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Warbling Vireo About To Lift Off – A Vireo Photo I’m Happy With

2018-08-16T05:07:48+00:00August 16th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Utah, Warbling Vireos, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , |

I could wish that the Warbling Vireo had hung around longer so that I could have taken many more images of it but I'm thrilled that I was able to take any photos of the bird at all. My determination to obtain better photos of this species paid off yesterday.

American Goldfinch Perched on a dried Musk Thistle Blossom & Short Video Clip

2018-07-27T05:33:16+00:00July 27th, 2018|Categories: American Goldfinches, Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today I am keeping it short and sweet and sharing one photo of a male American Goldfinch perched on a dried Musk Thistle blossom plus a short video clip I took of him as he lifted off and flew away.

Sibling Red-tailed Hawk Juveniles Perched & On The Wing

2018-07-17T05:29:39+00:00July 17th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Box Elder County, Red-tailed Hawks, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Back in March of this year I started watching and photographing a pair of Red-tailed Hawks in the process of building their nest on the face of a high cliff, these two juveniles are the results of the hard work of that pair of hawks.

Rufous Morph Red-tailed Hawk – Finally Some Photos in Good Light

2018-05-09T05:18:53+00:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Box Elder County, Red-tailed Hawks, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I have been trying to photograph this rufous morph Red-tailed Hawk in good light since the first time I spotted her on the 24th of March in northern Utah, yesterday I finally accomplished that goal.