I didn't sleep all that well last night, and as a result am feeling nearly brain dead at this point in the day. Thankfully, there isn't much of a story behind these pictures; basically, I saw a Hairy Woodpecker up in a nearby tree when I headed out to my car this morning and thought it might be a fun change to photograph a bird in a more natural setting. It was a bit too far away for me to get really primo shots of it, but all in all these aren't too bad.
The branch it was working when it caught my eye:
Making its way up the trunk:
Finally, it took a moment to pose for me on a large knob. Much appreciated, my friend: