ctofcsco's photos with the 1.4X

Fully Aware

Fully Aware
This nearly adult Magpie (note slightly shorter than full length tail feathers) was keeping a close eye on me but yet still content to show off his beautiful coloring.

Black-billed Magpie
Pica hudsonia
ORDER: Passeriformes
FAMILY: Corvidae
Colorado Sprin…
Added on August  6, 2018

Rufous Dive

Rufous Dive
Rufous Hummingbird
Selasphorus rufus
ORDER: Caprimulgiformes
FAMILY: Trochilidae
Colorado Springs, CO

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Rufous_Hummingbird/overview

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Added on August  6, 2018

USAF CV-22 Osprey

USAF CV-22 Osprey
Colorado Springs, CO

www.af.mil/About-Us/Fact-Sheets/Display/Article/104531/cv...

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Added on June 25, 2018

Topside

Topside
USAF Thunderbirds

performing for the

2018 United States Air Force Academy Graduation
Colorado Springs, CO

www.afthunderbirds.com

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Added on May 31, 2018

Black-headed Grosbeak

Black-headed Grosbeak
Colorado Springs, CO

Pheucticus melanocephalus
ORDER: Passeriformes
FAMILY: Cardinalidae

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Black-headed_Grosbeak/overview

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Added on May 28, 2018

Half Moon

Half Moon
Colorado Springs, CO

Illumination 60.4%

www.timeanddate.com/moon/usa/colorado-springs

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Added on May 23, 2018

DM240

DM240
Fairchild Republic A-10C Thunderbolt II
over
Colorado Springs, CO

355th Fighter Wing
United States Air Force
Air Combat Command's Twelfth Air Force
stationed at
Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Arizona
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/355th_Fighter_Wing

NOT…
Added on May 23, 2018

Launch

Launch
Black-billed Magpie
Pica hudsonia
ORDER: Passeriformes
FAMILY: Corvidae

Colorado Springs, CO

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Black-billed_Magpie/overview

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Added on May 26, 2018

Spirit of New York

Spirit of New York
Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit
Colorado Springs, CO

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northrop_Grumman_B-2_Spirit

USAF 509th Bomb Wing (509 BW)
Air Force Global Strike Command, Eighth Air Force
Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/509th_Bomb_Wing
w…
Added on May 22, 2018

Colobus Monkey

Colobus Monkey
Angolan black-and-white colobus (Colobus angolensis)
Eastern black-and-white colobus (Colobus guereza)

Denver Zoo, Denver, CO
www.denverzoo.org

www.awf.org/wildlife-conservation/colobus-monkey

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Added on May 17, 2018

Andy D

Andy D
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Accipitriformes
Family:Cathartidae
Genus:Vultur

Andean Condor
Vultur gryphus
Denver Zoo, Denver, CO
www.denverzoo.org/evita
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andean_condor

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Added on May 20, 2018

Casuarius casuarius / DOUBLE-WATTLED CASSOWARY

Casuarius casuarius / DOUBLE-WATTLED CASSOWARY
Denver Zoo, Denver, CO

Class: Aves
Order: Casuariiformes
Family: Casuriidae
Genus: Casuarius
Species: casuarius

www.denverzoo.org/animals/double-wattled-cassowary

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Added on May 17, 2018

Zalophus californianus / CALIFORNIA SEA LION

Zalophus californianus / CALIFORNIA SEA LION
Denver Zoo, Denver, CO

Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Otariidae
Genus: Zalophus
Species: californianus

www.denverzoo.org/animals/california-sea-lion

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Added on May 16, 2018

Crested Quills

Crested Quills
Crested porcupine
Denver Zoo, Denver, CO

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crested_porcupine

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Mammalia
Order:Rodentia
Family:Hystricidae
Genus:Hystrix
Species:H. cristata

Hystrix cristata

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Added on May 16, 2018

Skirting the Ridge

Skirting the Ridge
It's official, they will soon be back in town!
(I expect to hear their falcons roar into town on the 20th or 21st)

afthunderbirds.com/site/2018/05/14/thunderbirds-show-seas...

2016 USAFA Graduation Flyover
United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Sprin…
Added on May 15, 2018

Only 10 more days

Only 10 more days
until the Thunderbirds are back in town!

Actually even fewer as they normally practice for at least one or two days before graduation. I don't think they have actually announced when they will return to performances yet but I'm certainly hoping they wil…
Added on May 13, 2018

Flying Bennett Peak

Flying Bennett Peak
Sandhill Cranes
flying with a Bennett Peak backdrop ...
Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, CO

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Sandhill_Crane/id
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bennett_Peak

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Added on March 29, 2018

Just Crane Antics

Just Crane Antics
A rather enthusiastic "Jump-rake" as the jumping crane was clearly a bit higher than necessary to "kick out" toward its partner. :)

Sandhill Cranes (Antigone canadensis)
Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, CO

ORDER: Gruiformes
FAMILY: Gruidae

www.allaboutbi…
Added on March 15, 2018