Tim Avery Birding.com

Utah Bird Photos

Since 1996 I have taken nearly 1,000,000 photos. Of those about 14,000 have made it to this website, including over 1,000 species of birds that have been viewed more than 400,000 times.



The Moon

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    "Wolf" Moon82 viewsTaken from 7,000' in Emigration Canyon, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 29, 2010
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    "Wolf" Moon95 viewsTaken from 7,000' in Emigration Canyon, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 29, 2010
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    "Wolf" Moon92 viewsTaken from 4,500' in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 29, 2010
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    "Wolf" Moon with Mars59 viewsTaken from 7,000' in Emigration Canyon, Salt Lake County, Utah. January 29, 2010
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    -10° below Moon56 viewsHyde Park, Cache County, Utah. December 26, 2015
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    Blood Moon52 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 4, 2015
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    Blood Moon40 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 4, 2015
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    Blood Moon38 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 4, 2015
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    Eclipse59 viewsMorgan County, Utah. May 20, 2012
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    Eclipse69 viewsMorgan County, Utah. May 20, 2012
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    February 20th Almost Full73 viewsI happened to run to the store and saw the moon as it rose from behind the Wasatch. It looked absolutely huge, so I hurried back to the house and set up my camera with a 50-500mmm sigma lens and 2x teleconverter, shooting with an ISO of 200 at 1/100 of a second and f/14 f-stop. Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 20, 2008
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    February 20th Almost Full78 viewsI happened to run to the store and saw the moon as it rose from behind the Wasatch. It looked absolutely huge, so I hurried back to the house and set up my camera with a 50-500mmm sigma lens and 2x teleconverter, shooting with an ISO of 400 at 1/250 of a second and f/11 f-stop. Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 20, 2008
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    Full Moon and Fast Clouds87 viewsThe clouds were booking it across the moon when I took this. It was hard to leave the shutter open, to catch the lit up clouds without washing out the moon, and having the clouds blur, which was in the end the effect. Still neat looking. Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 21, 2008
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    Full Moon and Fast Clouds75 viewsTaken with a Sigma 50-500mm lens, 2x teleconverter, at 400 ISO, f/5.6, and .8 seconds exposure time. Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 21, 2008
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    Moon65 viewsFish Springs National Wildlife Refuge (NWR), Juab County, Utah. September 2005
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    Moon 86 viewsTaken from Bonneville Golf Course, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 22, 2008
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    Moon78 viewsSalt Lake County, Utah. January 9, 2011
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    Moon Compilation58 viewsCompilation of three moon pictures form September 2005.
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    Moon over Salt Lake75 viewsSalt Lake County, Utah. January 9, 2011
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    Moon Rise57 viewsAntelope Island Causeway, Davis County, Utah. July 2007
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    Moon Rise82 viewsTaken from Bonneville Golf Course, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 22, 2008
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    Moon Rise95 viewsTaken from Bonneville Golf Course, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 22, 2008
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    Moon Rise99 viewsTaken from Bonneville Golf Course, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 22, 2008
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    Moon Rise98 viewsTaken from Bonneville Golf Course, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. February 22, 2008
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    Moon Rise75 viewsMorgan County, Utah. June 17, 2008
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    Moon Rise51 viewsMidvale, Salt Lake County, Utah. November 2014
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    Moon Rise at Zion56 viewsZion National Park at 11:59pm, Washington County, Utah. May 11, 2014
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    Moon Sliver69 viewsDammeron Valley, Washington County, Utah. February 9, 2008
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    Orange Moon125 viewsWith all the smoke in the air, the moon was an "unearthly" color tonight. I saw it as I was driving home, and was able to snap a few shots before it dropped out of site just after midnight. Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 10, 2008
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    Orange Moon105 viewsTomorrow night I'll be ready to get some good shots. Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 10, 2008
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    Orange Moon89 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 19, 2010
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    Orange Moon66 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 19, 2010
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    Orange Moon Night #291 viewsI managed to get out earlier tonight, before the moon got too low. Not quite as orange though. Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 11, 2008
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    Orange Moon Night #288 viewsI managed to get out earlier tonight, before the moon got too low. Not quite as orange though. Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 11, 2008
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    Owling71 viewsWasatch Mountains, Morgan County, Utah. June 20, 2016
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    Red Rocks49 viewsLime Ridge, San Juan County, Utah. April 18, 2015
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    Saturn113 viewsDigiscoped through a 60x scope. Little Cottonwood Canyon, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 7, 2014
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    Stars58 viewsLower Kolob Creek, Washington County, Utah. April 6, 2013
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    Stars55 viewsLower Kolob Creek, Washington County, Utah. April 6, 2013
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    Strawberry Moon61 viewsThe first full moon on the summer solstice in nearly fifty years. The last time these two phenomena occurred together was at the beginning of 1967's Summer of Love, and it won't happen again until 2062.

    Big Mountain, Salt Lake County, Utah. June 20, 2016
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    Super Moon69 viewsSandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. July 12, 2014
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    The "Supermoon"139 viewsMorgan County, Utah. June 23, 2013
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    The Moon56 viewsI have no idea where I took this. December 2006
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    The Moon48 viewsKoosharem Canyon, Sevier County, Utah. June 2007
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    The Moon56 viewsTaken just outside of Capitol Reef National Park, Wayne County, Utah. August 2007
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    The Moon50 viewsFrench Hollow, Wasatch County, Utah. October 2, 2009
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    The Moon73 viewsSalt Lake County, Utah. June 24, 2012
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    The Moon109 viewsCenter Creek, Wasatch County, Utah. September 29, 2012
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    The Moon80 viewsLee Kay Ponds, Salt Lake County, Utah. April 24, 2013
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    The Moon60 viewsEast Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. June 11, 2014
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    The Moon75 viewsBeaver Dam Slope, Washington County, Utah. January 9, 2015
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    The Moon47 viewsHenefer Lek, Morgan County, Utah. March 8, 2015
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    The Moon96 viewsA Blood Supermoon Lunar Eclipse! Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 27, 2015
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    The Moon64 viewsA Blood Supermoon Lunar Eclipse! Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 27, 2015
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    The Moon67 viewsA Blood Supermoon Lunar Eclipse! Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. September 27, 2015
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    The Moon29 viewsBeaver Dam Wash, Washington County, Utah. May 27, 2017
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