The White-crowned Sparrows with brown crowns (aka, 1st year birds), always seem to be a bit more bold than those with the sharp white and black crowns.
Digiscoped with our sweet Swarovski 80 HD spotting scope and “old reliable” the Canon Rebel XTi.
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2 thoughts on “Phriday Photo – White-crowned Sparrow (with a Brown Crown)”
Amazing image quality, so sharp, nice creamy background.
May I know why this bird called “1st year birds”, a juvenile one year old bird?
Very nice digiscoped image. I’ll keep an eye out now; I’ve never seen a white-crowned with brown vs. black. Thanks for the info.