2014 Favorites, Part 1 of 2

Thought I’d have a little fun looking through some of our pictures from the past year and picking out some of my favorites. A photographic stream of consciousness. My wife continues to make many beautiful  contributions to the pictures on our blog.

Bluebird on branch 011414 Griggs better cp1

Bluebird, Griggs Park

 

Scioto River Landscape

Scioto River Landscape

Tufted Titmouse fluffed up against the cold.

Tufted Titmouse fluffed up against the cold.

Red-tailed Hawk, study 1

Red-tailed Hawk, Griggs Park

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Carolina Wren, front yard.

White-breasted thinking 012814 fyard cp1

Nuthatch, Front yard.

 

Pileated Woodpecker Koreshan State Hist Site

Pileated Woodpecker Koreshan State Hist Site

Zebra Longwing Koreshan State Hist Site

Zebra Longwing Koreshan State Hist Site

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Swan in ice, Griggs Reservoir

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Purple Gullinule, lorida

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In flight, Florida

 

Spoonbill

Spoonbill

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Paddling the mangroves, Florida

black-and- white warbler 021214 six mile cypess cp1

Black and white warbler, Florida

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Bald Eagle, Scioto River below Griggs Dam.

white-throated sparrow best 2 030414 Griggs cp1

White-throated sparrow, Griggs Park

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Goldeneyes, Scioto River below Griggs Dam

Willets playing in the waves 020814 Lovers Key beach cp1

Willets in the surf, Florida

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Song Sparrow, Griggs Park

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Loon, spring migration, Columbus quarry.

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Horned Grebe, spring migration, Columbus quarry.

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Box turtle, a rare find, Battelle Derby Creek Metro Park

Hepatica duo best 041314 Alum Creek trail cp1

Hepatica, Alum Creek State Park

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Trillium, spring woods, central Ohio

Crawfish in water 041914 Griggs cp1

Crawfish, Scioto River

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Yellow-throated warbler, along the Scioto River below Griggs Dam.

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Flowering wild ginger, Griggs Park

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A gathering of turtles, Scioto River below Griggs Dam

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Palm Warbler, along the Scioto River below Griggs Dam.

Baltimore oriole 1 050314 Griggs south cp1

Baltimore Oriole, along the Scioto River below Griggs Dam.

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Scarlet Tanager, along the Scioto River below Griggs Dam.

Baby Mallards 13 tasty lunchtime 050914 Griggs cp1

Mallard ducklings, Griggs Reservoir

Spotted Sandpiper best 050914 Griggs cp1

Spotted Sandpiper, Griggs Reservoir

Baby Mallards 5 and Mom in water 050914 Griggs cp1

Female Mallard with ducklings, Griggs Reservoir

Prothonatary warbler best 4 051214 Twin Lakes cp1

Prothonatary warbler, central Ohio.

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Spinney Soft-shell Turtles, central Ohio.

Brown Thrasher with bug 1 051914 GA Papps home cp1

Brown Thrasher, Georgia

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Yellow warbler, central Ohio

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B-17G fly over, Columbus

z Indigo Bunting Singing 052514 Battelle Darby cp1

Indigo Bunting, Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park

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Eastern Meadowlark, Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park

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Cedar Waxwing, Griggs Park

Clouded Sulpher Trio 062314 Griggs cp1 best

Clouded Sulfurs, Griggs Park

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Bald Eagle, Scioto River north of Columbus.

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West Highland Way, Scotland

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West Highland Way

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Griggs Reservoir

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Osprey, Griggs Reservoir

 

9 Comments on “2014 Favorites, Part 1 of 2

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  1. Fantastic collection! 🙂 Best wishes from Australia for a 2015 filled with many more “favourites”!

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