Turkey Vulture

Boat Tail Grackle in B/W

I have been experimenting with converting some photos to Black and White in Lightroom.  Here is a very young Boat Tail Grackle.


Blue Monday

Well, Purple really.  It turns out that there is, in fact, a Blue Monday.  It is the 3rd Monday of January – supposedly the most depressing day of the year.  I guess you would have to be in the Northern Hemisphere for that to be true.


Black-necked Stilt

American Bittern