Western Scrub Jay Framed By Snow-covered Pinyon Pine

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Some Scrub Jays readily come to feeders but I have very few images of them because I prefer to photograph birds in a natural setting. There are several subspecies and the “interior” race found around here is shy and furtive which only adds to my woes when I attempt to photograph them. […]

Juvenile Swainson’s Hawk Landing Practice

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Landing on relatively small elevated perches must be one of the more difficult skills young raptors must learn. […]