Some quick shots from the feeder.
There have been a lot of woodpeckers in the last few days and many few finches.
This Red-Bellied Woodpecker triumphantly comes up with a peanut.
Brown Thrasher. What a very different eye they have from most of the other birds who visit.
They use their beaks to shove the food around until they find what they like.
This Hairy Woodpecker has driven off an Oriole.
Too bad I didn’t have my camera handy as I saw this develop.
Mr. & Mrs. Purple Finch are on a date. They are doing a little courting.
I saw them clacking their beaks together as the Missus flapped one wing only.
This must be some courting behavior.
I only got this one shot in before a big woodpecker came in and they took off.
And they eat… and eat… and eat…
Red-Winged Blackbird proclaims his ownership of my lawn.