Monday, July 20, 2009

Junior birdwatchers

Recently several people important in the Central Park birdwatching community sent me photos of the next generation of park bird enthusiasts. Here they are:

Frederic Lilien [creator of the films Pale Male and The Legend of Pale Male,] here shown engaged in pelagic birding with his son Sinan

Liliana Speiser, older daughter of well-know Central Park photographer David Speiser,shown here interrupting her morning's birdwatching to take part in a 4th of July parade.

David's younger daughter, Felicity, checking the field-marks of an unidentified bird perching above.