*Bonus pics from the day Pip fledged - June 23, 2011*

In my archives are many previously-unpublished photos and videos of Pip, Bobby, and Violet. Here are photos from June 23rd, 2011; the day Pip fledged from the Bobst Library window ledge nest.

The newly-emptied nest:


Pip seven hours after her fledge. My vantage point was from behind a window:







The video footage of Pip as she sat on that perch can be seen via my blog post: 

The video below is of either Bobby or Violet (it was hard to tell who) trying to get away from dive-bombing kestrels. The footage was taken roughly fifteen minutes before I took the above photos of Pip. The music in the background was made by live musicians that happened to be in the park: