Last Friday, my wife Anne C. Savage and I took a mental health break by putting our kayaks into Pickerel Lake northwest of Dexter, Michigan to drink some beer and check out the wildlife. You have probably already seen her remarkable photo of the newborn baby Canada Goose peering out from under the wing of her mother. This photo is of one of several Sandhill Cranes we saw.
There were actually two of them, apparently scouting for a nesting site. Anne proceeded to snap photos.
Anne photographing two cranes (seen in the reeds)
As we floated quietly, Anne photographing the 5-foot tall birds and me sipping my beer, I took this photo of Anne with my iPhone then fired up my iPhone iTalk app.…