone.