Birds in flight, DuPage county, Illinois (mostly) facebook
Birds in love Birds on the hunt
Flying through the air with the greatest of ease. Hawks, swallows, ducks and geese.
Insects in flight
Common Myna flying
Acridotheres tristis facebook
05/30/2014 Molokai/Honolulu, Hawaii
Common Myna flying turning
Acridotheres tristis facebook
05/30/2014 Molokai/Honolulu, Hawaii
Spotted Sandpiper flying
Actitis macularius
06/18/2014 Danada
Red-winged Blackbird male liftoff
Agelaius phoeniceus facebook
04/28/2015 Danada
Red-winged Blackbird female flying
Agelaius phoeniceus facebook
05/03/2016 Danada
Northern Shoveler flying
Anas clypeata facebook
04/11/2016 Danada
Blue-winged Teal flying
Anas discors facebook
04/11/2016 Danada
Blue-winged Teal flying
Anas discors facebook
09/26/2016 Danada
Mallard males flying
Anas platyrhynchos
04/23/2014 Danada
Mallard male chasing female
Anas platyrhynchos
05/06/2014 Kirt Prairie
Mallard flying
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
04/01/2015 McDowell Grove
Mallard female landing
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Mallard male liftoff
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Mallard males liftoff
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Mallard male flying downstroke
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
04/14/2016 Danada
Mallard male flying upstroke
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
04/14/2016 Danada
Mallard male flying downstroke
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
05/05/2016 Danada
Mallard male flying upstroke
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
05/05/2016 Danada
Mallard male eclipse flying
Anas platyrhynchos facebook
08/02/2016 McDowell Grove
Asian Openbill circling
Anastomus oscitans facebook
01/12/2016 Sukhothai, Thailand
Great Egret flying
Ardea alba facebook
06/02/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Great Egret flying
Ardea alba facebook
09/03/2015 Danada
Great Egret flying
Ardea alba facebook
01/11/2016 Ayutthaya, Thailand
Great Egret breeding flying downstroke
Ardea alba facebook
05/02/2016 Danada
Great Egret blastoff
Ardea alba facebook
06/08/2016 Fermilab
Great Egret flying
Ardea alba facebook
08/23/2016 Danada
Great Blue Heron flying
Ardea herodias
09/04/2013 Lake Foxcroft
Great Blue Heron cruising
Ardea herodias facebook
04/11/2015 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron hovering
Ardea herodias facebook
04/11/2015 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron landing
Ardea herodias facebook
04/11/2015 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron soaring
Ardea herodias facebook
04/11/2015 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron landing
Ardea herodias facebook
04/17/2015 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron hovering
Ardea herodias facebook
05/21/2015 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron landing
Ardea herodias facebook
05/21/2015 Danada: Great Blue Heron Rookery
Great Blue Heron flying
Ardea herodias facebook
04/14/2016 Danada
Great Blue Heron soaring
Ardea herodias facebook
04/14/2016 Danada
Great Blue Heron flying
Ardea herodias facebook
11/01/2016 Danada
Ashy Woodswallow flying
Artamus fuscus facebook
01/17/2016 Chiang Mai, Thailand
Canada Goose flying dorsal
Branta canadensis
05/03/2014 Blackwell
Canada Goose gliding
Branta canadensis
05/03/2014 Blackwell
Canada Goose landing
Branta canadensis facebook
07/23/2014 McDowell Grove
Canada Goose flying
Branta canadensis
11/21/2014 Danada
Canada Goose flying
Branta canadensis facebook
03/22/2015 Arrowhead Park
Canada Goose flying
Branta canadensis facebook
05/07/2015 Danada
Canada Goose flock flying
Branta canadensis facebook
09/25/2015 Danada
Canada Goose flying
Branta canadensis facebook
09/25/2015 Danada
Canada Goose gliding
Branta canadensis facebook
09/25/2015 Danada
Canada Goose flying downstroke
Branta canadensis facebook
10/02/2015 Danada
Canada Goose flying upstroke
Branta canadensis facebook
10/02/2015 Danada
Canada Goose gliding
Branta canadensis
10/02/2015 Danada
