Archive for 'Troglodytidae'

House Wren (Troglodytes aedon)

Very vocal and unafraid, but hard to get a good shot as the only background available was the grey clouds. Altitude: 1021 metres. It sounds like this:

Mountain Wren (Troglodytes solstitialis)

The small birds are mostly heard and not seen, and even when seen they are only seen “in-parts”, as they are only visible in small holes in the dense undergrowth in which they live. Photographing them is a real challenge as it’s hard to focus on the tiny body and not the vegetation. The Mountain […]