I didn’t take very many pictures in 2022. Some years I sift through hundreds of shots and am hard pressed to narrow my favorites to 10. This year it only took about five minutes to find 9 favorites. The first three are flowers, so I’m submitting them for Flower of the Day.
Not a partridge in a pear tree, but a chickadee(?) in a fig tree:
Mallard. What I like about this photo is the color of the water and the reflection of nearby reeds in the water: