Cerulean Warbler in Silver Maple swamp

He was still for several minutes until a Least Flycatcher chased him from this perch.

  • sparroweye 7y

    You are so lucky. We do not see as many warblers in Florida. I have seen a summer tanager. I have never heard of this bird. I must look it up in my bird book.
  • Jonathan Harris 7y

    I have yet to see this bird! Great shot!


    Are these guys shy?
  • rwolfert PRO 7y

    Very nice. Not easy to photograph.
  • Lissa Bruce 7y

    wow great shot - never seen one of these before - very pretty.
  • Marty Burke PRO 7y

    Wonderful image! Well done. Spent a part of the day Wednesday observing several Cerulean Warblers in the canopy of Queen's University Pangman Reserve. Frustrating, as they never offered a clear view for the camera - especially with the trees leafing out now. They're just a beautiful Warbler!
  • naturelover2007 PRO 7y

    I will have to visit the Peterborough area. Is there a special area that is good for birding? You have captured quite a few birds I have not seen here in Whitby. This one is lovely (blue is my favourite colour),
  • Petroglyph PRO 7y

    There is no particular spot here but in the peterborough area, there is a good mix of habitats - boreal species find the southern limits of their breeding range here, not far from the northern limit for many southern species. The local birds are great but we often head south to the Lake Ontario shore to watch migrants and waterbirds. Good luck!
  • Adelae 7y

    Your bird pictures are great! I've never seen a Cerulean.
  • jealee 7y

    I am interested in using this photo in a factsheet for a non-profit organization. Could you please contact me about photo rights? jeayoonlee@gmail.com

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  • Jerry DeBoer 7y

    Wow. Great shot of a hard to get close to warbler. I do not ever recall finding a photostream that looks like the photographer enjoys the exact same stuff as I do. Very nice job, and hope to come back when I get a few more minutes!
  • Ed Schneider PRO 7y

    Man, this is awesome! I think in the spring I'm going to East Tennessee to find this bird. I think it's my closest option. Great job!
  • Gavan Watson PRO 5y

    Thanks for sharing this photo with a creative commons license—I'm including it in a presentation on Birding and Place at the 2010 American Educational Research Association conference.
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