Our neighborhood roadrunner, rewriting the old chicken-crossing-the-street thing.

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Our neighborhood roadrunner, rewriting the old chicken-crossing-the-street thing.

The reason why this roadrunner crossed the street is that I stalked it across our front yard and into a neighbor’s so I could get a good snapshot of it; and it was trying to avoid me.   The picture is heavily processed, obviously.  Namely to disguise the annoying pixellation that resulted when I blew up the shot on my tablet.   Thing is, all I had on me was my cellphone – which has a good-enough 8 megapixel digital camera in it – but not much of a zoom lens.   The bird was barely noticeable in the frame.   Had to do a blow-up…