My world in images

Birds

You Decide!

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…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!

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All Fluffed Up

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A White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) first winter bird, keeping warm by fluffing up it’s feathers.


Red On Red

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A Japanese Maple and a House Finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) both make for a pretty Autumn image.


today a hummer

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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!


That Last Sip

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One of our Anna’s Hummingbirds (Calypte anna) takes one last tour of the Cocosmia before the light is gone.