Thursday, April 24, 2008
Tuesday, April 22, 2008
This morning the pine trees are crowned with male mountain bluebirds, each confident that he is the bluest and fairest of them all. The lady bluebirds keep a lower profile, clustering in shy groups, looking every bit like coy schoolgirls in soft blue-brown gowns.
Photo credit: Image of a male mountain bluebird is by courtesy of the Montana Natural Resources Information System
Friday, April 18, 2008
Swinging from the branches of a holly tree, the Cedar Waxwings play
Like naughty well-dressed children released from church.
Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) perched in the branches of a weeping holly tree. Photo was taken with a Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ50 by Ken Thomas who has graciously provided this beautiful image to the public domain. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Ken_Thomas
Photographer's personal website: http://kenthomas.us/
Thank you, Ken. You are a gifted photographer and a generous person.