Horned Larks – Common, Subtly Beautiful And A Little Bit Quirky

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Horned Larks are one of the most common and widespread bird species on earth but I don’t believe they get the respect they deserve. […]

Western Meadowlark Takeoffs – Shutter Speeds And Motion Blur

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Wings of birds move fast at takeoff (and in flight) and the smaller the bird the faster they move. This means that photographers must be cognizant of shutter speed if they want any control over the amount of motion blur in their images. […]