Canada Goose coasting crooked
Branta canadensis facebook
11/19/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Canada Goose flying
Branta canadensis facebook
12/08/2015 Danada
Canada Goose gliding
Branta canadensis facebook
12/08/2015 Danada
Canada Goose cruising
Branta canadensis facebook
12/09/2015 Monroe Harbor
Canada Goose gliding
Branta canadensis facebook
02/11/2016 Fox River
Canada Goose gosling flying
Branta canadensis facebook
04/29/2016 Monroe Harbor
Canada Goose gosling liftoff
Branta canadensis facebook
04/29/2016 Monroe Harbor
Canada Goose flying
Branta canadensis facebook
02/18/2017 Monroe Harbor
Cattle Egret flying
Bubulcus ibis facebook
06/02/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Common Goldeneye female blastoff
Bucephala clangula facebook
02/19/2016 Monroe Harbor
Red-tailed Hawk gliding
Buteo jamaicensis facebook
07/19/2014 Blackwell Native Plant Nursery Volunteer Workday
Red-tailed Hawk cruising
Buteo jamaicensis
12/17/2015 Danada
Red-tailed Hawk flying
Buteo jamaicensis facebook
12/17/2015 Danada
Red-tailed Hawk gliding
Buteo jamaicensis
12/17/2015 Danada
Red-tailed Hawk hovering
Buteo jamaicensis facebook
12/17/2015 Danada
Green Heron flying
Butorides virescens facebook
07/10/2015 Hebron Trail
Least Sandpiper flapping
Calidris minutilla facebook
05/11/2016 Danada
Semipalmated Sandpiper flying downstroke
Calidris pusilla facebook
05/19/2016 Danada
Semipalmated Sandpiper flying upstroke
Calidris pusilla facebook
05/19/2016 Danada
Semipalmated Sandpiper flying
Calidris pusilla facebook
05/29/2016 Montrose Harbor
Turkey Vulture soaring
Cathartes aura
04/25/2014 Springbrook Prairie
Turkey Vulture soaring
Cathartes aura facebook
05/22/2016 Whalon Lake
Rufous-capped Thornbill hovering
Chalcostigma ruficeps facebook
07/19/2015 Machu Picchu, Peru
Killdeer flying calling
Charadrius vociferus
06/18/2014 Danada
Killdeer flying
Charadrius vociferus facebook
04/16/2015 Danada
Killdeer flying dorsal
Charadrius vociferus facebook
04/16/2015 Danada
Killdeer flying
Charadrius vociferus facebook
09/26/2016 Danada
Killdeer gliding
Charadrius vociferus facebook
09/26/2016 Danada
Black Tern flying downstroke
Chlidonias niger facebook
07/10/2015 Hebron Trail
Black Tern flying upstroke
Chlidonias niger facebook
07/10/2015 Hebron Trail
Bonaparte's Gull molting flying
Chroicocephalus philadelphia facebook
04/14/2016 Danada
Andean Gull flying
Chroicocephalus serranus facebook
07/18/2015 Urubamba, Peru
Andean Gull flying calling
Chroicocephalus serranus
07/18/2015 Urubamba, Peru
Andean Gull gliding
Chroicocephalus serranus facebook
07/18/2015 Urubamba, Peru
Andean Gull hovering
Chroicocephalus serranus
07/18/2015 Urubamba, Peru
Andean Gull immature cruising
Chroicocephalus serranus facebook
07/18/2015 Urubamba, Peru
Andean Gull immature gliding
Chroicocephalus serranus facebook
07/18/2015 Urubamba, Peru
Andean Gull immature landing
Chroicocephalus serranus facebook
07/18/2015 Urubamba, Peru
Eastern Marsh Harrier soaring
Circus aeruginosus facebook
01/12/2016 Sukhothai, Thailand
Rock Pigeon blue flying
Columba livia facebook
05/25/2014 Molokai, Hawaii
Rock Pigeon green flying
Columba livia facebook
05/25/2014 Molokai, Hawaii
Rock Pigeon flying
Columba livia facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Rock Pigeon flapping rear
Columba livia facebook
12/25/2015 Cicero Avenue
Rock Pigeon flying trio
Columba livia facebook
12/25/2015 Cicero Avenue
Rock Pigeon flying up
Columba livia facebook
12/25/2015 Cicero Avenue
Rock Pigeon flying upstroke
Columba livia facebook
12/25/2015 Cicero Avenue
Rock Pigeon gliding
Columba livia facebook
12/25/2015 Cicero Avenue
Rock Pigeon landing
Columba livia facebook
12/25/2015 Cicero Avenue
Rock Pigeon touchdown
Columba livia facebook
12/25/2015 Cicero Avenue
Rock Pigeon flapping
Columba livia facebook
01/10/2016 Bangkok, Thailand
Rock Pigeon flying
Columba livia facebook
01/10/2016 Bangkok, Thailand
Rock Pigeon gliding
Columba livia facebook
01/10/2016 Bangkok, Thailand
Rock Pigeon flying
Columba livia facebook
01/17/2016 Chiang Mai, Thailand
American Crow liftoff
