Friday, June 29, 2012

Oatka Creek Park • June 15


Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Cedar Waxwing

Baltimore Oriole

Baltimore Oriole

Great Crested Flycatcher

Yellow-billed Cuckoo. Another sighting and another game of hide-and-seek! My problem today was that the sun was going in and out of clouds and where the cuckoo chose to briefly perch was in harsh lighting. As a result, the camera's automatic exposure algorithm was completely fooled.


Yellow-billed Cuckoo. If only I had had the time to correct the exposure!

Song Sparrow

Red Admiral caterpillar

Common Milkweed

Common Milkweed

Barn Swallows. These are juveniles, waiting for their parent to return and feed them.