This bird must really not like my camera

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Agree, most likely thinking it is a place to nest. I have a camera mounted under an eave and the same thing is happening. The camera has had a starling (looks like the same type as the one on your cam) take a run at the camera two or three times.


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I have a couple of wild guesses:

The birds see a reflection of something like a worm or bug in the lens and then try to go after it.
Or, the IR LEDs look like something worth eating like small berries.
 

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Dome, but one of the new big bodied 5MP ones from Dahua. Camera does have a large, black face.
 

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They drilled into the front facade columns a couple of years ago. They're now living in it. I don't have the heart to turn them out.
I hear ya. I've been meaning to evict 2 families from my siding from last year. They are likely gone, hopefully no new tenants are already in there.
 
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