Archive for June, 2008

Here are some bird book and product reviews from magazines and journals published recently. Living Bird – Spring 2008 A Summer of Birds: John James Audubon at Oakley House, by Danny Heitman “A fine portrait of the artist” Fifty Places to Go Birding Before You Die: Birding Experts Share The World’s Greatest Destinations, by Chris […]
The Birdchaser blog has posted a fantastic analysis of the Evolution of the Bird Photo Field Guide. It puts my recent effort to shame!

by Ted Floyd

This photographic field guide is a worthy addition to your identification arsenal. And the DVD of bird songs that is also included is a very nice bonus.

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Hopefully I will finally publish my review of the Smithsonian Field Guide to the Birds of North America tomorrow. But in the meantime, here are some other reviews of this book to tide everyone over. It looks like the consensus opinion is that this guide is worth getting. The Drinking Bird A DC Birding Blog […]
A comparison and recommendation for the photographic field guides to North American birds…
This afternoon I found the new Smithsonian Field Guide to the Birds of North America waiting for me on the porch. I haven’t had time to go through it extensively, much less write a review, but I thought some of you may appreciate a quick look at it. Here are some looks at the guide. […]