A lovely female house sparrow (Passer domesticus) has no trouble with this prickly perch. There is an interesting harmony between the bird’s beak and the thorns.
Canon Rebel XSi (450D)
Canon EF 70-200mm 1:4 L USM
200mm, 1/1250, f / 4.5, -1/3 EV, ISO 200
Reifel Bird Sanctuary, Ladner, BC
17 Jul 2009