On January 26, 2007 - Nature
The most widespread resident woodpecker in North America, the Hairy Woodpecker is one of the most familiar too. Forages by gleaning, probing, prying, scaling, tapping, and excavating. Has a size of 7-10 inches and a wingspan of 13-16 inches.
The photo is in the correct orientation, this woodpecker was walking upside down along the branch.