‘Cornered’ – (Cardinal Behavior)

Buy this picture An attempt at capturing the aggressive behavior of the Cardinal, with males generally the ‘nastier’ of the two. The aggressive behavior within the species is rather common, and not limited to the male/female interaction seen here.. Higher ISO @ 1600, f/11, 1/4000th and bright sunlight – no flash. Canon 1D Mark III, […]

Singing for a Lady

This red-winged blackbird is singing to attract a female. With each call, he fluffs his feathers and spreads his tail feathers to be as large and beautiful as possible. The lovely thing about doing a wildlife survey is that you sit very still in one spot for a long time, so that you can take […]