Birds in flight

Birds in love

Birds on the hunt
Flying through the air with the greatest of ease. Hawks, swallows, ducks and geese.

Insects in flight

Red-winged Blackbird male liftoff
Agelaius phoeniceus facebook
04/28/15 Danada
Mallard males flying
Anas platyrhynchos
04/23/14 Danada
Mallard female landing
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
02/13/16 Fox River
Mallard male flying downstroke
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
04/14/16 Danada
Mallard male flying upstroke
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
04/14/16 Danada
Mallard male flying downstroke
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
05/05/16 Danada
Mallard male flying upstroke
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
05/05/16 Danada
Asian Openbill circling
Anastomus oscitans facebook
01/12/16 Sukhothai, Thailand
Great Egret breeding flying downstroke
Ardea alba facebook
05/02/16 Danada
Great Egret blastoff
Ardea alba facebook
06/08/16 Fermilab
Great Egret blastoff
Ardea alba facebook
04/16/18 Pea Island; Bodie Island, NC
Great Blue Heron flying
Ardea herodias facebook
09/04/13 Lake Foxcroft
Great Blue Heron cruising
Ardea herodias facebook
04/11/15 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron landing
Ardea herodias facebook
04/11/15 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron soaring
Ardea herodias facebook
04/11/15 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron landing
Ardea herodias facebook
04/17/15 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron landing
Ardea herodias facebook
05/21/15 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron soaring
Ardea herodias facebook
04/14/16 Danada
Great Blue Heron flying
Ardea herodias facebook
11/01/16 Danada
Canada Goose flying
Branta canadensis facebook
05/07/15 Danada
Canada Goose flying downstroke
Branta canadensis facebook
10/02/15 Danada
Canada Goose flying upstroke
Branta canadensis facebook
10/02/15 Danada
Canada Goose gliding
Branta canadensis facebook
10/02/15 Danada
Canada Goose flying
Branta canadensis facebook
12/08/15 Danada
Canada Goose gliding
Branta canadensis facebook
12/08/15 Danada
Canada Goose gosling flying
Branta canadensis facebook
04/29/16 Monroe Harbor
Canada Goose flying music
Branta canadensis facebook
09/26/16 Danada
Cattle Egret flying
Bubulcus ibis
06/02/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Hawk gliding
Buteo jamaicensis facebook
07/19/14 Blackwell Native Plant Nursery Workday
Red-tailed Hawk flying
Buteo jamaicensis facebook
12/17/15 Danada
Green Heron flying
Butorides virescens facebook
07/10/15 Hebron Trail
Least Sandpiper flapping
Calidris minutilla facebook
05/11/16 Danada
Semipalmated Sandpiper flying downstroke
Calidris pusilla facebook
05/19/16 Danada
Semipalmated Sandpiper flying
Calidris pusilla facebook
05/29/16 Montrose Harbor
Turkey Vulture soaring
Cathartes aura facebook
05/22/16 Whalon Lake
Turkey Vulture soaring
Cathartes aura facebook
04/11/18 Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, DE
Killdeer flying dorsal
Charadrius vociferus facebook
04/16/15 Danada
Bonaparte's Gull nonbreeding flapping
Chroicocephalus philadelphia facebook
04/14/18 Lake Crabtree County Park, NC
Bonaparte's Gull nonbreeding flying
Chroicocephalus philadelphia facebook
04/14/18 Lake Crabtree County Park, NC
Black-headed Gull flying downstroke
Chroicocephalus ridibundus facebook
06/18/17 Moscow, Russia
Black-headed Gull flying upstroke
Chroicocephalus ridibundus facebook
06/18/17 Moscow, Russia
Black-headed Gull liftoff
Chroicocephalus ridibundus facebook
06/18/17 Moscow, Russia
Andean Gull flying
Chroicocephalus serranus facebook
07/18/15 Urubamba, Peru
Andean Gull immature cruising
Chroicocephalus serranus facebook
07/18/15 Urubamba, Peru
Andean Gull immature gliding
Chroicocephalus serranus facebook
07/18/15 Urubamba, Peru
Andean Gull immature landing
Chroicocephalus serranus facebook
07/18/15 Urubamba, Peru
Eastern Marsh Harrier soaring
Circus aeruginosus facebook
01/12/16 Sukhothai, Thailand
Rock Pigeon flapping rear
Columba livia facebook
12/25/15 Cicero Avenue
Rock Pigeon flying upstroke
Columba livia facebook
12/25/15 Cicero Avenue
Rock Pigeon gliding
Columba livia facebook
12/25/15 Cicero Avenue
Rock Pigeon gliding
Columba livia facebook
01/10/16 Bangkok, Thailand
American Crow liftoff
Corvus brachyrhynchos facebook
01/06/16 Monroe Harbor
American Crow flying downstroke
Corvus brachyrhynchos facebook
02/17/17 Monroe Harbor
American Crow flying upstroke
