God painted you blue….and I love you! The Greater Blue-eared Glossy-starling or Greater Blue-eared Starling (Lamprotornis chalybaeus) is a bird that breeds from Senegal east to Ethiopia and south through eastern Africa to northeastern South Africa and Angola. (Wikipedia) Pic taken in my garden Gauteng, South Africa. Photography: Birds in my garden Canon PowerShot SX40 HS FEATURED in The Birds 8 December 2012. FEATURED in Nature and Man 18 December 2012.