Tag Archives: water birds

A Well-Fed Fellow

I just got back from spending a wonderful week at Dauphin Island.  My parents invited me (and my camera) to accompany them on a trip in their RV to this barrier island that sits between the Gulf of Mexico and … Continue reading

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Great Blue Heron

Saw this Great Blue Heron at Berry College yesterday and felt like sharing his picture.  They are a fun bird to photograph (especially for beginners like myself) because they are both statue-like and statuesque!

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The Local Heron Hangout

Over the last several days I have seen, not one…not two…but three different types of herons hanging about at our neighborhood pond. First I encountered the Great Blue Heron, a year round resident here in Georgia and the largest of … Continue reading

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My First Belted Kingfisher

“Sometimes I arrive just when God’s ready to have someone click the shutter.” I thought of this quote by Ansel Adams today.  I was standing by the edge of the same pond I talked about in my last post (I am so … Continue reading

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Permission to Trespass

There is a wetland area in my neighborhood that is home to a wealth of wildlife, and when the beavers build a dam it turns into a rather lovely lake. I have been itching to get back there and take … Continue reading

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