While visiting Iona i decided to see if i could get any decent shots of the Yellow-headed blackbirds that are back at iona for their yearly visit and while i get shots every year, it's still fun, (but i only dedicate one session to them per year nowadays).
I saw a couple of males, but no females yet that i could see.
across a couple of photogs dressed in camo who looked to be setting up
for the blackbirds as well, i felt a little inapropriately dressed,
wearing my flannel plaid work shirt (which i wear for the hummingbirds,
the red plaid bits have attacted more than one curious hummer in close
and personal ).
seemed to have picked the best corner as i saw a bird land in close a
couple of times and i saw flash going off but the corner i was in was
Thought about packing it in but noticed a bird coming in
about halfway between me and the other photogs, i moved over a bit (not
wanting to get too close to them) and suddenly had the perfect look in
front of me