Taken near Ashton, Ontario, Canada

The Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Pheucticus ludovicianus, is a large seed-eating songbird in the cardinal family (Cardinalidae). It breeds in cool-temperate North America, migrating to tropical America in winter.

Nikon D300
ISO 200
EV 0.00
Spot Metering
No Flash
550 MM
WB Sunny


birds, cardinals, nature, wildlife, ecology


  • dougie1page2
    dougie1page2about 3 years ago

    nice one michael!

  • Thank you Dougie :-)

    – Michael Cummings

  • Sunsetdaze
    Sunsetdazeabout 3 years ago

    Oh what a beautiful bird and capture. Perfect depth of field and shading.

  • Thank you Cynthia :-)

    – Michael Cummings

  • yolanda
    yolandaabout 3 years ago

    Beautiful bird and capture . . well done :-)

  • Thank you Yolanda

    – Michael Cummings

  • Tim Denny
    Tim Dennyabout 3 years ago

    Great shoe Michael

  • Thank you kindly Tim :-)

    – Michael Cummings

  • AuntDot
    AuntDotabout 3 years ago

    Nice work, Michael. A beautiful bird and nice composition.

  • Thank you Aunt Dot

    – Michael Cummings

  • Lee d'Entremont
    Lee d'Entremontabout 3 years ago

    Amazing Capture Michael, Fave for Me!

  • Thank you very much Lee

    – Michael Cummings

  • ╰⊰✿ℒᵒᶹᵉ Bonita✿⊱╮ Lalonde✿⊱╮

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    (¸.·´ (¸.·´ .·´ ¸¸.·¨¯`·♥♥Wonderful capture nice clarity and detail he is so cute with the little fat stomach lol Nicely done and presented tweet it is!

  • Thank you very much :-)

    – Michael Cummings

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkeabout 3 years ago

    What a beauty. Splendid capture.

  • Thank you very much, Bunny

    – Michael Cummings

  • Elaine Bawden
    Elaine Bawdenabout 3 years ago

    Very, very beautiful :)))

  • Thank you very much, Elaine

    – Michael Cummings

  • Stephen Stephen
    Stephen Stephenabout 3 years ago

    Michael I love the lighting on this great looking bird. Well captured.

  • Thank you very much, Stephen

    – Michael Cummings

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