June 16, 2018

Green Scenes from a New Trail Cam

I got a new trail cam from Amazon.  I didn't get the angle right at first but this gives you an idea of what it captured. The heron is a lawn ornament. Can you see Flash on the upper right?'

I cropped a few images so you can see the "critters" that it captured. The quality is not perfect but it's an improvement over my old trail cam.

I wasn't expecting to see wild critters on my front walkway, but here are some small ones: a chipmunk,  a rabbit, a cat, a cardinal, and another bird. There were multiple images of us, a few delivery people, and some with nothing of note.

Sharing with Saturday's Critters and I'd Rather B Birdin'.


  1. Love the cardinal sitting on the heron! LOL! I get a lot of 'wind shots' - the wind stirring the trees will trigger the camera … hard to avoid if you are targeting wildlife!!!

    1. Ys, I had my old trail cam set up facing a tree. Got hundreds of windswept branches pictures.

  2. It must be fun to have a trail cam. I have wondered about getting one. Interesting what gets in its sights. You captured a nice variety. Your heron is a real nice garden decoration too.

  3. Hello, great trail cam photo. I love the cute bunny and your Flash. The cardinal capture is cute. Thank you for linking up and sharing your post. Happy Sunday, enjoy your day and week ahead. PS, thanks for visiting my blog and for the comment.

  4. Excellent! It's always fun working with & learning new things with a new camera, isn't it?

    Thanks so much for sharing this with us bird watchers this week! Always appreciated.

  5. I want a trail cam. I think I'll ask for one for Christmas. You sure got some great shots. Love the cardinal on the heron. Happy Sunday!

  6. Saw my first chipmunk swim after falling into a stream near me. It didn't like that cold water.

  7. Very nice pictures with your new trail cam..... So many things to see in nature if we just take time and look around.


  8. The cardinal perched on the heron made me laugh. Fun pictures.


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