Wednesday, August 13, 2014

I Spy

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Black-capped Chickadee


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Rose-breasted Grosbeak (immature male)

A tinge of red is the telling sign this is a juvenile male.

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Rose-breasted Grosbeak (immature male)
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Mature Male
   


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A pair of beautiful Downy Woodpeckers.  On the left is the male and on the right is the female.

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7 comments:

lindaakacraftygardener said...

It is wonderful seeing the baby birds in the garden. Lovely photos.

lindaakacraftygardener said...

It is wonderful seeing the baby birds in the garden. Lovely photos.

Hilary said...

Beautiful captures, Daniel. I have yet to see a Grosbeak and would like to.

Stephanie said...

Gorgeous images.

Stephen Hayes said...

The Grosbeak in the second picture appears to have a rather large head. Is this because of the angle or because it isn't fully grown?

Daniel LaFrance said...

@ Stephen: a bit of both in this particular instance.

Anvilcloud said...

Nice bird photos. I'm a little jealous.