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Featured in THE WORLD AS WE SEE IT OR AS WE MISSED IT! on 16 June 2013
A collage made of pictures of birds either seen in our garden or from our garden in the North-East of England. A pair of mourning doves nests in a tree outside our garden every year and the seagull perches on the roof of the house opposite and thinks that he rules the street. The starling was a total surprise. I did not see it as I was taking a picture of the pansies and it did not see me. It must have landed just as I was focusing the camera. The baby thrush fell out of its nest and fortunately landed among the budding hyacinths and not on the patio. All frames taken with my Canon PowerShot S3 IS camera in Auto mode, except for the baby thrush, for which I used my Canon PowerShot A3100 IS camera in Macro mode.

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collage, birds, seagull, baby robin, mourning dove, baby thrush, feathers, summer, garden

My life is divided between teaching Music and Photography. The instruments I play are organ, piano, clarinet and saxophone. I taught German and Spanish before my retirement, but since I got my digital camera no longer have time for them!

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  • BlueMoonRose
    BlueMoonRoseover 1 year ago

  • CanyonWind
  • I am so delighted that my collage has been featured in the Group! Thank you ever so much, Pop’s.

    – BlueMoonRose

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppover 1 year ago

    Very nice capture

  • Thank you, Larry.

    – BlueMoonRose

  • ╰⊰✿ℒᵒᶹᵉ Bonita✿⊱╮ Lalonde✿⊱╮

    Congratulations on your feature nicely done
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  • Thank you, Bonita.

    – BlueMoonRose

  • billfox256
    billfox256over 1 year ago

    A wonderful collage!!! Each of the birds is in a excellent setting!!!
    Congratulations on being featured!!! Bill

  • Thank you, Bill.

    – BlueMoonRose

  • Ana Belaj
    Ana Belajover 1 year ago

    Wonderful collage Kathryn!

  • Thank you, Ana.

    – BlueMoonRose

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheepover 1 year ago

    Beautiful! Congrats on your feature!!

  • Thank you, Gena.

    – BlueMoonRose

  • Evita
    Evitaover 1 year ago

    Lovely collage !!! ☺♥

  • Thank you, Evita.

    – BlueMoonRose

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