52-week project

05/08
2013

Week 18 – Turkey Vultures

Did you know that a group of Turkey Vultures is called a “venue” and that Turkey Vultures circling in the air are known as a “kettle”? A group of birds… Read more »




05/01
2013

Week 17 photo and April Highlight Reel feat. Bluebirds!

This weeks post is a double-whammy! Not only is today Wednesday, when I post my weekly bird photograph, but it is also the first of May when I post the… Read more »




04/24
2013

Week 16 – Western Bluebird, and an update from BC!

I figured since we are in British Columbia shooting for our new film Bluebird Man, that this weeks photo should reflect our experiences. We spent most of the last two… Read more »




04/17
2013

Week 15 – American Widgeon

I stopped by Ann Morrison Park in Boise last week to practice getting some in flight shots of gulls. There were more than a few people feeding the gulls, ducks,… Read more »




04/10
2013

Week 14 – Canada Goose

While it may be safe to say that we all find Canada Geese annoyingly abundant at times, under the right circumstances they can still be quite beautiful. This was the… Read more »




04/03
2013

Week 13 – Red-tailed Hawk

This past weekend I found myself camping in the City of Rocks National Reserve in southern Idaho. This is a very popular area for rock climbers, and while I managed… Read more »




03/27
2013

Week 12 – Cooper’s Hawk

I am happy to announce this is the first weekly photo post since I successfully defended my Master’s thesis in the Raptor Biology department at Boise State University! Since my… Read more »




03/20
2013

Week 11 – Northern Flicker

I am going to let this weeks photo speak for itself as I am recovering from my Master’s thesis defense on wintering raptors yesterday. I took this photograph of a… Read more »




03/13
2013

Week 10 – Downy Woodpecker

Spring is definitely in the air around Boise as temperatures rise into the 60s. The Red-winged Blackbirds are out in full force pushing forth their harsh song, and Song Sparrows… Read more »




03/06
2013

Week 9 – Wood Duck

I never quite noticed female wood ducks before, but I should have. Maybe it is because the male Wood Duck is so colorful that they consumed my full attention. Or… Read more »