As times go by — Le Drake Noir

Downpipe with beak. Just a walk about in own thoughts. Walk inspired by “Restlessjo” and her captivating “Monday walk” themes. Like some actors prefer to be photographed from a certain angle, this old shed holds the facade up but not from the side or from the behind. This field shed has allied with the trees, […]

As times go by — Le Drake Noir

Good Enough to Melt the World’s Heart — Wildlife Intrigued

Another month has been torn off the calendar. Before long we’ll be in fall wondering where the hell the year went. Of course, that is when the stress levels will start sky rocketing as that also means the annual Halloween Haunted Trail will be looming and my longtime readers know how crazy that time gets. […]

Good Enough to Melt the World’s Heart — Wildlife Intrigued

Masked Woodswallow — Birds in Sydney

I was puzzled when I heard a series of different bird calls coming from one location. I looked up, expecting to see a butcherbird, as they’re good mimics. Instead I saw what looked like a Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike, also called a shufflewing. I decided the mimicked noises must be coming from a hidden bird, and I […]

Masked Woodswallow — Birds in Sydney

Photography of Birds – Set # 63 — H.J. Ruiz – Avian101

Set # 63 Tufted Titmouse The tufted titmouse gathers food from the ground and from tree branches. It eats berries, nuts, insects, small fruit, snails, and seeds. Caterpillars constitute a major part of its diet during the summer. Titmice will stash food for later use. The titmouse can demonstrate curiosity regarding humans, and will sometimes […]

Photography of Birds – Set # 63 — H.J. Ruiz – Avian101

Crested Caracaras — Domesticity — Sonoran Images

You may enlarge any image in this blog by clicking on it. Click again for a detailed view. As I stated a couple of days ago, I’ve had the exciting opportunity these last few weeks to get a fairly close look at Crested Caracaras’ family life, something that I had thought that I never would […]

Crested Caracaras — Domesticity — Sonoran Images