While gulls are not our strong suit (although we’ve added to our arsenal to improve this handicap), who doesn’t love the antics of gulls? This Ring-billed Gull was digiscoped with our Swarovski 80 HD spotting scope along the master of all rivers, the Mississippi.
LBJ in the birding world stands for “little brown job”, a somewhat condescending name for a sparrowish brown bird of undetermined identity. LBJ also stands for “literary bird journal” as in the case of the brand-spanking new biannual publication, The LBJâ€”Avian Life Literary Arts. Volume 1, Number 1 of the LBJ The LBJ is jam-packed
Bird Photography Weekly #9 was a fun one! We had 15 wonderful species this time around. Please join in again this week!! The list: Black-and-white Warbler Hooded Merganser White-faced Heron Northern Saw-Whet Owl Great Egret Northern Shoveler Lazuli Bunting Whistling Kite Dark-eyed Junco Canada Goose Whooping Crane Black-capped Chickadee Black-headed Grosbeak American Coot Cedar Waxwing
The Delaware Dunlins are a cool young birders club administered by the Delmarva Ornithological Society (DOS) out of Greenville, Delaware. This young birder club offers a great deal of birding fun for those aged 6 to 18 and has three excellent veteran birders leading field trips.
Swarovski Optik is well-known for high quality birding optics and their High Definition (HD) spotting scopes are at the top of the list for most birders. Our scope of choice is the STS 80 HD version with the Swarovski 20-60x zoom eyepiece.