Photography by J.D. Magers

Thornton, Colorado, USA

Added on by J.D. Magers.

The advantage of living next to open space is you get to attract wildlife.  This photograph of a Northern Flicker was made in my backyard, through our kitchen window.  The Norther Flicker is a woodpecker.  They're awesome, especially that red patch on their crown.

Location and Date: Thornton, Colorado, USA; 12 March 2016

Tech Specs: 1/200s @ f/5.6.  300mm @ ISO 250

Camera & Lens: Canon 7D Mark II; Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM