Warblers

August 10, 2017  |  Birds  |  Comments Off on Warblers

Quite possibly the toughest birds to photograph. These little song birds are almost in constant motion and in among the branches. After a long flight across the Gulf of Mexico, they do pause for a bite to eat.

Black and White Warbler

 

Blackburnian Warbler, this one was pretty rare

 

Indigo Bunting

 

Blackburnian Warbler

 

Yellow Warbler

High Island

August 9, 2017  |  Birds  |  Comments Off on High Island

Well known with Birders, its High Island..a small hill right off the gulf with tons of trees and it makes for the perfect stop for all kinds of migratory birds…

Rose Breasted Grosbeak

 

Baltimore Oriole

 

Garter Snake

 

Scarlet Tanager

 

American Redstart

Terns

August 8, 2017  |  Birds  |  Comments Off on Terns

A fairly wide variety of Terns here take off from a sand spit and re-land in a series of shots…

Life on the Beach

August 4, 2017  |  Birds  |  Comments Off on Life on the Beach

Birds find their way to the Bolivar and hang out on their Journey’s north..Hundreds of species…

Piping Plover

 

White Pelicans

 

Terns and Pelicans

 

Wilson’s Plover Nesting

 

Great Blue Heron

 

Brown Pelican

By the Sea

August 3, 2017  |  Birds  |  Comments Off on By the Sea

We moved on down near the Ocean, Specifically we rode the ferry from Galveston over to one of my Favorite places…The Bolivar Peninsula..

Roseate Spoonbills

 

Sand Piper

 

Pelican

 

The Border of the Sanctuary protecting Turtles

 

Ruddy Turnstone

Painted Bunting

August 2, 2017  |  Birds  |  Comments Off on Painted Bunting

One of my Favorite birds, The Painted Bunting, Looks like he was caught under a painting and was dripped on! 

 

Painted Bunting

 

Black Bellied Whistling Duck

 

Black Necked Stilt

Out to do some Birding!

July 31, 2017  |  Birds  |  Comments Off on Out to do some Birding!

We finally got rolling on the Great Texas Birding classic… and we were in Pedernales Falls St. Park..

Here we found the famous and endangered Golden Cheeked Warbler…what a sight!

Golden Cheeked Warbler

 

Golden Cheeked Warbler

 

Blue Bonnet

 

Wine Cup

 

Duck Lifting

July 14, 2017  |  Birds  |  Comments Off on Duck Lifting

Northern Shovelers mostly taking flight at Hornsby bend.. a few coots in there think they might take off…but..hehe…

 

 

 

 

 

Hummingbird feeders

March 13, 2017  |  Birds, Travel  |  Comments Off on Hummingbird feeders

Just past the Butterfly garden was a bunch of Hummingbird feeders with some awesome action..

 

 

 

 

 

Camp ground Shore

February 14, 2017  |  Birds, Outdoors  |  Comments Off on Camp ground Shore

Inks Lake Campground shoreline.. some Ducks and Canadians hanging around..