Layover In Atlanta

A blur of yellow caught my attention yesterday afternoon, and I turned to find this lovely little Warbler hiding amidst the Dogwood branches.  She seemed to be as curious about me as I was about her.

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She came out and perched in a patch of sunlight long enough for me to fire off a few pictures.  Isn’t she a beauty!

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I say “she” because upon scouring my bird books, it would appear that this is a female Blackburnian Warbler en route to South America.  Right now, she is sporting her fashionable fall feathered look, but come closer to breeding season her colors will darken up considerably.

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I’m so glad she opted to make a brief layover in Atlanta!

 

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About kathydoremus

Wife, mother, daughter, and friend. One who dabbles in writing, thinks in rhyme, and is utterly unable to escape the allure of alliteration:) Amateur nature photographer. A backyard bird watcher, a hiker of non-strenuous trails to waterfalls, and a fan of Atlanta sports teams. Driver of an orange Jeep Renegade who goes by the name of Earl. One who is nourished by silence, solitude, and a good cup of coffee. A lover of God’s Word and the riches that are hidden there. An extremely ordinary jar of clay who longs to see and be satisfied by the glory of God, and to somehow display that in my everyday life.
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16 Responses to Layover In Atlanta

  1. Lovely shots, wonderfully sharp!

  2. Jodi says:

    love her fashionable fall look while she travels! So chic!

  3. Tiny says:

    Wonderful shots of this beautiful traveler!

  4. Jill Kuhn says:

    Love her colors!! 😍👍💕

  5. Awesome sighting and great add to your bird list!

  6. I absolutely love your pixs. You are gifted in your ability to show your subjects in perfect focus.

  7. Snehal Kank says:

    Wonderful! Love this yellow beauty 😍

  8. Your photo series is just stunning; I to am appreciative she took the time to stop by and pose for your shots.

  9. What a treat!! Beautiful shots!!

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