|A Valentine's Day sunrise sets the icicles hanging off the eves on fire, Rockford, IL; 2/14/10.|
|The beautifully marked Blue Jay at our backyard feeder, Rockford, IL; 1/30/10.|
|Another "pale" adult Blue Jay, Rockford, IL ; 1/3/10.|
|This American Crow sitting on top of our backyard grill is wondering why we aren't out there grilling him up a meal; talk about oppurtunistic! Rockford, IL; 11/7/10.|
|A European Starling, in winter "white-spotted" plumage, enjoying the suet cake in our backyard on New Year's day,|
Rockford, IL; 1/1/11.
|The mosaic-like backside of a European Starling, showing off its breeding plumage of spots and stripes,|
Montrose Point, Chicago, IL; 3/30/11.