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Juvenile Barn Swallow Portraits

2018-08-18T05:15:54+00:00August 18th, 2018|Categories: Barn Swallows, Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Portraits, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

I'd driven up into a Wasatch Mountain canyon and was waiting for the sun to rise over the mountains when I spotted several juvenile Barn Swallows perched on a fence right next to the road in lovely morning light.

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.