May 29, 2012

Blue on blue

Blue on blue by ricmcarthur
Blue on blue, a photo by ricmcarthur on Flickr.
I have been trying for years to get a decent photo of an indigo bunting.
We were "up north" on the Carden alvar when we saw this beautiful male.
He was a bit far away but I'm not complaining
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Passerina cyanea for those inclined to latin names.

For more information go to:

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/indigo_bunting/id

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