Birds have long been associated with liberty. They appear inaccessible and strange to us because of their liberated ability to fly. Fortunately, there is a method to interact directly with nature and see all sorts of birds in their natural habitat without scaring them away or harming them.
Lisa, who goes by the handle Ostdrossel on social media, has always been captivated by nature and various bird species, so when she moved to Macomb County, Michigan, from Germany, she was compelled to have a closer look at the brightly colored birds in her yard, which are unusual in her homeland.
She began looking into how she might do it, and as a consequence, she now has hundreds of wonderful images of many beautiful bird species, their amusing looks, magnificent stances, and occasionally bizarre behavior. We featured some of Lisa’s photos on Bored Panda two years ago, but many more gorgeous birds have visited Lisa’s yard since then.
She’d put up a video trap to assist her implement her concept of examining the birds up close while experimenting with various treats to entice them in. She used a bird feeder cam, which comprises of a camera box, a macro lens, and a bird feeding platform that can be attached.
When a bird arrives to eat, she uses a small camera with a motion sensor to capture it in a non-intrusive manner. Her nighttime ritual consists of sifting through an astonishing amount of images shot throughout the day, which can number in the thousands. Every day, regardless of the weather, a photoshoot takes place in Lisa’s yard.
The birds return to Lisa’s yard on a regular basis, and some of them come so often that you can distinguish them among the rich collection and discover their distinct characteristics. Enjoy the remarkable glimpse into the lives of gorgeous birds, from funny doves to melancholy blue jays to humorous bluebirds.