• Home-bound Bird Photography Tips

    2 monthes ago - By 10,000 Birds

    I've always birded from home for as long as I can remember. I remember seeing a Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl sitting on our fencepost just after sunset when I was not even ten. I may not have known their correct species names (I thought Tropical Mockingbirds were roadrunners) but I knew they existed.
    Tropical Mockingbirds on a neighbor's tree.
    A Saffron Finch on the same tree.
    Now, every day I end up subconsciously birding from before my eyes open in the morning. I'm only jolted awake if I hear something abnormal - such as a wandering Pale-breasted Spinetail. Even though I live in a relatively...
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