(Wild) Wood Ducks, Layton Commons, Layton, UT

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January 2018



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This site reflects my current passion for photographing birds.

I have been photographing for over 50 years; and am now retired from a satisfying profession beginning in Biochemistry, and ending in Biomedical Photography.

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January 20, 2018

On January 15, 2018, I decided to photograph the rare Northern Parula located in Liberty Park, originally discovered by Bryant Olsen.

On this day, a sizable number of veteran birders were on the scene, and lots of images were taken!

A few of my examples of the Northern Parula are shown below:



This bird was always on the move, most often partially hidden in the highest portion of tall conifers!



I was surprised that I succeeded at all, with the quick, semi-hidden little bird!






This image demonstrates the whitish under-tail coloration



For the most part, the bird was directly over us, showing its underbelly!




Other not-so-rare birds that I enjoy photographing in Winter at Liberty Park are the plentiful Red-breasted Nuthatches...




This one (photographed in deep shade) was in the process of consuming a seed.




Others in the sun are simply fun to watch!














More to come...