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Friday, July 22, 2011

Singing for his supper

I ran out to the strip pits to see if I could see the Great-horned Owl again...no luck there. But I heard dickcissels all over the place. I paused to capture this one as he sang his little heart out.

7 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

that is so beautiful.

George said...

This is a great picture -- I love the color.

Beth said...

I have no idea what a dickcissal is other than obviously a bird. Never heard of this. But he/she seems happy and you captured a beautiful moment. I love the moon against the vivid orange with the black landscape setting off the bright color.

Lois Evensen said...

Aw, what a pretty image! It does look terribly hot, though.

Mary said...

Great color! They do love to sit there and sing. Indigo Buntings are another one that seem to like to sit high and sing.

don said...

A fine capture with the silhouetted bird and a great looking sunset. Very nice image.

Ginny Hartzler said...

This is WONDERFUL!! It should be on a calendar or the cover of a book!!

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