Horned Grebe

grebe portrait

Friends, this is a friendly horned grebe on Phantom Lake, the afternoon light was just right for a closeup portrait.  Those yellow feathers on each side of her head are the “horns”.  I don’t always get this close but he didn’t mind my vehicle.  til Tomorrow MJ

About mjspringett

Nature Photographer, searching for questions and answers

Posted on May 7, 2014, in Birds, Crex Meadows, Nature, photography and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. What an interesting and beautiful bird.

  2. I do love grebes, so perky but you have to be quick to catch them, well done!

  3. Great capture! Great closeup

  4. Unusual eye colour.

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