Tuesday, January 29, 2013

American Cardinal

Red in winter is a beautiful thing. Red outdoors in winter is an even more beautiful thing.
A red American Cardinal in winter outdoors adds so much beauty to the landscape. And this little guy was just begging to be photographed on my last trip to Mustatatuck, so I obliged. It's the only photos in the refuge I took that day as I was just making a quick trek through from my Ewing Bottoms adventure. Hope your week is off to a great start. Severe storms coming tonight. Living on the edge in this place we call the Ohio River Valley. ENJOY!


  1. Whow ... his colour really pops out at you. Lovely photo Carol.

  2. He is lovely against the silvery gray background.

  3. He really pops against wintery branches.

  4. These cardinals behave like true winter heroes! They endure winter's hardship like champs!

  5. Lovely to see a Cardinal, we don't have them here and I miss them!

  6. Gorgeous... love your photography. I'm your newest follower and rss subscriber...

    1. Welcome Madge, you have a fantastic blog and you shoot with Pentax. Oh, how I miss my old Pentax manual camera and shooting film. Carol