Readers’ wildlife photos

July 27, 2018 • 8:00 am

Jamie Blilie, the 14-year-old son of reader James Blilie, sent some pictures a while back, and this is the second installment (first here), which includes a video of lightning. Jamie is, I believe, our youngest contributor. The captions are indented.

More wildlife photos from my 14-year old son, Jamie (He uses a Canon Powershot SX530 HS superzoom camera

The Moon (hand held).

Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura):

Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis):


Mallard drakes (da boys!) taking over our turtle float (Anas platyrhynchos):

A male Wood Duck on our pond (Aix sponsa):

An Osprey with someone’s Koi (Pandion haliaetus):

A Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica):

And here’s a Youtube of some lightning he caught at 480 fps while sitting on our front porch on 25-May-2018:


12 thoughts on “Readers’ wildlife photos

  1. Great stuff, as always.
    I am surrepticiously shopping for a good point and shoot for the Mrs, and this one is going on the list, thanks to your good work.

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