This gallery contains some of the photographer's favorite images.

Keel-billed Toucan

Keel-billed Toucan

Acorn Woodpecker

Acorn Woodpecker with acorn at granary tree

Ash-throated Flycatcher, with butterfly (California Sister)

Ash-throated Flycatcher, with butterfly (California Sister)

American Avocet

Silhouette of American Avocet feeding at sunrise

Clark's Grebe, with chick riding on parent's back

Clark's Grebe, with chick riding on parent's back

Mountain Bluebird

Mountain Bluebird

Little Bee-eaters, huddled together on a cold and windy morning

Little Bee-eaters, huddled together on a cold and windy morning

Andean Cock-of-the-rock

Andean Cock-of-the-rock

Golden-tailed Sapphire (multi-flash set-up)

Golden-tailed Sapphire (multi-flash set-up)

Painted Bunting

Painted Bunting perched on foxtail

Brandt's Cormorant, courtship display

Brandt's Cormorant, courtship display

Atlantic Puffin

Atlantic Puffin

Cedar Waxwings

Cedar Waxwings

Cedar Waxwing, feeding on toyon berries

Cedar Waxwing, feeding on toyon berries

Orange-chinned Parakeet

Orange-chinned Parakeet

Southern Ground Hornbill

Southern Ground Hornbill

Hooded Merganser, female

Hooded Merganser, female

White-tailed Kite

White-tailed Kite

Black-necked Stilts, post-coital dance

Black-necked Stilts, post-coital dance

Black Oystercatchers, mating

Black Oystercatchers, mating