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Cassin's Finch - Haemorhous cassinii by amontanaview

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Taken August 27, 2012 west of Victor, Montana USA near Bear Creek in the Bitterroot Valley. Male Cassin’s Finch on an Aspen tree branch (Quaking Aspen
Populus tremuloides).

They are a Species of Concern in Montana though no significant threats have been identified. Given their occurrence in burned and harvested forests, the population declines that have been identified recently are difficult to explain.

Canon EOS 7D, Canon EF500mm f/4L IS USM, used a tripod
1/200s, f/7.1, ISO:640, 500mm, manual setting

Featured September 2012:

Featured August 2012:


Comments

  • A.M. Ruttle
    A.M. Ruttleover 2 years ago

    Hi Merle, thanks for the note about the Cassin’s being a Species of Concern; excellent portrait!

  • Thank you so much!!!

    – amontanaview

  • I photograph mostly as a naturalist and in that role I am interested in documentation, education and learning as much as I can about the species I capture digitally and hopefully share.

    – amontanaview

  • A.M. Ruttle
    A.M. Ruttleover 2 years ago

    Bravo, you bring all of us with you, Merle!

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeover 2 years ago

  • Thank you!

    – amontanaview

  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...over 2 years ago


    30 August 2012 – 1 image per 24hrs

  • Thanks for adding this photo to your group.

    – amontanaview

  • Marie Sharp
    Marie Sharpover 2 years ago

  • Marie, thank you so much!!! What a thrill. Can’t wait to see the other featured photos.

    – amontanaview

  • Tom Broderick IPA
    Tom Broderick IPAover 2 years ago

    Great shot.

  • Thank you Tom.

    – amontanaview

  • Rene Hales
    Rene Halesover 2 years ago

  • Thank you Renee.

    – amontanaview

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkeover 2 years ago

    What a gorgeous little bird. Splendid capture.

  • Thank you Bunny! I was very, very patient and took quite a few to get this one. I liked that it was so “portrait” like and clear.

    – amontanaview

  • deborah zaragoza
    deborah zaragozaover 2 years ago


    Excellent Image! 08/30/2012

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  • Thank you. I can’t wait to see the other features.

    – amontanaview

  • Steve Randall
    Steve Randallover 2 years ago

    Beautiful Work

  • Hooray! Thank you so much for the honor of being featured in this group. I will hop on over and take a look at the other photos right now!

    – amontanaview

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