Notes to Self – I. Not a Holga But…

There was a time when I wanted to do film photography, to buy the cheap Holga camera, to learn how to convert film into digital and simply have fun. I almost did it. Almost. I didn’t buy the Holga camera. Instead, I found on Amazon an antique cheap lens and started to work with it. […]

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Immature Swallows

The soft morning light was on my side when I took these pictures of immature swallows. These little ones weren’t pretty yet but soon they would be beautiful, more careful and less trusting. Well, I have a difficult time identify these little ones. I checked a list of swallows at Bear river and only mature […]

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Showing Flying and Landing Skills

At the beginning of last summer I watched how Killdeer was pirouetting in front of me showing his flying and landing skills and then making himself handsome and clean.    

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Flying Trio

Sometimes you are lucky with moments like this one. I wish I would have them more often.  

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Sparrows

There are so many species of sparrows that they have a reputation of being “difficult”, difficult to see well and difficult to identify. I believe that I photographed House sparrows (first and second pictures) and a Swamp sparrow.   A House sparrow.   A Swamp sparrow.   Farmington Bay in November.  

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