Saturday, September 7, 2013


                                                    Butterflies Feeding on Rotten Peach


                                                               Marshgrass Seeding


                                                                Great Blue Heron


                                                        Ditto, Disturbed(Note Crest)


                                                         Six Eastern Kingbirds


                                                     Eastern Kingbird in Flight


                                                                  Ditto


                                                   Eastern Kingbird Landing on Tree


                                Eastern Kingbird Observing the Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Landing


                                                    Both Eastern Kingbirds in Flight


                                                        Eastern Kingbird, Portrait

90's/partly cloudy/15 mph winds/evening

After quite a dry spell, there were plenty of photographic opportunities.  Today's stars are the Eastern Kingbirds, also known as the Tyrant Birds, as they tend to dispel any intruders from their kingdom.  The Scissor-tailed Flycatcher is actually a Tyrant Bird, as well.