Bird and Nature Photography by Greg Gard

Barred Owlet

June 05, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Soaked Barred Owl (Strix varia) fledgling drying off its feathers after a rainstorm: - for more detailed view and EXIF data, please click on the image - Most likely, first thing you noticed, were this owlet's eyes. What you see is not caused by a camera flash. This is simply natural light reflecting in a special surface, right behind the reti...
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Black-necked Stilt calling - Bay Area, CA

May 31, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Vocalizing adult female Black-necked Stilt at Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge: - for more detailed view and EXIF data, please click on the image - This past Memorial Day weekend, I visited Don Edwards San Francisco Bay NWR for the first time. I had some much fun photographing wading birds there, that I can't wait to go ba...
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Bald Eagle's Nest

May 16, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Adult Bald Eagle sitting in the nest with a young eaglet: - for more detailed view and EXIF data, please click on the image - If you are interested in seeing more of my Bald Eagle photography, please visit my gallery: http://www.greggard.com/bald-eagle
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Wood Duck drake - New Jersey

April 23, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Adult male Wood Duck peacefully resting on a grass showing its beautiful iridescent feathers on his head: - for more detailed view and EXIF data, please click on the image - If you are interested in seeing more of my waterfowl photography, please visit my gallery: www.greggard.com/ducks​ And here are some books that help me with my bird photog...
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Red-tailed Hawk's nest - week 4

April 19, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
At the time of this recording, young Red-tailed Hawks were about 4-5 weeks old. First half of the video shows an adult bringing just caught young bird to the nest, most likely European Starling chick. Second half shows young hawks feeding on the leftovers left in the nest. And here you can see one of the two young hawks in the nest, stretching i...
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