Corvus brachyrhynchos facebook
02/17/17 Monroe Harbor
Mute Swan blastoff
Cygnus olor facebook
11/10/15 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan cruising
Cygnus olor facebook
11/13/15 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan blastoff
Cygnus olor facebook
11/19/15 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan flapping
Cygnus olor facebook
11/19/15 Danada: Rice Lake
Little Egret liftoff
Egretta garzetta facebook
01/20/16 Siem Reap, Cambodia
Great Frigatebird female soaring
Fregata minor facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Great Frigatebird juvenile male soaring
Fregata minor facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Sandhill Crane circling
Grus canadensis
03/26/14 Danada
Sandhill Crane circling
Grus canadensis facebook
03/11/16 Arrowhead Park
Bald Eagle cruising
Haliaeetus leucocephalus facebook
02/13/16 Fox River
Wire-tailed Swallow flying downstroke
Hirundo smithii facebook
01/16/16 Chiang Mai, Thailand
Caspian Tern flying calling
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/22/14 Danada
Caspian Tern soaring
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/22/14 Danada
Caspian Tern gliding
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/10/15 Danada
Caspian Tern flying squawking
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/14/15 Danada
Caspian Tern liftoff
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/14/15 Danada
Caspian Tern hovering
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/28/15 Danada
Caspian Tern winging
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/12/16 Danada
Caspian Tern soaring
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
05/02/16 Danada
Caspian Tern hovering
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
08/26/16 Danada
Caspian Tern coasting
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/16/17 Danada
Caspian Tern winging with fish
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/16/17 Danada
Herring Gull gliding
Larus argentatus facebook
05/25/15 Monroe Harbor
Herring Gull flapping
Larus argentatus facebook
05/20/16 12th Street Beach
Herring Gull gliding
Larus argentatus facebook
02/10/17 Monroe Harbor
Herring Gull flying
Larus argentatus facebook
06/15/17 Goritsy, Russia
Herring Gull gliding
Larus argentatus facebook
06/15/17 Goritsy, Russia
Herring Gull immature landing
Larus argentatus facebook
07/01/17 Fish Pier, Boston
Herring Gull liftoff
Larus argentatus facebook
03/04/18 Montrose Harbor
California Gull immature gliding
Larus californicus facebook
06/03/17 San Francisco
California Gull immature landing
Larus californicus facebook
06/03/17 San Francisco
Ring-billed Gull gliding
Larus delawarensis facebook
03/24/14 COD Campus
Ring-billed Gull flying synchronized
Larus delawarensis facebook
10/02/15 COD Campus
Ring-billed Gull hovering
Larus delawarensis facebook
12/09/15 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull flying
Larus delawarensis facebook
03/04/16 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull gliding
Larus delawarensis facebook
03/04/16 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull cruising
Larus delawarensis facebook
03/26/16 National Mall, DC
Ring-billed Gull juvenile cruising
Larus delawarensis facebook
03/26/16 National Mall, DC
Ring-billed Gull coasting
Larus delawarensis facebook
02/18/17 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull flapping
Larus delawarensis facebook
02/18/17 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull flying
Larus delawarensis facebook
02/18/17 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull gliding
Larus delawarensis facebook
02/18/17 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull gliding
Larus delawarensis facebook
05/16/18 12th Street Beach
Lesser Black-backed Gull liftoff
Larus fuscus facebook
03/18/18 Sintra, Portugal
Heermann's Gull flying
Larus heermanni facebook
11/12/16 Montebello, LaGuna Beach
Great Black-backed Gull flying downstroke
Larus marinus facebook
07/01/17 Fish Pier, Boston
Great Black-backed Gull flying upstroke
Larus marinus facebook
07/01/17 Fish Pier, Boston
Great Black-backed Gull immature hovering
Larus marinus facebook
07/01/17 Fish Pier, Boston
Great Black-backed Gull immature landing
Larus marinus facebook youtube
07/01/17 Fish Pier, Boston
Great Black-backed Gull landing
Larus marinus facebook
07/01/17 Fish Pier, Boston
Great Black-backed Gull soaring
Larus marinus facebook
07/01/17 Fish Pier, Boston
