Tag Archives: Animals

Wild Bird Wednesday #98

On a recent trip to beautiful San Saba, we found some new birds and some familiar ones. It was an exciting trip that lasted all day. Here’s some of the birds we found. Purple Martin Blue Grosbeak Ash-Throated Flycatcher (complete … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Twist

This week’s photo challenge is all about the twist. Where can we find a twist in the world around us? For me, I see it when birds twist their heads around in a way I can only envy. Here are … Continue reading

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Wild Bird Wednesday

Even before Shey and I were formally “birding,” we were birding. Going back through some old pics from Corpus Christi, I found pics of relatively common birds for the area, but they’re still very interesting to me. Ruddy Turnstone Franklin’s … Continue reading

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Wild Bird Wednesday

Our trip to the Songbird Festival in Balcones Canyonlands Wildlife Preserve was a stellar success. Thanks to the near-supernatural talent of birder extraorinaire, Shelia Hargis, we got many views and many great pictures of beautiful birds. Here’s a small sampling. … Continue reading

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Wild Bird Wednesday

Lesser Yellow-Legs Loggerhead Shrike American Goldfinch Black Vulture (Honestly, I wasn’t baiting him…)

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Earth Day!

Today I’m celebrating Earth Day and stopping to appreciate all the treasures that Nature provides. Click on the pics for an Extra-Large-Sized view.

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Wild Bird Wednesday #92

Some of the birds I was lucky enough to capture in recent travels. Barred Owl Ladderback Woodpecker (F) White-Eyed Vireo House Finch

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Peacocks and Peacocks

The Peacocks of Mayfield Park are a lot of fun to stop and watch. Someone needs to tell this guy he’s parked in a tow-away zone These fellows were fighting for the interest… …Of this ravishing beauty here.

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Scenes from Granger Lake

Granger Lake is a wonderful place with a great array of wildlife areas and many different scenes of life to photograph. We had a lovely day there.

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Ink’s Lake Sightings

Here are some shots from a recent trip to Ink’s Lake in the Texas Hill Country. Mallard and Female Texas Spiny Lizard Eared Grebe (Winter Plumage) Mallard and Female again. Mallard Pied-Billed Grebe with American Coot on the left.

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