Evening Grosbeak

I noticed them as I was on my way out the door–I came within a hair of completely missing them

they hardly look real, they’re so lovely
trying to capture close-up shots

This is the first sighting of a pair of Evening Grosbeaks at our feeder in all the years we’ve lived here. The Rose breasted Grosbeak is a common visitor but these do not even look related.  They must be passing through the Berkshires on their way south.  What beauties!

my first startled view after grabbing the camera


One Response

  1. I haven’t seen a Grosbeak before. They are absolutely beautiful.

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