I was so excited to photograph this Carolina Chickadee in my yard here in Arkansas! This little bird is a real joy to watch, and I’m always happy to see them visiting my feeders.

Carolina Chickadee

Carolina Chickadee

The Carolina Chickadee is a small songbird that is native to North America. It is found in the eastern and southeastern United States, as well as in parts of Canada and Mexico. These birds are common backyard visitors, and they are known for their friendly and inquisitive nature.

Carolina Chickadees are about 5 inches long and weigh about 0.5 ounces. They have a black cap and bib, white cheeks, and a gray back and wings. Their underside is white, and they have a short tail. Carolina Chickadees are very active birds, and they are constantly flitting from tree to tree in search of food.

These birds are omnivores, and their diet consists of insects, seeds, and berries. They will also eat suet and other food that is provided at bird feeders. Carolina Chickadees are very social birds, and they often form flocks with other chickadees, titmice, and nuthatches.

I’m really happy with how this photo turned out. The Carolina Chickadee is a beautiful bird, and I’m glad I was able to capture its image in my yard. I hope you enjoy this photo as much as I do!

Gear Used:

  • Camera: Canon EOS R5
  • Lens: RF100-500 mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM


  • Location: Lavaca (Arkansas)
  • Date and Time Taken: June 28, 2022 (08:31 A. M.)
  • Exposure Mode: Manual
  • Aperture: f8
  • Shutter speed: 1/800
  • ISO: 5000 (Auto)
  • Exposure Compensation: +1 EV
  • Focal Length: 500 mm

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