Captured in my back yard in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Camera Details: Canon EOS Digital Rebel T3I 18.0 MP CMOS, w Sigma 150mm-500mm Zoom Lens exp 6.3, Shutter speed 1/800, ISO1250 Focal Length 500mm.
Song Sparrow: Medium sparrow, heavily streaked gray-brown upperparts. Dull white underparts have dark central breast spot, thick streaks. Head has brown crown, paler median stripe, pale gray eyebrow, white chin, dark brown moustache stripe. Rust-brown wings. Tail is long, usually tinged rust-brown.
The Song Sparrow lives up to its name, being one of the most persistent singers throughout the spring and summer.
To hear their song click HERE
The World As We See It , or as we missed it.10 July 2012