Sunday, May 22, 2011
This was the finch nest yesterday morning when I watered.
This afternoon I watered and took pictures, and this first picture didn't get the whole nest, and the flash didn't go off. My camera is contrary.
So I took another one---it was fuzzy, but something was happening in the nest.
So I took another one, and as they say, third time's a charm. Keep in mind these finches are small birds. The nest is about 3-inches across. I can't quite make heads nor tails of the chicks right now, but I'm sure that will change. There is a small fern leaf in the nest, maybe that will help put it to scale.