Monday, May 17, 2021

Singing, Splashing & Sleeping!!

If you have never heard a Red-Winged Black Bird chirp you are really missing out.
This male was singing it's little heart out!

Watching a bird bathe is another treat you really need to see to appreciate.
This Black Bird was having the time of it's life.




My, My...what a large birdbath you have!

This elegant Swan slept with one eye open, you can never be too careful you know.

- and in closing -
A bird does not sing because it has the answer, it sings because it has a song!
 

12 comments:

  1. Hello,
    I love hearing the Red-winged Blackbirds singing. Great captures of the splishing and splashing. The swan must does sleep well with one open all the time. Great series! Take care, have a happy new week!

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  2. The blackbirds are fascinating birds. All the males are so loud and there are so many of them. The females are quiet in comparison and less obvious.

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  3. You captured some wonderful pictures.

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  4. Stunning photos, thanks for sharing.

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  5. Lovely photographs Debbie.
    Enjoy the week ahead.

    All the best Jan

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  6. Oh great captures Debbie. Those birds are joyful!

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  7. He does look like he was having a great time in that water that's for sure, and I can see why the swan would have one eye open with all that going on.

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  8. Red winged blackbirds are one of my favorites! I remember the very first time I saw one!
    I can just lose myself in your photographs.......what a gift you have and I am so grateful you share it with all of us.

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  9. I enjoy watching the birds take a bath. They get quite aggressive at times.

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  10. Bird song is a good reason for being outside. Now that I drive with the top open in my Jeep, I hear birds sing on the way home! lol Hugs!

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  11. Awesome photos! I think the swan is unimpressed by the singing and splashing! LOL

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  12. I loved your closing thought. I think you got spectacular photos of the Black Bird and the bath looked like it was having fun. You seem to capture their personalities. I loved the Swan photo too, of course.
    Sending hugs your way!

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