Archive for the ‘Winter in Morris Park’ Category

Two January Sunrises in Overbrook

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

This week, two notable sunrises have made it into the photographic galleries of the Sanguine Root. The first, earlier this week, and the second, this Friday Morning.

Sunrise in Overbrook

Sunrise in Overbrook

Sunrise in Overbrook, Philadelphia

Sunrise in Overbrook, Philadelphia

These are rare captures!

 

Cardinal in the snow

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

The Cardinals have been darting about in the snowy landscape this morning. In the snow they make an especially picturesque winter view.

Cardinal in the snow, Morris Park, Philadelphia

Cardinal in the snow, Morris Park, Philadelphia

 

 

A yellow-bellied sap sucker and a sugar maple

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Sphyrapicus varius

This male adult Yellow- bellied Sapsucker has been visiting the sugar maple outfront for a few days now.

A yellow bellied sap sucker and a sugar maple

A yellow bellied sap sucker and a sugar maple

A yellow bellied sap sucker and a sugar maple

A yellow bellied sap sucker and a sugar maple

We were able to make a short video so you can watch him in action!

This telephoto lens that fits the iPhone five has been sitting in a drawer for a while now but it actually came to be quite useful in this situation!

iPhone 5 with 12 X telephoto attachment

iPhone 5 with 12 X telephoto attachment