Wildlife Gardeners - North American Wildlife Gardening  

Go Back   Wildlife Gardeners - North American Wildlife Gardening > Wildlife Gardeners of North America Unite > Birds Including Raptors & Hummers

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-19-2010, 09:06 AM   #101
WG Prize & Gift Coordinator
 
havalotta's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Michigan
Default

Oooooo -----Ahhhhhh
Nice legs.
__________________
The successful woman is the woman that had the chance and took it!

A walk among the elusive Whitetail Deer
havalotta is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2010, 09:50 AM   #102
WG Contest Coordinator
 
tineckbone's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Browns Mills, NJ
Default

nice shot birdmandea!
__________________
I am a long haired, tree hugging, dirt worshiping environmentalist.
tineckbone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2010, 09:52 AM   #103
WG Contest Coordinator
 
tineckbone's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Browns Mills, NJ
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by havalotta View Post
Oooooo -----Ahhhhhh
Nice legs.

hey, my oystercatchers had some really nice legs too and one of them was even wearing jewelry!
__________________
I am a long haired, tree hugging, dirt worshiping environmentalist.
tineckbone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2010, 01:03 PM   #104
Naturalist/Photographer
 
Dave Stiles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Olympia, WA
Default

here are a few more for the contest ...

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus)

Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-3865931357_25ddacfec3_b.jpg

Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)

Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-2221220829_fefe622cdc_b.jpg

Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-3216648869_41850d1ed5_b.jpg

Clark's Nutcracker (Nucifraga columbiana)

Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-2235717086_ec2b33a8ee_b.jpg

Sandhill Crane (Grus canadensis)

Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-541191794_db85dfe610_o.jpg
__________________
~ A good wildlife photographer studies everything about the animal before ever setting out with a camera in hand... ~
= = = = = = = = = =
Dave's Wildlife Photography - http://www.flickr.com/photos/dave_stiles/
Dave Stiles is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2010, 01:11 PM   #105
Naturalist/Photographer
 
Dave Stiles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Olympia, WA
Default

... and since I've a few free moments, here are some more for your perusal.

Ruffed Grouse (Bonasa umbellus)

Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-3256737138_96ee656acf_b.jpg

California Quail (Callipepla californica)

Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-4494853667_14f5586d69_b.jpg

Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) Ducklings

Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-2232176234_8d2c30d0aa_b.jpg

Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-2232176230_b8272e80cd_b.jpg
__________________
~ A good wildlife photographer studies everything about the animal before ever setting out with a camera in hand... ~
= = = = = = = = = =
Dave's Wildlife Photography - http://www.flickr.com/photos/dave_stiles/
Dave Stiles is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2010, 01:15 PM   #106
Naturalist/Photographer
 
Dave Stiles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Olympia, WA
Default

Turkey anyone?

Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)

Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-4154972792_3b194940ed_b.jpg
__________________
~ A good wildlife photographer studies everything about the animal before ever setting out with a camera in hand... ~
= = = = = = = = = =
Dave's Wildlife Photography - http://www.flickr.com/photos/dave_stiles/
Dave Stiles is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2010, 03:57 PM   #107
Co-Administrator
 
Cirsium's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Midwest
Default

Beautiful photos, Dave!!!
__________________
"We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us.
When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect."
Aldo Leopold

Cirsium is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2010, 08:23 PM   #108
WG Prize & Gift Coordinator
 
havalotta's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Michigan
Default

Yes, they sure are a nice variety!
__________________
The successful woman is the woman that had the chance and took it!

A walk among the elusive Whitetail Deer
havalotta is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2010, 08:33 PM   #109
WG Prize & Gift Coordinator
 
havalotta's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Michigan
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by tineckbone View Post
hey, my oystercatchers had some really nice legs too and one of them was even wearing jewelry!
Oh yes! I noticed Adelines I.D. bracelet is just Maaaaavelous.
__________________
The successful woman is the woman that had the chance and took it!

A walk among the elusive Whitetail Deer
havalotta is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-2010, 11:35 AM   #110
WG Prize & Gift Coordinator
 
havalotta's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Michigan
Default

Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-common-goldeneye-bucephala-clangula-dscf3418.jpg
Common Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula )
Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-pair-common-merganser-mergus-merganser-dscf3411.jpg
Pair of Hooded Mergansers (Lophodytes cucullatus)
Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-hooded-merganser-lophodytes-cucullatus-dscf5128.jpg
The male Hooded Merganser (on the left) with his hood down.
Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-mallard-anas-platyrhynchos-dscf5663.jpg
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-possibly-lesser-scaup-aythya-affinis-dscf3829.jpg
I believe these to be the Lesser Scaup (Aythya affinis)
__________________
The successful woman is the woman that had the chance and took it!

A walk among the elusive Whitetail Deer

Last edited by havalotta; 05-25-2010 at 12:26 PM. Reason: Corrected I.D.
havalotta is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
bird, bird photo contest, bird photographs, bird photos, birds, contest, downy woodpecker, duck, eagle, feathered, feathered friends & foes, feathered friends & foes photo contest, finch, foes, geese, grosbeak, gulls, hawk, killdeer, native birds, photo, photo contest, robin, rock pigeon, starling

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:19 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2