Black and White: Birds

I am posting for Cee’s Black and White photo challenge: Birds “Wherever there are birds, there is hope.” ~ Mehmet Murat Ildan πŸ–€πŸ–€πŸ–€πŸ–€πŸ–€ This top photo was taken during a free flight bird show and I just happened to snap my photo at the right moment. This photo is a young dove that was sitting…

Cooper’s Hawk, backyard visitor

This guy likes to visit on occasion.Β  He likes our birdbath.Β  I think he is magnificent and regal.Β  Just to look at him, you feel his confidence and power. Hawks have excellent vision, so I have to move so slowly.Β  It takes the slightest movement to scare him off, even from inside the house. πŸ’šπŸ’š…

Coming in for a landing!

Hummingbirds are amazing! According to http://www.worldofhummingbirds.com: Hummingbirds are the tiniest birds in the world Hummingbirds are very smart and they can remember every flower they’ve ever been to A hummingbird’s heart beats up to 1,260 times per minute The bright radiant color on hummingbirds comes from iridescent coloring like on a soap bubble or prism…