Unknown Bird

I saw this little bird at the part the other day and didn't know what it was.  I figured someone in the blogesphere would know.  It had a blue/black body and a rust colored head.  Any ideas? Maralee

More Tweeters

I've really been enjoying the birds this spring.  Sometimes they seem to be trying to tell you something.  Sometimes they just can't be bothered with you. Maralee

The Birds Do It . . .

It is spring and a time when thoughts turn to love . . . at least it seemed so with these two little birdies. Believe it or not, both birds were about the same size.  I think the back one was just puffing himself up to impress the lady. Maralee

Quail Run

I think the quail are one of the most interesting looking birds out there.  They can't fly very well but boy can they run.  I've seen a few quail around our yard recently and I don't think it will be long before we see them with a dozen or so babies running after them. Maralee

As the Crow Flies

I took these photos of a rather large crow when I was out walking today.  They were rather uninteresting to I applied some effects using NIK Software. Maralee