Birds in Lincoln Park

Goslings around the North Pond in Lincoln Park, Chicago - Nature photography by Michael Courier

A gosling at the North Pond in Lincoln Park.

Goslings around the North Pond in Lincoln Park, Chicago - Nature photography by Michael CourierBlack-crowned Night Heron at the North Pond in Lincoln Park, Chicago - Nature photograph by Michael Courier

A black-crowned night heron hunting at the North Pond in Lincoln Park.

A flamingo at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago - Nature photograph by Michael Courier

A flamingo at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago.

A flamingo at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago - Nature photograph by Michael Courier

A headshot of a flamingo at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago.

This weekend I rented a bigger telephoto lens than I normally like to use, so I took the opportunity to wander around the North Pond and the Lincoln Park Zoo to photograph some of the animals.