Recent photographs

A Chipping Sparrows perches on a fall morning, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

A Song Sparrow is backlit by the morning sun while perched in a field, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

An American Goldfinch in fall plumage hangs from the remains of a flower, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

An American Goldfinch in fall plumage feeds on a plant, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

An American Goldfinch in fall plumage scans the area, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

A Tennessee Warbler stops in an Ohio field during its fall migration south, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

A Tennessee Warbler stops in an Ohio field during its fall migration south, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

An American Goldfinch in fall plumage perches against the sky, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

An American Goldfinch in fall plumage hangs off the end of a plant, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

A Song Sparrow sings from atop a plant, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

A Field Sparrow perches in a field of gold, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

A Field Sparrow perches in a fall field, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

An immature Field Sparrow perches in a bush, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

A Song Sparrow perches above a field, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

An American Goldfinch eats thistle, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

A female Eastern Bluebird perches on a limb, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

A Yellow-rumped Warbler in fall plumage perches on a branch, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

An American Goldfinch in fall plumage hides in a small tree, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

An American Goldfinch eats the remains of a flower, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

An American Goldfinch looks around while eating, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

An American Goldfinch in fall plumage contorts its body while hanging from a plant, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

A Chipping Sparrow perches on a branch, Sharon Woods Metro Park, Westerville, Ohio.

09.09.21 update

I’ve added a variety of photos taken in parks around Central Ohio.

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