March 18, 2017

A Few More Snowy Scenes

The snow didn't last long! Today temperatures were well above freezing and then in late afternoon, it rained, washing away all but piled-up snow.
Squirrel in Black and White


I took plenty of pictures while the snow was pretty, though. Birds and small animals stand out nicely, as do plants.

Here we see a robin, a cardinal and woodpecker at a feeder, a purple finch, and a branch that was just outside my window.



The last two pictures show my neighbor's dog. When I looked at thumbnails of these in Adobe Bridge, I wondered why I took them. I didn't see Molly rolling in the snow!

When I looked at larger versions, there she was, having fun. I cropped these so you can see her too.

15 comments:

  1. The snow does make a lovely backdrop. Sweet back yard critters and the dried flower is lovely.

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  2. Snow is always such a lovely companion when you have to take some shots of the wild Nature, thank you Dearest Linda for sharing your outstanding images !

    Wishing you a most lovely Sunday and new week to come

    XOX Dany

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  3. Great photos!
    Love the squirrel in black and white
    A white dog in the snow is hard to see, but it is a FUN photo!

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  4. I love the woodpecker, its a great image!

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  5. So, so pretty! I enjoy 'seeing snow from my computer'....but cold and white isn't for me. I like living in the South. lol

    What glorious images today.

    Thanks so much for your participation this weekend at I'd Rather B Birdin'! I never stop enjoying your birding photos.

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  6. I had a dog who would roll in the snow also, funny

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  7. Hello, love your feeder birds. Especially the cool woodie. I miss feeding the birds. Thank you so much for linking up and sharing your post. Have a happy day and new week ahead!

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  8. Love the squirrel! And your bird photos are gorgeous. We had heavy snow this morning here in Smithfield - no accumulation, but it sure was pretty while it was snowing.

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  9. Great squirrel picture - love the highlights on his back.

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  10. I am so glad you enjoy your snow. I would be miserable. I love the photo of the dog. We have a couple dogs who absolutely love the snow.

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  11. I like the expression you captured on that robin!

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  12. The critters must be impatient at times for spring!

    I saw the first robins up here since fall over the weekend.

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  13. The birds do stand out well against the snow. Pretty pictures!

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  14. great shots of the birds. Love the composition of the first image. Perfect!

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