Canon 500D

Featured in Birds Group, August 2010

Need to identified this bird
Noisy Miner…
Manorina melanocephala (Meliphagidae).
Thank you so much Tina (PhoenixArt ) for identifying this bird !!!!

Featured in The World As We See It , or as we missed it Group, August 2010


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  • Carol2
    Carol2about 4 years ago

    Excellent close up capture and detail!!

  • Thank you very much Carol !!! ☺♥

    – Evita

  • Evita
    Evitaabout 4 years ago

  • Brian Dodd
    Brian Doddabout 4 years ago

    Great Capture!

  • Thank you Brian !!! ☺♥

    – Evita

  • PhoenixArt
    PhoenixArtabout 4 years ago

    Yay, I can help. This is a Noisy (not nosey) Miner… Manorina melanocephala (Meliphagidae). They’re very common around here.
    Nice shot. ;o)

  • Thank you very much Tina !!!
    Excellent ….Noisy Miner it is.. thank you again !!!!! ☺♥

    – Evita

  • John Vandeven
    John Vandevenabout 4 years ago

    Fantastic close up shot Evita….It has a big eye….

  • Thank you kindly John !!! ☺♥

    – Evita

  • hereforfun
    hereforfunabout 4 years ago

    Lovely close up Evita :-))

  • Thank you Trudi !!! ☺♥

    – Evita

  • dougie1page2
    dougie1page2about 4 years ago

    good shot! ♥

  • Thanks Dougie !!!! ☺♥

    – Evita

  • Barry Norton
    Barry Nortonabout 4 years ago

    Wonderful close up Evita

  • Thank you Barry !!! ☺♥

    – Evita

  • lianne
    lianneabout 4 years ago

    What an amazing shot Evita – however do you get this close??? Just fantastic detail!!

  • Thank you very much dear Lianne !!! I used my 55-250mm lens, tried to captured it with my 18-55 lens, could not get close enough for a good pic… ☺♥

    – Evita

  • Gary Kelly
    Gary Kellyabout 4 years ago

    Some people would use a different kind of canon to shoot this bird, Evita.. If I’m correct, miners are notorious for nesting under the eaves of houses and above ceilings.

  • They are a bit of a pest aren’t they? but pretty !! Thanks Gary !!! ☺♥

    – Evita

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