Hairy Woodpecker Female

Posted by on Dec 10, 2013 | 1 comment

Hairy Woodpecker Female

Hairy Woodpecker Female / Pic chevelu femelle (Picoides villosus)   Montreal. December 2013.  Feasting on suet and grain Nikon D600/Sigma 150-500mm  f5.0-6.3 @ 500mm, f9.0, 1/1250s ISO 1000 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs...

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Northern Flicker

Posted by on Apr 21, 2013 | 0 comments

Northern Flicker

Northern Flicker / Pic Flamboyant (Colaptes auratus) April 2013. Female Northern Flicker / Pic flamboyant femelle.   Nikon D600/Nikkor AF 70-200mm f3.5 @ 550mm, f6.3, 1/200s ISO 1000 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Big Woody Rampage

Posted by on Feb 20, 2012 | 0 comments

Big Woody Rampage

This rarely seen pileated woodpecker decided to target this tree not far from my house during the Spring of 2008. Two years later the tree had to be taken down. It had not survived the assault. . Nikon D200, Nikkor 18-200mm @200mm; f5.6, 1/200s, ISO360 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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