This weekend I so enjoyed a charm of goldfinches at the feeders. The finches’ subtle, faded out of season colors somehow match the winter landscape.

goldfinch on the lilac

a winter goldfinch

goldfinch in the tree

goldfinch nibbling at seed pods

goldfinches at new birdfeeder

goldfinches at the feeder

goldfinches in flight

This last image is a merge of two snapshots to show the motion of the birds in flight.

Shooting mostly from inside, I now have a better appreciation for how dirty my windows are.