Horned Larks On Perches Other Than Rocks

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I photograph Horned Larks often on Antelope Island and elsewhere but their propensity for perching on low rocks has been an issue for me. [...]

Meadowlark Take-offs With Food And Without (and a contrast in image quality)

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Western Meadowlarks are good subjects for practicing take-off shots. The rule of thumb is the smaller the bird the faster the take-off, so songbirds are difficult subjects for this type of shot because of their small size and quickness. [...]