Saturday, March 13, 2010

Song sparrow in Tennessee Valley

Song sparrow

On one of my unsuccesful bobcat finding trips in February, my consolation prize was this lovely sparrow singing along the trail on the way out.

Singing sparrow

Perhaps contemplating its next tune:

After the long note


  1. Aren't the common sometimes the most fun? I love the backlighting. This type of light where the backlighting doesn't cause a silhouette is my favorite form of lighting. I'm jealous :-p Nice job.

  2. Common birds are definitely fun -- although I must admit that I often guilty of overlooking them while I'm out looking for something more "interesting." But they often give some of the best photo opportunities!