Michigan Birds

iaustin on January 12th, 2013

Michigan Belted KingFisher – The Michigan Blue Streak Megaceryle Alcyon  The Belted Michigan KingFisher  – Blue Streak Michigan is an elusive bird. The Belted KingFisher is swift in flight, quick on aerial maneuvers and one of the most fascinating and entertaining birds to watch when catching fish. When the KingFisher fish, it power dives downward […]

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iaustin on December 28th, 2012

Lone White Dove – Michigan Bird One day while standing in one of my favorite Michigan wild life wetland bird photo spots… A small white object appeared in my right peripheral vision, at first, I thought it was just another White Egret, so I didn’t really pay much attention.  However, the bird was much smaller […]

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iaustin on December 21st, 2012

Nature Photography – Michigan Great Blue Heron One Early Morning in a Michigan Metro Park During my regular excursion into nature, I would often encounter this large and Prehistoric looking bird with big bluish, grayish plummage. I have seen this giant Great Blue Heron many times, but have never gotten tired of Michigan Blue Heron […]

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iaustin on November 25th, 2012

  Nature Photography – Michigan Cooper’s Hawk One Early Morning in one of the Michigan Metro Parks… I went on my traditional weekend walk in the park several weeks ago. There appeared to be an unusual amount of predatory Cooper’s Hawk activity this Michigan fall season. This particular morning the air was crisp with a […]

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iaustin on October 10th, 2012

  Green Heron, Nature Photography of Michigan Birds What a wonderful opportunity for nature photography – I happened upon a group Green Herons (technically referred to as a hedge, scattering, or battery) of overly spirited Herons moving frantically about a hidden wetland one early afternoon. This particular wetland accommondates a variety of Michigan Birds. The […]

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iaustin on April 14th, 2012

  Osprey Nature Photography – Michigan Osprey One Early Morning in a Michigan Metro Park I went Osprey hunting several weeks ago, based on the historical patterns that the return of the Osprey’s was imminent after a long winter. The early morning air was crisp and chilly to my hands and also it seemed to […]

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iaustin on March 19th, 2012

Sandhill Crane Michigan All about the Sandhill Crane Michigan Bird.  What a rather strange and peculiar looking bird. The SandHill Crane looks more like a giant Big-Bird television character than a natural bird of Michigan. Grus Canadensis My first exposure to the rather large Sandhill Crane Michigan Bird took place several years ago. One day, […]

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iaustin on December 26th, 2011

Michigan Birds  – Nature Photography by Ike Austin Enjoy the many photography nature and wildlife shots, listen to the thoughts and feelings that these images place in your heart. In my personal walk with nature it has been truly therapy to my soul.  These nature photography and bird pictures will help relieve stress and help you […]

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