Friday, January 9, 2009

2008 REVIEW IN PHOTOS

I will add some captions later....I just wanted to get the pics up sooner than later. Thanks very much to John Alexander, Scott Somershoe, Brian Smith and me for providing photos!
Liam - 7 years old. Madera Canyon, AZ
Photo by e2

Box Canyon Rd. Arizona - e2

Western Prairie Fringed Orchid - North Dakota
Photo by e2



Gigantic Buffalo - Jamestown, ND
photo by e2


Tree - Cincinnati, OH
photo by e2

Old truck - North Dakota
photo by e2

Old barn - North Dakota
photo by e2




Abandoned Church/School - North Dakota
photo by e2



e2 20 years ago




me now with Elle (3)


Matt and e2 at Avalon Seawatch New Jersey
photo by Ryan Slack



Big Brown Bat in my drain



Gannon (5) decided against CC after a couple of "real" races



Liam (7)



Liam & Gannon "buggin'"


Liam in canyon country - AZ



Black-chinned Hummingbird - Madera Canyon, AZ



Madera Canyon, AZ

Black-tailed Rattlesnake - Our campsite, Madera Canyon, AZ



Horse Lubber - Madera Canyon, AZ
photo by e2


Big honkin' tarantula - Madera Canyon, AZ



White-lined Sphinx Moth - Madera Canyon, AZ
photo by e2


Aboandoned Bank Swallow nest - North Dakota


Hard knock life - Sidewalk, Valley City, ND


Cliff Swallow nesting colony 10 feet away - North Dakota


Cliff Swallows - North Dakota
e2


5 Song Sparrow chicks - North Dakota

Dian after a quick dip in the marsh

Yellow Warbler chicks - North Dakota


Eastern Phoebe nest with Brown-headed Cowbird egg - North Dakota


Marbled Godwit - North Dakota
Through my binocular with a coolpix point and shoot!

Killdeer fledgling - North Dakota


Mallard Nest - North Dakota
e2


Mall of America


Red-winged Blackbird chicks - North Dakota



A girl I picked up in North Dakota


Yellow Warbler nest - North Dakota
e2


Fancy grass in North Dakota
e2

Painted Turtle - North Dakota
e2


Clay-colored Sparrow nest - North Dakota
e2


Vesper Sparrow chicks - North Dakota
e2


Gannon getting ready for the zip line at Camp Ernst, Ky
e2


Yellow-headed Blackbird - North Dakota
John Alexander


Upland Sandpiper - North Dakota
photo by John Alexander


Yellow-headed Blackbird - ND
John Alexander

Wilson's Phalarope - North Dakota
John Alexander


Killdeer broken wing display - North Dakota
John Alexander

American Redstart - North Dakota
John Alexander


Harris's Sparrow - North Dakota
John Alexander


Great Horned Owl with chick - North Dakota
John Alexander

Clay-colored Sparrow - North Dakota
John Alexander


American White Pelican - North Dakota
John Alexander
Many of them get those funky humps on their bills during breeding season

Yellow-headed Blackbird - North Dakota
another quick grab through my binocs...I would be dangerous with a real camera.

Purple Sandpiper - Cape May, NJ
Scott Somershoe


Sanderling - Cape May, NJ
Scott Somershoe

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

GOOD SHIT!!!! Pardon my finch!!!! Malarky! Nice seeing e2+4 today!

Big Fat Birder - e2 said...

Thanks! It was nice seeing you too!!