Jasper - Steller's Jay In the winter when food is scarce in the mountains, these beautiful Jay's come down to the foothills to visit. They are curious, intelligent, gorgeous birds - such a joy to see! . . . . . .
A Brown Pelican in flight, photographed with a wide angle lens in front of the evening sky. I used a flash to illuminate the plumage of the bird. This pelican was among many that would gather at the docks each evening, “escorting” the pleasure fishing boats as they brought in their daily catch.
Cernícalo, cazador urbano. Una de las aves rapaces más abundantes y distribuidas en nuestro país y el mundo. Un par de aleteos y una mirada y la presa cae en sus garras. En la foto una hembra en plena ciudad de Punta Arenas. --------------------------- American Kestrel, one of the most abundant and widely spreaded bird of prey. They are small but fierce predators, hunting rodents, bats, lizards or other birds. Kestrels are very effective, they use their keen eyes to detect a prey and then dive very fast. In the photo: a female in the middle of the city
Regrets Hooded Crow. You know when you come to regret certain things in there very last minute. I think that is what went though this crow's mind when it came closer to this big stone full with the remnants from fellow birds. Photographed at Trönninge strand,Halmstad, Sweden. 🇸🇪 #nature_brilliance #nature_perfection
White-crowned Sparrows posing on a cold winter morning. Springville, Utah USA. In 1772, J.R. Forster - one of the earliest borders described the White-crowned Sparrow as an “elegant little species”. I agree.