I like walking around the wetlands with my binoculars. I never miss to go out and do the April/May Bird count for SEEDS with my students.
In the last few days I got my hands on a camera with a zoom so you'll be presented with some of the images I capture.
I'll admit, I know how to turn the camera on, zoom in and out, and focus!! -- That's it! But for now that is all I need, as I am not that much into photography as I am in Nature.
Blue-winged Teal, male and female
Blue-winged Teal-- male
You can actually see the blue wing which is only visible when the bird is in flight!
Following will be a few pictures of a mallard pair.
...and a killdeer,
I found it's nest -- empty still, and wouldn't have known it was there, had it not made such a fuss!