Posts by tkfranzen

Snowy Egrets

5/21/2015 | 0

Snowy Egrets in mid-morning sunlight against the shade of mangroves. Photographed at J. N. “Ding” Darling NWR, March 2015. Canon … Read More

Red-winged Blackbird

5/20/2015 | 0

Male Red-winged Blackbird showing his colors as he munches on a snack. Photographed from a blind at Brick Pond Wetland … Read More

Red-tailed Hawks

5/18/2015 | 0

Baby Red-tailed Hawks trying to figure out how to walk while their mother watches intently. Just like humans, hawks have … Read More

Wood Duck

5/18/2015 | 0

Drake Wood duck in full breeding plumage, easily the most beautiful duck on the pond. And this is easily the … Read More

Wood Duck

5/15/2015 | 1

A closer look at the red, leading edge of a Wood Duck’s nictitating membrane. The nictitating membrane is a transluscent … Read More

Red-tailed Hawks

5/7/2015 | 0

Ithaca, New York is currently very proud to be the home of this cliff-nesting family of Red-tailed Hawks. In this … Read More

Wood Ducks

5/5/2015 | 0

Drake Wood Ducks, beautiful even with a little schmutz on their bills. These two drakes have completed their springtime job … Read More

Great Horned Owl

5/5/2015 | 0

Great Horned Owl fledgling testing its wings. This owl and its sibling are in their branching stage and taking short … Read More