Yellow-Rumped Warbler (Three Photographs)

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This bird, which I believe is a yellow-rumped warbler, seemed interested in me but decided nonetheless to stay around. Little birds, even with long lenses are tough subjects. It was an overcast day with only a slight hint of blue in the sky, but the lighting worked out for me. Getting most of it right in camera meant minimal processing, mostly focused on the crop, exposure and sharpening. I am hoping to shoot more small birds this year. My copyright tells you I am still processing photographs from last year, not being much of a winter person I take advantage of the warmer weather.

Yellow Rumped Warbler-3

Yellow Rumped Warbler

10 responses

  1. very nice shots, thanks for sharing


    March 18, 2016 at 5:47 am

  2. They are lovely shots. These birds are clowns. I love them!


    March 18, 2016 at 12:10 pm

  3. Can’t wait for these little guys and their kin to return and fill up our forests with their songs.


    March 18, 2016 at 2:52 pm

    • Nor can I. It’s just a bit too wet and cold right now. Good weather for cardinals and woodpeckers.

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      March 18, 2016 at 2:54 pm

      • I saw my first eastern phoebe today. More species are returning every day – hurrah. I’m trying to ignore the nor’easter forecast for Sun. night with its 6-12″ of heavy wet snow. 😦 I tell myself it will melt quickly!


        March 18, 2016 at 3:04 pm

  4. What a beauty and great captures too!


    March 22, 2016 at 10:23 pm

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