American Goldfinch Female
California Quail, Male
This handsome fella was strutting around for girls. Note his raised hackle feathers!
This opportunistic hunter was surveying my bird feeder action.
This fascinating and beautiful birds were at our local zoo in Atascadero, California. My daughter took this photo when she was about 9 years old.
House Finch, Male
A Marbled Godwit feeding on the beach by the Rock in Morro Bay, California.
This is a Red-Tailed Hawk I got a quick shot of. This particular one does not have the typical reddish hue to it's tail feathers.
Seagull at Pismo Beach, California
Great Horned Owl
This amazing and stunning owl was in my front yard one morning. He was most likely ready to go to bed after a long night mouse hunting!
This precious little jewel of a bird was busy singing it's little heart out one afternoon.
Red-Tailed Take Off
I had spent all afternoon trying to capture this guy on camera. This was as close as I got. He took delight, I am sure, in watching me try to follow him around that day!
Anna's Hummingbird, Female
This girl was resting between flights to the feeder.
Male House Finch
Female House Finch