The Speckled Pigeon (Columba guinea), or (African) Rock Pigeon, is a pigeon that is a resident breeding bird in much of Africa south of the Sahara.
This one enjoyed the early sun and water in my garden in Gauteng, South Africa.
PHOTOGRAPHY: Birds in my garden
CanonPowerShot SX40 HS
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speckled pigeon, columba guinea, african, rock pigeon, bird, sun, water, garden, elizabeth kendall

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  • Maree  Clarkson
    Maree Clarksonover 1 year ago

    What a haven they have in this heat Elizabeth! Gorgeous capture!

  • Thanks so much Maree….I wish I was a dove today!!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELover 1 year ago

    So beautiful Elizabeth… lovely capture.

  • Thanks Andrea, glad you like it!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

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    Vittaover 1 year ago

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  • Thanks so much Vitta!!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

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    pcfyiover 1 year ago

    Featured 1-27-2013

  • Many thanks for the feature !

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • John44
    John44over 1 year ago

    Baie mooi Elizabeth
    Een mooie duif !!
    Groete uit Holland

  • Baie dankie John, waardeer jou boodskap baie! Groete.

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Rose Landry
    Rose Landryover 1 year ago

    Awesome image Elizabeth!

  • Thanks so very much Rose!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • © Linda Callaghan
    © Linda Callaghanover 1 year ago

    stunning close up shot Elizabeth…and what beautiful tones …love the eye!

  • Thanks so much Linda!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Maree  Clarkson
    Maree Clarksonover 1 year ago

    7 Feb 2013

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  • Baie dankie Maree, my welkom tuis-blymakertjie!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

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