We went off to the Texas City Dike last week and found an old friend. We have been seeing ONE male Long-billed Curlew there each winter since at least 2013. Chances are high it is the same bird.
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Getting a whole bird in focus is sometimes hard. Getting two or more in focus is a real challenge. Understanding Depth of Field as it applies to your camera gear and situation can help.
Do you ever rename streets or locations based on experiences or memories? There is one place is Surfside we always call Boot Road.
Galveston Island is great for birds year-round but now is a good time for Sandhill Cranes.
We got up close and personal with some American Avocets in Surfside.
Have you been out chasing those birds of prey? Red-tailed Hawks, Ospreys, Kestrels, Northern Harriers and White-tailed Kites are just a few of the ones you can find in our area now…
Not all the time in Costa Rica was spent looking for birds. We found a bunch of cool iguanas and some frogs. And a big old toad.
Streak-headed and Tawny-winged Woodcreepers plus giant Pale-billed Woodpeckers and tiny Olivaceous Piculets. Oh, and Hoffman's and Black-cheeked Woodpeckers. A bunch of cool birds.