Frisco Waterbirds

I stumbled upon a thriving egret and heron community during my lunch breaks and decided to document my journey — http://timharris.photography/birds/frisco-waterbirds.htm

Local

One Pelican found walking on a Australian beach in northern NSW.
Shot with a GH5 and a Panasonic / Leica 100-400

Northern Cardinal

While hiking through my old neighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida, on the hunt for the elusive woodpecker, I came across a beautiful Northern Cardinal just before a rainstorm. Shot with a T3i 300mm F4 1/1000

Thames Swan

Black swans are far less common on the stretch of the River Thames where I live (South West London) and can often be pretty aggressive.

It was raining very lightly when I took this last October, which gives it a lovely sheen.

Taken with a Canon 7D Mk2 and Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Sport.

Florida Birds

I'm pretty blessed with some outstanding bird locations in Florida.These images are from the Lake Apopka Wildlife Loop near Orlando in Central Florida. Recent opened for visitors, it is a large marshland that has been restored by the county. Its bird population now rivals the other two prime locations, Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge on the...

The difficulty of getting good bird pictures in the wild.

For the last few days I've been trying to take pictures of birds in the wild. I thought it was going to be a walk in the park(literally it was) but taking pictures of birds is a lot harder than I thought it was going to be. As soon as I saw a bird somewhere where I thought I could get a good picture they had flown away before I could get the...