June is an exciting time for nature enthusiasts in North America, as the weather warms up, and the natural world comes to life. It's also a great time for digiscoping, as many wildlife species are active and visible. In this blog post, we'll explore some of the things you can digiscope in June in North America.
June is an excellent month for birdwatching and digiscoping, as many species are breeding and nesting. This is a great time to capture photos and videos of baby birds in the nest or fledglings as they learn to fly. Some common bird species to look out for in June include songbirds such as the American goldfinch, eastern bluebird, and Baltimore oriole. Waterbirds such as herons, egrets, and ducks are also active and visible in June.
June is a great time to capture photos and videos of wildflowers, as many species are in bloom. This is a great opportunity to experiment with macro digiscoping, capturing close-up shots of intricate details and vibrant colors. Some common wildflowers to look out for in June include lupines, sunflowers, black-eyed Susans, and fireweed.
Butterflies are a staple of summer, and June is an excellent time to capture photos and videos of these colorful insects. Many species are active and visible, fluttering from flower to flower in search of nectar. Some common butterfly species to look out for in June include monarchs, swallowtails, and painted ladies.
June is also an excellent time to capture photos and videos of mammals, as many species are active and visible. This is a great time to capture images of baby animals and to observe the behavior of animals such as deer, squirrels, and chipmunks. Some larger mammals, such as bears and moose, may also be visible in certain areas.
Finally, June is a great time to capture photos and videos of landscapes, as the natural world is in full bloom. This is a great time to experiment with panoramic digiscoping, capturing sweeping views of mountains, forests, and waterfalls. Sunrise and sunset can also be great times to capture dramatic images of the natural world.
June is an exciting time for nature enthusiasts in North America, and digiscoping is a great way to capture the beauty and diversity of the natural world. From birds and wildflowers to butterflies and mammals, there are plenty of opportunities to capture stunning images and videos. With a little patience and practice, you can take your digiscoping to the next level and create beautiful images that capture the essence of the natural world in June