Corvus brachyrhynchos facebook
01/06/2016 Monroe Harbor
American Crow liftoff
Corvus brachyrhynchos facebook
09/19/2016 Kirt Prairie
American Crow flying downstroke
Corvus brachyrhynchos facebook
02/17/2017 Monroe Harbor
American Crow flying upstroke
Corvus brachyrhynchos facebook
02/17/2017 Monroe Harbor
Jungle Crow flying
Corvus macrorhynchos
01/20/2016 Siem Reap, Cambodia
Mute Swan blastoff
Cygnus olor facebook
11/10/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan liftoff
Cygnus olor facebook
11/10/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan blastoff
Cygnus olor facebook
11/13/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan cruising
Cygnus olor facebook
11/13/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan flapping
Cygnus olor facebook
11/13/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan flying downstroke
Cygnus olor facebook
11/13/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan flying upstroke
Cygnus olor facebook
11/13/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan blastoff
Cygnus olor facebook
11/19/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan blastup
Cygnus olor facebook
11/19/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan coasting
Cygnus olor facebook
11/19/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan flapping
Cygnus olor facebook
11/19/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Mute Swan landing
Cygnus olor facebook
11/19/2015 Danada: Rice Lake
Little Egret liftoff
Egretta garzetta facebook
01/20/2016 Siem Reap, Cambodia
Great Frigatebird female flying
Fregata minor facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Great Frigatebird female soaring
Fregata minor facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Great Frigatebird juvenile male soaring
Fregata minor facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
American Coot wing flapping
Fulica americana facebook
04/13/2015 Kirt Prairie
Sandhill Crane circling
Grus canadensis
03/26/2014 Danada
Sandhill Crane migrating
Grus canadensis facebook
03/26/2014 Danada
Sandhill Crane migrating
Grus canadensis
11/28/2015 Arrowhead Park
Sandhill Crane circling
Grus canadensis facebook
03/11/2016 Arrowhead Park
Sandhill Crane flying
Grus canadensis
03/11/2016 Arrowhead Park
Sandhill Crane flying
Grus canadensis
03/15/2016 Danada
Bald Eagle circling
Haliaeetus leucocephalus facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Bald Eagle cruising
Haliaeetus leucocephalus facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Bald Eagle flying
Haliaeetus leucocephalus facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Bald Eagle hovering
Haliaeetus leucocephalus facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Bald Eagle soaring
Haliaeetus leucocephalus facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Barn Swallow flying
Hirundo rustica
05/05/2014 Danada
Barn Swallow flying
Hirundo rustica facebook
01/15/2016 Chiang Mai, Thailand
Wire-tailed Swallow flying downstroke
Hirundo smithii facebook
01/16/2016 Chiang Mai, Thailand
Wire-tailed Swallow flying upstroke
Hirundo smithii facebook
01/16/2016 Chiang Mai, Thailand
Caspian Tern flying calling
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/22/2014 Danada
Caspian Tern soaring
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/22/2014 Danada
Caspian Tern flying squawking
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/14/2015 Danada
Caspian Tern liftoff
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/14/2015 Danada
Caspian Tern banking
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/28/2015 Danada
Caspian Tern banking stop
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/28/2015 Danada
Caspian Tern winging
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/12/2016 Danada
Caspian Tern soaring
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
05/02/2016 Danada
Caspian Tern hovering
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
08/26/2016 Danada
Caspian Tern coasting
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/16/2017 Danada
