/Tag: sparrows

Focusing on Young Chipping Sparrows Foraging in Chokecherry Trees

2018-08-08T05:30:36+00:00August 8th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Chipping Sparrows, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I spent a few minutes yesterday morning focusing on young Chipping Sparrows foraging in a stand of Chokecherry trees, there were several of these juveniles flitting around in front of me in nice light.

Lark Sparrow With Droopy Wings On A Hot Summer Morning

2018-07-26T05:11:15+00:00July 26th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Box Elder County, Lark Sparrows, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Last week while I was photographing some Lark Sparrows in northern Utah I took images of this one who had droopy wings because the sparrow was hot. I was hot, I know how the sparrow felt.

Singing Vesper Sparrow in a Wasatch Mountain Canyon

2018-07-22T04:48:55+00:00July 22nd, 2018|Categories: Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Utah, Vesper Sparrows, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

For several weeks I repeatedly saw and heard a Vesper Sparrow in a canyon in the Wasatch Mountains and early in July I was able to take some decent images of it as it sang on a metal post.