This black-capped chickadee (Poecile atricapillus_) climbs a western redcedar (_Thuja plicata) spray in search of food. This bird found many apparently tasty insects among the evergreen sprays, including a green lacewing.
Canon Rebel XSi (450D)
Canon EF 70-200mm 1:4 L USM
Canon EF 1.4x II Extender
252mm, 1/250 sec, f / 5.6, -1/3 EV, ISO 320
Reifel Bird Sanctuary, Ladner, BC
06 Aug 2009