Featured in: “Wild Nature Photography & Writing”, “300+ Go Long!”, “The Birds, Absolute Clarity”

Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) North American songbird, tit family Paridae.

Cootes Paradise, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Camera Canon EOS 7D
Lens EF 400mm f/5.6L USM
ISO 1600, f/7.1, 1/2500, hand-held, RAW


  • Donuts
    Donutsalmost 3 years ago

    Lovely shot, Cheers!

  • Thank you, Donuts! :)

    – Alinka

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppalmost 3 years ago

    Very nice in-flight action shot Alinka

  • Thank you so much, Larry!

    – Alinka

  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjesalmost 3 years ago

    1 Image per day 2011/11/19
    Awesome capture a fav for me!

  • Thank you so much, Magaret!

    – Alinka

  • jules572
    jules572almost 3 years ago

    Nice clear POV showing full action of the wings, nice Bokeh, certainly a prized shot Alinka, I have one almost identical that I took along the trail in St. Jacobs. I’ll post so you can see it…Jules

  • Anne-Marie Bokslag
    Anne-Marie Bok...almost 3 years ago

  • Thanks a lot for the feature, Anne-Marie!

    – Alinka

  • Jean Gregory  Evans
    Jean Gregory ...almost 3 years ago

    More than beautiful! Exquisite!

  • Thank you so much, Jean!

    – Alinka

  • Ken McElroy
    Ken McElroyalmost 3 years ago

  • Thanks a lot for the feature, Ken!

    – Alinka

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBalmost 3 years ago

    November 25, 2011

  • Many thanks for the feature Teresa, much appreciated!

    – Alinka

  • Thomas Stevens
    Thomas Stevensalmost 3 years ago

    excellent capture!

  • Thank you so much, Thomas!

    – Alinka

  • inkedsandra
    inkedsandraalmost 3 years ago


  • Thank you so much!

    – Alinka

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