This Blue Heron was taking a break along the shoreline yesterday afternoon.
Hanging in the Shade 2
This Goldfinch took a minute to hang out in the shade after working over a sunflower.
This Black Swallowtail was enjoying some quality time on some zinnias.
A slightly off image of a sunflower captured yesterday morning.
This Goldfinch was taking his time in his search for a sunflower seed.
Hummingbird taking one last sip before heading to the next flower.
Sunflower Seed Thief
This Goldfinch didn't mind my presence as he found several seeds to his liking on this sunflower.
Paying another visit to a favorite flower.
A Hummingbird sampling another of the many flowers in the garden.
Found this little fellow buzzing around again this afternoon.
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