Photos of a female Hooded Merganser taken near Shelbyville, Illinois – 2021
A Coyote Stare. A rare encounter with a common Coyote in the Midwest made for a fabulous and interesting photo opportunity.
Late fall in the Midwest means active white-tailed deer looking for a mate. This small buck wasn’t letting a fence get in his way. Photography by Midwest Bliss
Wordless Wednesday – Hangry Hummingbirds. Tow hummingbirds fight over the last food from a nearby feeder.
Wordless Wednesday – Squirrel Eating Lunch. A squirrel finds a cheesy snack and has a feast of a lunch.
Family of Geese take the kids for a swim. Wordless Wednesday – Swimming Lessons
Wordless Wednesday – Ring-neck Pheasant. A rare sighting of a male Ring-neck Pheasant.
Wordless Wednesday – Just Chilling. Goose takes in a spring day just sitting around in the grass.
A Cardinal spotted on a recent Illinois hike in early spring. Wordless Wednesday – Spring Cardinal.
The common Ring-billed Gull. A beautiful example of a common Midwest bird.