Female Red-winged Black Bird with nesting material

Spotted this female red-winged black bird picking up all sort of nesting materials and would perch on a yucca stalk, make couple of loud calls then disappear in a bush. So i waited a few turns till she gets something better than tissue paper. Yeah, it’s a city park – White Rock Lake Winfrey Point.

  • Canon, EOS 1D Mark IV
  • EF 500mm F4L IS USM
  • ISO 640, 1/2000, F6.3 ,700mm
  • White Rock Lake. Texas
  • April 29, 2013
Female Red-winged Black Bird with nesting material

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