Snowstorm and Robin

In mid-April, snow fell regularly. The robins had arrived earlier in the month and I wasn’t sure how they would feel about the weather. One afternoon, I photographed this one for a little while. He didn’t seem to have any issues with the white stuff as he bombed through it and flew around to a few different spots around the yard.

11 responses

  1. Amazing photos, love the contract of the Robin’s plumage against the white of the snow. They are such interesting little big to to watch.

    May 25, 2021 at 3:38 pm

    • Thanks Ryan! Your lockdown series is beautiful and engaging. You’ve captured the swings of emotions in your imagery. Great work!!!

      May 27, 2021 at 10:56 am

      • Thank you Christopher for your kind words.

        May 27, 2021 at 2:31 pm

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  3. Brave birds—they seem to know late season snow is not going to stay.

    May 25, 2021 at 7:52 am

    • True – determined even when winter hits them with a last gasp.

      May 27, 2021 at 10:59 am

  4. Anonymous

    He looks kind of grumpy to me. Especially in the first photo.

    May 25, 2021 at 7:32 am

  5. I always feel sorry for them when it snows but know that some overwinter here in the ravines. This one looks so bright against the white.

    May 25, 2021 at 7:26 am

    • Hi Jane! I’ve heard of the overwinterers but haven’t seen them – yet. I’d get out of here if I had to winter outside – and had wings!

      May 27, 2021 at 11:01 am

  6. Anonymous

    Genius 👍. Beautiful pics – again

    May 25, 2021 at 6:41 am

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