Blurry Wing Tips – Is It Shutter Speed Or Depth Of Field?

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Bird photographers like to know why certain elements of their images are soft (blurry) when others are not because it helps them to evaluate their settings and technique. […]

A Nostalgic Look At The Male Williamson’s Sapsucker

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I sure do miss this woodpecker and its mate. I photographed them for parts of two breeding seasons in Clark County, Idaho but about a month ago some idiot chopped down their nest tree (the one in these images) and I haven’t seen the birds since. […]