/Tag: resting

Photographing a Barn Swallow in the Wasatch Mountains with my Mom

2018-06-18T06:33:17+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Categories: Barn Swallows, Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

While these Barn Swallow photos aren't million dollar shots the experiences I shared with my mother while we photographed this bird together are worth everything to me.

Resting Canada Goose Close Up In Salt Lake County

2018-03-06T05:18:24+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Canada Geese, Salt Lake County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Yesterday while photographing the birds at my local pond this resting Canada Goose caught my eye because of the bright blue water behind it and the great view I had of the eye of the goose while it had its bill tucked under its feathers.

Tundra Swans at Home in the Landscape of Bear River MBR

2018-02-10T06:32:27+00:00 February 10th, 2018|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Birds, Box Elder County, Tundra Swans, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Tundra Swans are truly at home in the landscape of Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge and they belong there as much as the mountains, marshes, birds, animals, fish, sky and the clouds overhead do.

Resting Pied-billed Grebe on Silky Looking Water

2017-11-20T05:48:51+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Pied-billed Grebes, Salt Lake County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Pied-billed Grebe was a bit too far away to take frame filling images of it but I was okay with that because I feel that the visual appearance of the silky water is just as important as the bird in these photos.