A bird engaged in spring construction.
Taking a break from blurry shots of flitty birds, I find . . . the sloth! Flitty it ain’t.
The web of a golden silk orb-weaver spider, blessedly absent from this shot.
Another in the week’s “turtle” theme – the giant land tortoise of the Galapagos.
Head shot of turtle.
For this week’s cactus theme – a cactus wren.
Seeing a bird – even clearly – is not the same as identifying it; neither, regrettably, is photographing it. Even clearly.
One of the most common birds in the Sonoran Desert.
A fluffy phoebe, looking like it had been dragged backwards through a bush.