“Far away in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see the beauty, believe in them and try to follow where they lead.” ~Louisa May Alcott
Female Rose Breasted Grosbeak, photographed in Spring Glen, New York, USA


birds, grosbeaks, songbirds, finches, animals, nature

“Sing like no one’s listening,
love like you’ve never been hurt,
dance like nobody’s watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.”
~Mark Twain

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  • Lenore Senior
    Lenore Seniorabout 3 years ago

    Great shot, Pam! You can almost tell what he’s thinking!

  • Thanks so much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • JRGarland
    JRGarlandabout 3 years ago


  • Thank you!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • Dave & Trena Puckett
    Dave & Trena P...about 3 years ago

    Beautifully captured! Amazing shot! They are so pretty!

  • Thank you so very much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • Evita
    Evitaabout 3 years ago

    Excellent capture Pamela!!! ☺♥

  • Thanks much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • LavenderMoon
    LavenderMoonabout 3 years ago

    GREAT shot!!

  • Thanks so much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • Loree McComb
    Loree McCombabout 3 years ago

    wow, what a fabulous shot

  • Thank you very much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • barnsis
    barnsisabout 3 years ago

    Awesome close up, Great work.

  • Thanks bro!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • swaby
    swabyabout 3 years ago

    Oh excellent shot Pamela!

  • Thanks so very much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • Diane Schuster
    Diane Schusterabout 3 years ago

    I love Grosbeaks, I don’t have any of the Rosy ones. I have Black Headed and Evening and I never tire of watching them. Wonderful words and image, Pamela! Dee

  • Thanks much Dee! They are great friendly birds indeed!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • biddumy
    biddumyabout 3 years ago
    Love the statuesque pose Pamela and image!!!
  • Thank you very much!

    – Pamela Phelps

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