With the grip of COVID-19 and forcing me to spend more time in doors between assignments, I treated myself to a 200mm-500mm lens, set up the feeders in my backyard and watched the magic happen.

A Northern Mockingbird goes after a fly in a parking lot at the University at Albany.

A Blue Jay takes off from a platform feeder.
A female and male Red Bellied Woodpecker feed from a stacker.
A Coopers Hawk looks for prey on top of shrubs in a White Street backyard in Schenectady.