One year, for two weeks in December, hundreds of thousands of birds came together to dance.
I’m sure there were other reasons, like warmth, mating and protection as well as others that we humans have yet to ascertain, but all the reasons centered around the dance.
This event took place less than two miles away from where I lived in San Rafael, California. When it started I was one of a handful of people standing on a forested hill in a local cemetery. By the time it ended, thousands of people filled the ground of the cemetery and spilled out into the parking lots of two nearby shopping centers.
This shot was taken on one of the days when I was debating whether or not to go because of the weather. It was completely overcast, with out a scratch of color or blue sky. It made a great black and white.
This particular massive murmuration was only one of three or four that later assembled for the big dance.
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