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Long-billed Curlews – The Candlestick Birds

2017-03-29T05:21:48+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Antelope Island State Park, Davis County, Long-billed Curlews, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I saw quite a few Long-billed Curlews yesterday wandering in the spring grasses and this time I was able to get nice images of them. Nicknames for Long-billed Curlews include "sicklebird" and "candlestick bird."

Go Easy on Adding Saturation in Bird Photography – Over Processing Mistakes

2017-03-20T06:46:13+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Eastern Kingbirds, Long-billed Curlews, Reddish Egrets|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

In bird photography there is such a thing as over processing mistakes and the mistake I see most often is adding way too much saturation.

Paying Attention to the Birds Beyond My Subject – The Surprise Curlew Behind the Reddish Egret

2017-01-06T06:18:40+00:00 January 6th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Florida, Fort De Soto County Park, Long-billed Curlews, Pinellas County, Reddish Egrets|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I kept this photo of the Reddish Egret with the surprise curlew in the background not because it is a great image but to remind myself to look beyond the subject in front of me.