Sage Thrasher Posing For Me

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This past spring was a pretty good one around here for Sage Thrashers. There were more of them and they seemed more cooperative than usual. [...]

Northern Mockingbird Displaying In Low Light

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On a dark, cloudy morning on Antelope Island last month I had an opportunity with a displaying Northern Mockingbird. The shooting conditions were difficult but I decided to play at the edge of the limits of my gear and see what I could get. These shots are not sequential of the same take-off and landing but in the order I’ve presented them I think they illustrate the behavior reasonably well. [...]