Sometimes the forest, when filled with the beautiful song of the black-capped chickadee (Poecile atricapillus), is like a grand concert hall. This bird, which found a red alder branch a convenient perch, carried the tune along with its many compatriots. Reifel Bird Sanctuary, BC, 21 Sep 2009.
Canon Rebel XSi (450D)
Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM
Canon EF 1.4x II Extender
1/320, f/8, -1/3, ISO 800, 222mm, hand held