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Announcing the Obscured Bird Contest!

Announcing the Obscured Bird Contest! I enjoyed all the pictures that were submitted for our first GBP Contest of birds eating so much that I decided to do another one.…

GBP Bird Photograph of the Week 12/1/23

Our Bird Photograph of the Week was taken by Bajadreamer in Panama.  Here’s what he says about the shot: “This is one of the more interesting birds we photographed in…

African Safari

GBP member asteinmann has shared 1,948 GreatBirdPics from all over the world.  His recent birding trip took him to Africa and he shared the following with us about his trip:…

Mike’s Monday Pics – Portugal Birds.2

Our trip to Portugal last month wasn’t a birding trip but we did go birding a couple of times and we ended up getting 22 Lifers along the way.  Here…

GBP Bird Photograph of the Week – 11/24/23

Our GBP Bird Photograph of the Week is of a Northern Harrier.  They are often seen flying slowly over open fields; I haven’t seen many on the ground like this…

Happy Thanksgiving 2023!

Four years ago on Thanksgiving Day, GreatBirdPics.com went live.  Some of you, like XWinger became members on that first day; others like mikaff have joined recently.  So on this day…

It’s a Tie!

Last week I asked, “Which pic is better?” for two shots of the same Red-bellied (not Red-breasted) Woodpecker.  The responses were split 50/50!  Half of the responses said they liked…

More From Rebecca’s Australia Stay

Last week I posted some of pictures Rebecca Bowater took when she was in Australia.  As you recall she lives and works as a naturalist in New Zealand but when…

Mike’s Monday Pics – Portugal Stone Birds

While in Lisbon last month we took a (very crowded) bus to the Jerónimous Monastery, a historic church built to commemorate Vasco Da Gammas’ trip to India (he and other…

GBP Bird Photograph of the Week – 11/17/23

Our Bird Photograph of the Week was taken by Bajadreamer and its a wonderful shot of a Pied-billed Grebe.  I love the water-level point of view and I noticed he…
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