Black-crowned Night Herons Lifting Off In Warm Light Caused By Smoke

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Our smoky skies can be a real problem for bird photographers. For now I’ve pretty much given up on flight shots where the background is sky because the smoke makes that background uniformly gray and unappealing. […]

Black-crowned Night Heron With A Chip On Its Shoulder

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This pugnacious juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron decided to take on a group of Snowy Egrets for the best fishing spot in this pond at Bear River MBR three days ago. […]