Is it spring yet? Okay, maybe not. But after historically cold temperatures for the last two weeks here in central Virginia (and six and 1/3 snow days that shut down the city cancelled school), I got a tad excited when I saw the ice melting on the ponds at Byrd Park.       Pond gulls (probably not their scientific name)     …the stuff I brought home on my shoes.      Or, if there are TONS of… Read more »

  Recently I challenged myself to try to catch some action shots with my phone’s camera.     Not much action here. Just some seagulls, hanging out.     Although, some gulls took a little time for reflecting.     Others stretched their wings–or showed off. Can’t say for sure as I’m not really a gull expert.  BUT… I do know that birds like bread.     They will crane necks to get bread.      They will swoop and… Read more »