Caspian Tern winging with fish
Hydroprogne caspia facebook
04/16/2017 Danada
Herring Gull gliding
Larus argentatus facebook
05/25/2015 Monroe Harbor
Herring Gull soaring
Larus argentatus facebook
05/25/2015 Monroe Harbor
Herring Gull 3rd winter flying
Larus argentatus facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Herring Gull nonbreeding circling
Larus argentatus
02/13/2016 Fox River
Herring Gull nonbreeding cruising
Larus argentatus facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Herring Gull nonbreeding hovering
Larus argentatus facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Herring Gull flapping
Larus argentatus facebook
05/20/2016 12th Street Beach
Herring Gull gliding
Larus argentatus facebook
02/10/2017 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull gliding
Larus delawarensis
03/24/2014 COD Campus
Ring-billed Gull flying
Larus delawarensis
05/03/2014 Chicago
Ring-billed Gull flying chase
Larus delawarensis facebook
10/02/2015 COD Campus
Ring-billed Gull flying squabbling
Larus delawarensis facebook
10/02/2015 COD Campus
Ring-billed Gull flying synchronized
Larus delawarensis facebook
10/02/2015 COD Campus
Ring-billed Gull hovering
Larus delawarensis facebook
12/09/2015 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull liftoff
Larus delawarensis facebook
12/09/2015 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull juvenile cruising
Larus delawarensis facebook
02/13/2016 Fox River
Ring-billed Gull flying
Larus delawarensis facebook
03/04/2016 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull gliding
Larus delawarensis facebook
03/04/2016 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull cruising
Larus delawarensis facebook
03/26/2016 National Mall, DC
Ring-billed Gull juvenile cruising
Larus delawarensis facebook
03/26/2016 National Mall, DC
Ring-billed Gull coasting
Larus delawarensis facebook
02/18/2017 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull flapping
Larus delawarensis facebook
02/18/2017 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull flying
Larus delawarensis facebook
02/18/2017 Monroe Harbor
Ring-billed Gull gliding
Larus delawarensis facebook
02/18/2017 Monroe Harbor
Kelp Gull gliding
Larus dominicanus facebook
07/16/2015 Lima, Peru
Heermann's Gull flying
Larus heermanni facebook
11/12/2016 Montebello, LaGuna Beach
Heermann's Gull landing
Larus heermanni
11/12/2016 Montebello, LaGuna Beach
Western Gull flying
Larus occidentalis
11/12/2016 Montebello, LaGuna Beach
Franklin's Gull gliding
Larus pipixcan facebook
07/16/2015 Lima, Peru
Short-billed Dowitcher banking
Limnodromus griseus facebook
05/12/2016 Danada
Short-billed Dowitcher flying
Limnodromus griseus facebook
05/12/2016 Danada
Short-billed Dowitcher flying dorsal
Limnodromus griseus facebook
05/12/2016 Danada
Short-billed Dowitcher flying tight
Limnodromus griseus facebook
05/12/2016 Danada
Short-billed Dowitcher flying ventral
Limnodromus griseus facebook
05/12/2016 Danada
Common Merganser female flying
Mergus merganser
03/26/2014 Danada
Common Merganser males flying
Mergus merganser
03/26/2014 Danada
Common Merganser male flying
Mergus merganser
02/05/2016 Fox River
Common Merganser males flying
Mergus merganser facebook
02/14/2017 Danada
Black-crowned Night-Heron flying
Nycticorax nycticorax facebook
05/30/2014 Molokai/Honolulu, Hawaii
Red-crested Cardinal flying
Paroaria coronata facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-crested Cardinal flying up
Paroaria coronata facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
House Sparrow male liftoff
Passer domesticus
05/06/2014 Kirt Prairie
House Sparrow male flying dorsal
Passer domesticus facebook
05/28/2014 Molokai, Hawaii
House Sparrow male flying frontal
Passer domesticus facebook
05/28/2014 Molokai, Hawaii
House Sparrow hovering
Passer domesticus facebook
02/06/2016 Naperville
House Sparrow male cruising
Passer domesticus facebook
02/18/2017 Monroe Harbor
Cliff Swallow flying
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
05/05/2014 Danada
Cliff Swallow flying dorsal
