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I indulged in Smoke and Mirrors, Double Meanings, Hidden Messages, Madness, etc., on my blog during May and June of 2018. But the unraveling began in March 2018.


Thursday, December 10, 2015

Brown Bird Dark Bill Pair - Photograph

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This is 1 of 3 posts of photographs that I took at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport, CT this past week.

I got two nice photos of a sparrow sized bird pair that were brown with a brown bill and dark eyes. All of the leaves have fallen where I live (Connecticut, USA), but the brown and pale foliage created a nice background hue for the shots. The first one had a sepia look to it (but is the original, unaltered photograph).

I looked in my Birds of Eastern North America book, but I couldn't figure out what these brown birds are. I included the third photograph for size comparison to another bird. They can also be seen in my third post. They are slightly larger than a House Finch. Any identifications are welcome.

The first photograph is my entry for the following:

Wild Bird Wednesday
Take a Word - Sepia/Brown


Cloudia said...

sweet little fellows

My Creative House by Anni said...

Lovely photos of wild birds Anne.

NatureFootstep said...

a very beautiful bird it is your brown one, Sorry I can´t help either. :(

Anonymous said...

Would you like to link this to me?

Herzlich P.

EG CameraGirl said...

I'm guessing they are juveniles or females, making them that much harder to identify. Sorry!

Anonymous said...

Nice to know, that you are interested! Feel invited to link every week! herzlich P.

Mary Cromer said...

Beautiful, sweet little birds! Lovely photo shares~

Su-sieee! Mac said...

Great photos! They are darling birds. So velvet-like.