About a year ago we noticed some woodpeckers had moved into a tree in the yard. They're beautiful birds, really, with black and white stripes and the male has a red head. I vowed then to photograph them, and I tried many times over the summer, but I had no luck.
Until now that is. Introducing two Nutall's Woodpeckers living in my back yard (click to enlarge):
That last picture shows the female. She's really shy, and this was the best shot I could get.