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Beautiful Swallows and the Ugly Sack of Crap

2018-06-21T06:49:13+00:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Northern Rough-winged Swallows, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , |

The sack of crap was open, it doesn't matter to me if they left it open or if a critter opened it but that sack of crap was what was attracting the Northern Rough-winged Swallows and photos of these birds with dog waste shouldn't exist, yet now they do.

Photographing a Barn Swallow in the Wasatch Mountains with my Mom

2018-06-18T06:33:17+00:00June 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.

Northern Rough-winged Swallow In A Wasatch Mountain Canyon

2018-06-12T04:25:58+00:00June 12th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Northern Rough-winged Swallows, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Of the photos that I took that morning I liked this one Rough-winged Swallow the most because I could see its entire body while the other swallow had the out of focus perch in front of the body of the bird.

Nesting Tree Swallows in the High Uintas

2018-06-03T04:14:58+00:00June 3rd, 2018|Categories: Birds, Summit County, Tree Swallows, Uinta Wasatch Cache National Forest, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

While I photographed nesting House Wrens in the High Uintas the last day of May I also photographed Tree Swallows that were nesting in the same Aspen tree in a cavity a bit lower on the trunk.