DLJ PHOTOGRAPHY | Spring has Sprung!!

Spring has Sprung!!

May 05, 2013  •  Leave a Comment

Aside from the warmer weather, the sunshine, and the leaves and flowers that are now (finally) dotting the landscape – there is another sure sign that spring is here…..

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The baby geese are here!!!

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I’ve seen four families so far – one at the Cornell Plantations Arboretum and the others at Stewart Park at the south end of Cayuga Lake.

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I’ve learned that if you kneel down near the families and stay really still – they will generally come to you to find out if you have any food for them.  This (and my 70-300mm lens) allowed me to get some great shots of the babies (not far) away from their mamas.

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Such cute little balls of fluff – it won’t be long until they’re going through their awkward teenage phase but right now they are just the cutest thing!

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Even goose siblings get into a tussle now and again!

Enjoy the sunshine!!


Filed under: CNY Travel, photography Tagged: baby geese, cornell plantations, Ithaca NY, Stewart Park 1990

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