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Photos of the day, June 16-30, 2020

Every day on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, we share a photo of the day — a superb image from the nearly 20,000 photos in our Reader Galleries. Here are the images we selected in the second half of June 2020. 

Visit our galleries to submit your photos and gain inspiration from the BirdWatching community. You can also enter your best images in our Color of Birds contest.

Barn Swallow by Chris McPhee

Barn Swallow by Chris McPhee

Barn Swallows often fly just a few inches off of the ground. Their long, forked tails set them apart from other North American swallows. Chris McPhee photographed this one at a park in Brampton, Ontario.

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