“Waaaaaaaaaaaa! Mommy! Mommy! Feed me!!!” (Chirp, chirp, chirp!) A mother House Sparrow (Passer domesticus), having already given up all the food she brought back to the roost, considers her demanding child. Nearby, and off-frame, the father waits to bring more chow to his insatiable offspring. These parents kept quite busy, and looked a bit haggard.
Canon Rebel T1i (500D)
Canon EF 300mm 1:4 L IS USM
1/320 sec, f / 5.6, -1/3 EV, ISO 200
Reifel Bird Sanctuary, Ladner, BC
29 Jun 2010