Yellow-legged Gull landing
Larus michahellis facebook
03/26/18 Barcelona, Spain
Yellow-legged Gull touchdown
Larus michahellis facebook
03/26/18 Barcelona, Spain
Laughing Gull flapping
Leucophaeus atricilla facebook
04/08/18 Ocean City, MD
Laughing Gull flying
Leucophaeus atricilla facebook
04/08/18 Ocean City, MD
Laughing Gull gliding
Leucophaeus atricilla facebook
04/08/18 Ocean City, MD
Laughing Gull landing
Leucophaeus atricilla facebook
04/08/18 Ocean City, MD
Laughing Gull liftoff
Leucophaeus atricilla facebook
04/08/18 Ocean City, MD
Short-billed Dowitcher banking
Limnodromus griseus facebook
05/12/16 Danada
Short-billed Dowitcher flying
Limnodromus griseus facebook
05/12/16 Danada
Short-billed Dowitcher flying dorsal
Limnodromus griseus facebook
05/12/16 Danada
Short-billed Dowitcher flying tight
Limnodromus griseus facebook
05/12/16 Danada
Short-billed Dowitcher flying ventral
Limnodromus griseus facebook
05/12/16 Danada
Common Merganser flying
Mergus merganser
03/26/14 Danada
Common Merganser males flying
Mergus merganser facebook
02/14/17 Danada
Red Kite soaring
Milvus milvus facebook
06/18/17 Moscow, Russia
Osprey flapping
Pandion haliaetus facebook
04/11/18 Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, DE
Osprey soaring
Pandion haliaetus facebook
04/11/18 Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, DE
Red-crested Cardinal flying
Paroaria coronata facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
House Sparrow hovering
Passer domesticus facebook
02/06/16 Naperville
House Sparrow male gliding
Passer domesticus
02/06/16 Naperville
House Sparrow male cruising
Passer domesticus facebook
02/18/17 Monroe Harbor
Red-tailed Tropicbird flapping
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Tropicbird flying backwards
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Tropicbird flying frontal
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Tropicbird flying rear
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Tropicbird flying smooth
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Double-crested Cormorant blastoff
Phalacrocorax auritus facebook
05/06/16 Monroe Harbor
Double-crested Cormorant flying
Phalacrocorax auritus facebook
05/06/16 Monroe Harbor
Double-crested Cormorant flapping
Phalacrocorax auritus facebook
05/22/16 Whalon Lake
Double-crested Cormorant flying
Phalacrocorax auritus facebook
05/22/16 Whalon Lake
Purple Martin female flying
Progne subis facebook
05/24/16 Montrose Harbor
Purple Martin male flapping
Progne subis facebook
05/29/16 Montrose Harbor
Purple Martin female flapping
Progne subis facebook
06/14/16 Montrose Harbor
Purple Martin female landing
Progne subis facebook
06/14/16 Montrose Harbor
Purple Martin female flapping
Progne subis facebook
05/24/18 Montrose Harbor
Purple Martin female gliding
Progne subis facebook
05/24/18 Montrose Harbor
Common Grackle male flying
Quiscalus quiscula facebook
04/01/17 Naperville
Common Grackle flying
Quiscalus quiscula facebook
04/15/17 Naperville
Spotted Dove flying
Spilopelia chinensis facebook
01/11/16 Ayutthaya, Thailand
Field Sparrow winging
Spizella pusilla facebook
06/08/16 Fermilab
Northern Rough-winged Swallow liftoff
Stelgidopteryx serripennis facebook
05/29/16 Montrose Harbor
Forster's Tern flapping
Sterna forsteri facebook
04/11/18 Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, DE
Forster's Tern flying
Sterna forsteri facebook
04/11/18 Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, DE
Forster's Tern liftoff
Sterna forsteri facebook
04/17/18 Cape Hatteras National Seashore, NC
European Starling hovering
Sturnus vulgaris facebook
01/05/16 Naperville
Red-footed Booby flying dorsal
Sula sula facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-footed Booby flying over water
Sula sula facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-footed Booby flying rear
Sula sula facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-footed Booby flying ventral
Sula sula facebook
05/31/14 Kauai, Hawaii
Tree Swallow flying
Tachycineta bicolor
04/20/14 Herrick Lake
Willet flapping
Tringa semipalmata facebook
04/17/18 Cape Hatteras National Seashore, NC
American Robin flying dorsal
Turdus migratorius
05/18/14 Arrowhead Park
American Robin male coasting
Turdus migratorius facebook
03/22/15 Arrowhead Park
Andean Lapwing flying
Vanellus resplendens facebook
07/19/15 Machu Picchu, Peru
Mourning Dove flying
Zenaida macroura facebook
03/17/15 Danada

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