Rufous Hummingbird

This is the first rufous hummingbird I've seen at my feeder this year. The hummingbirds are slowly starting to return. Maralee

White-Faced Ibis

This bird is the one I had the most difficulty photographing. It hid in the tall grasses and when it was in flight the contrast of the dark bird against the brighter sky made for more silhouette photos than bird photos. I'm hoping next time I get to the Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge I …

Where There’s Smoke . . .

We have a couple of wild fires burning both north and south of us, so we have had a layer of smoke surrounding us for several days. These photos were taken from the top of Pilot Butte Monday night while I was there photographing the moon and the sunset. Maralee