This week’s challenge calls for Roy G. Biv, or all the colors of the rainbow. Instead of going with books like the last time this prompt showed up, I decided to post a lovely photo of a scarlet macaw, one of the most colorful birds I’ve ever seen! Large version available here.
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Blue And Yellow Macaw
Came across this fellow while he was getting an afternoon snack. He didn’t seem to mind me, though…Large version available here.
Scarlet Macaw, Up Close And Personal
Paradise Village shows off their resident parrots every couple of days. You have to keep your distance most of the time, but you can pose with their scarlet macaw after the show. Normally the hotel staff takes your photo and sells you prints – I have one that needs to get framed, in fact – but they were gracious enough to let me get my own close-up shot. Large version available here.
There are about half a dozen parrots on display at Paradise Village in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico. Normally you can only see if then in their cages…unless you know when they’re taken out and having the cages cleaned. As long as you don’t get *too* close, they’re fine with some quick photos. This one was taken so close, you can see my reflection in the parrot’s eye! Large version available here.
California Scrub Jay
Large version available here. I followed this one around for about fifteen minutes, and he let me get surprisingly close. It’s almost like he’s striking a pose…
Ready For Your Close-Up?
I found this gull at San Francisco’s Municipal Pier over by Aquatic Park. I swear, it was posing for me…
Weekly Photo Challenge: One, Or: Another Seagull Of The Wharf
Another week, another challenge. Unlike the previous bird, it took some sneaking, but I managed to get a close-up.