Tag: green heron

Christmas Bird Counts

I was the lead compiler for the St. Augustine Christmas Bird Count (CBC) on December 19. Fifty volunteers tallied 149 total species and 24,687 individual birds. It has been a joy to lead the St. Augustine CBC for the last three years because it… Continue Reading “Christmas Bird Counts”

Roseate Spoonbills in Cedar Key

We left for Cedar Key on Saturday afternoon for a short, two-night stay in a house on the water. Not surprising, but tropical storm depression Fred decided to arrive while we were there. Being on the water, we were able to sit on the… Continue Reading “Roseate Spoonbills in Cedar Key”

Counting Birds at the Alligator Farm

I count birds at the Alligator Farm in St. Augustine weekly during the nesting season. Next week is our final count. Many of the baby birds have grown up and left and a few are stilling hanging around the swamp. I love doing this… Continue Reading “Counting Birds at the Alligator Farm”

Stylized Pictures

I’ve been working with my photographs to make them look like sketches, watercolors, oil paintings, etc. I’m attaching a few here so you can see some of what you can do with your photographs in post processing. I primarily use Adobe Light Room for… Continue Reading “Stylized Pictures”