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
05/05/2014 Danada
Red-tailed Tropicbird courtship flying backwards
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Tropicbird flapping
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Tropicbird flying
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Tropicbird flying backwards
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Tropicbird flying calling
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Tropicbird flying frontal
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Tropicbird flying rear
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-tailed Tropicbird flying tailless
Phaethon rubricauda facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Double-crested Cormorant flying
Phalacrocorax auritus facebook
05/05/2016 Danada
Double-crested Cormorant blastoff
Phalacrocorax auritus facebook
05/06/2016 Monroe Harbor
Double-crested Cormorant flying
Phalacrocorax auritus facebook
05/06/2016 Monroe Harbor
Double-crested Cormorant skimming
Phalacrocorax auritus facebook
05/06/2016 Monroe Harbor
Double-crested Cormorant flapping
Phalacrocorax auritus facebook
05/22/2016 Whalon Lake
Double-crested Cormorant flying
Phalacrocorax auritus facebook
05/22/2016 Whalon Lake
Purple Martin female flying
Progne subis facebook
05/24/2016 Montrose Harbor
Purple Martin male flapping
Progne subis facebook
05/29/2016 Montrose Harbor
Purple Martin female flapping
Progne subis facebook
06/14/2016 Montrose Harbor
Purple Martin female landing
Progne subis facebook
06/14/2016 Montrose Harbor
Common Grackle male liftoff
Quiscalus quiscula facebook
04/24/2016 Morton Arboretum
Common Grackle male flying
Quiscalus quiscula facebook
04/01/2017 Naperville
Common Grackle flying
Quiscalus quiscula facebook
04/15/2017 Naperville
Spotted Dove flying
Spilopelia chinensis facebook
01/11/2016 Ayutthaya, Thailand
Field Sparrow winging
Spizella pusilla facebook
06/08/2016 Fermilab
Northern Rough-winged Swallow liftoff
Stelgidopteryx serripennis facebook
05/29/2016 Montrose Harbor
European Starling flying
Sturnus vulgaris
03/28/2015 Herrick Lake
European Starling flying
Sturnus vulgaris facebook
01/05/2016 Naperville
European Starling gliding
Sturnus vulgaris facebook
01/05/2016 Naperville
European Starling hovering
Sturnus vulgaris facebook
01/05/2016 Naperville
Red-footed Booby flying dorsal
Sula sula facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-footed Booby flying frontal
Sula sula facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-footed Booby flying over water
Sula sula facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-footed Booby flying rear
Sula sula facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-footed Booby flying rear legs
Sula sula facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Red-footed Booby flying ventral
Sula sula facebook
05/31/2014 Kauai, Hawaii
Tree Swallow coasting
Tachycineta bicolor
04/20/2014 Herrick Lake
Tree Swallow flapping
Tachycineta bicolor
04/20/2014 Herrick Lake
Tree Swallow flying
Tachycineta bicolor
04/20/2014 Herrick Lake
Tree Swallow winging
Tachycineta bicolor
04/20/2014 Herrick Lake
Tree Swallow male flapping
Tachycineta bicolor facebook
04/04/2015 Morton Arboretum
Tree Swallow flapping
Tachycineta bicolor
04/23/2017 Herrick Lake
Lesser Yellowlegs and Short-billed Dowitcher
Tringa flavipes facebook
05/12/2016 Danada
American Robin flying dorsal
Turdus migratorius
05/18/2014 Arrowhead Park
American Robin flying ventral
Turdus migratorius
05/19/2014 Arrowhead Park
American Robin male coasting
Turdus migratorius facebook
03/22/2015 Arrowhead Park
Andean Lapwing flapping calling
Vanellus resplendens facebook
07/19/2015 Machu Picchu, Peru
Andean Lapwing flying
Vanellus resplendens facebook
07/19/2015 Machu Picchu, Peru
Andean Lapwing flying away
Vanellus resplendens facebook
07/23/2015 Cusco, Peru
Andean Lapwing flying dorsal
Vanellus resplendens facebook
07/23/2015 Cusco, Peru
Mourning Dove flying
Zenaida macroura facebook
03/17/2015 Danada

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