Tag Archives: blurry

Silly Camera

Autofocus is one of the greatest inventions in photography… letting the camera quickly do the tedious chore of adjusting the lens to bring the appropriate subject into crystal clear focus.  It’s absolutely necessary when taking photos of the swift and … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Squirrel | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

The Flash

Squirrels can move pretty fast when they want to…. but this is ridiculous!  I anticipated this squirrel jumping out of my birdbath “feeder” just right to catch him in midair.  That blurry gray shape you see in the lower middle … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Squirrel | Tagged , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Fuzz Face

Though the weather is usually dreadful this time of the year, the winter actually has one key advantage when it comes to taking photos of our arboreal friends.  With the trees completely bare, the major visual obstruction to the highways … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Squirrel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

With The Greatest Of Ease

The subject of this photo is out of focus, but I don’t care.  When squirrels get riled up and chase each other at breakneck speeds through trees, it turns sciurine photography into a total game of chance.  Aim your camera … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Squirrel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Beam Me Up!

It’s a shame I haven’t been taking advantage of the unusually warm weather we’ve had this February to take more squirrel photos… but at least I have such a voluminous archive of shots from the past five years that I … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Squirrel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments