Sunday, May 26, 2013

Sunday Stills: One Subject

The Sunday Stills Challenge this week was one subject.  I was not sure what I was going to do.  As the week evolved it became apparent that we had lots of different visitors in our yard..most passing through on their way north.

Seven Orioles

Seven Baltimore Orioles at the feeders in the rain on May 21, 2013.  We have an Oriole feeding station, it has oranges and containers of grape jelly.

American Redstart feathers

American Redstart that nearly flew into Chance and I.  He showed off his feathers!

American Redstart

He hung out with us on the patio for awhile and then flew off.  May 21, 2013

Indigo Bunting

Indigo Bunting May 21, 2013

Male Baltimore Oriole

Male Baltimore Oriole May 21 2013

Female Baltimore Oriole

Female Baltimore Oriole May 23, 2013 

Gray Catbird

Gray Catbird..he is a joy to listen to.

Catbird and Oriole sharing a tree

Gray Catbird and Oriole sharing a tree.

Catbird and B Oriole in flight

A moment later I caught them both in flight!

Pair of Goldfinches May 23

Two male Goldfinches discussing something. May 23, 2013

Rose Breasted Grosbeak Leaving a tree

A Rose Breasted Grosbeak leaving a branch.

Scarlet Tanager in the trees

Scarlet Tanager May 24 2013

Scarlet Tanager

Scarlet Tanagers love oranges.  May 24 2013

So that is my one subject same but different..have a good week everyone:)


  1. WOW!!! Fantstic shots, send them down to Tennessee. I'ne been looking for Orioles and Tangers..:-))

  2. Great pictures! I have one oriole that comes by for the bath. I think he likes the neighbor's hummingbird feeders. Outstanding colors, Far Side. Yes I still follow you :)

  3. These are breathtaking, Connie. Loved them all.

  4. Lovely bird shots. :)

  5. Very good and colorful shots. Quite the collection of visitors to your feeders. Regular Guy

  6. We don't see most of these birds in North Dakota. Thank you for sharing your photos and for identifying each one.

  7. brilliant subject for the challenge, really loved the bird house :)

  8. Fabulous and colorful stuff! Awesome job!

  9. Golly! I enjoyed each photo and can't even begin to pick out a favorite!



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