A Yellow-rumped Warbler in Irvington, New York. A sure sign that spring migration is underway.
A Ruby-crowned Kinglet stopped briefly at a cherry tree in our neighborhood before moving on. They are almost constantly on the go. The Kinglets can flash a ruby-red crown when they are excited – apparently this photographer didn’t make the cut.
The 2016 Audubon Photography Awards have been announced and I was lucky enough to have three photos included in the Top 100 gallery. My photos are numbers 54, 59 and 91.
“You sanctify whatever you are grateful for.” – Anthony De Mello S.J.
“I believe that God is in me as the sun is in the color and fragrance of a flower – the Light in my darkness, the Voice in my silence.” – Helen Keller
“The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.” – Hans Hofmann
“True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.” – St. Francis of Assisi
Still and statuesque, a Great Blue Heron seems to be taking in the inspiring view of the Palisades from a wooden perch on the Hudson River.