A Wide and Empty Sky

8 May 2015 16 Comments Home » Birds

A Barn Swallow breaks open a wide and empty sky.

At Magee Marsh in Ohio, just before the
Biggest Week in American Birding.

A Barn Swallow breaks open a wide and empty sky

Barn Swallow, Hirundo rustica


  • Li Ku on G+ said:

    Great shot

  • Sue on Facebook said:


  • Pete on Facebook said:

    This…. is flight.

  • Alexandra on Facebook said:


  • Pete on G+ said:

    These are tough to capture in flight and with sharpness. Good work!

  • Keith on G+ said:

    Great color contrast and detail, beautiful shot.

  • Cawa on G+ said:

    Nice shot! Like it.

  • Mohammad on G+ said:

    Just at the correct time!!

  • Philippe on G+ said:

    Great, great shot! ;)

  • Raju on G+ said:

    Great capture!

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  • Laurie on Flickr said:

    Very lovely image of a swallow in flight.

  • Gaurav on G+ said:

    Great capture!

  • Diane said:

    The sky is the limit! Shimmering, soaring, sensational second in time captured for us, the mortals who crave the flight.
    Breathtaking Rick!

  • Rick said:

    Thanks Diane. First flight image in Ohio.

  • Meg on G+ said:

    Wonderful shot!

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