Evening Grosbeak (Coccothraustes vespertinus) Large and brightly colored, the Evening Grosbeak is a noticeable winter visitor to bird feeders during irruption years. When a flock settles down to feed, it can clean out a surprisingly large amount of sunflower seeds in a short time.

Taken in Algonquin Park, Ontario Canada

Nikon D300
ISO 400
EV 0.00
Pattern Metering
No Flash
650 MM


evening grosbeak, birds, trees, nature, wildlife, ecology, canada, yellow, black, white


  • Tim Denny
    Tim Dennyover 2 years ago

    Wow, super fine, great shot

  • Thank you very much Tim

    – Michael Cummings

  • Daniel Cadieux
    Daniel Cadieuxover 2 years ago

    Excellent shot, Mike!

  • Thank you very much Dan

    – Michael Cummings

  • Josie Jackson
    Josie Jacksonover 2 years ago

    Wonderful colour Michael :o)x

  • Thank you very much Josie

    – Michael Cummings

  • Wayne Wood
    Wayne Woodover 2 years ago

    superb shot here Mike

  • Thank you very much Wayne

    – Michael Cummings

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppover 2 years ago

    Very nice colorful songbird, and well documented Michael

  • Thank you very much Larry

    – Michael Cummings

  • AuntDot
    AuntDotover 2 years ago

    A beautiful and eye-catching image. The colors of the bird stand out so nicely. I also like the way you composed this.

  • Thank you very much Aunt Dot :-)))

    – Michael Cummings

  • deb cole
    deb coleover 2 years ago

    What a beautiful capture, Mike! He looks ready to fly off the screen!

  • Thank you very much Deb

    – Michael Cummings

  • Bill McMullen
    Bill McMullenover 2 years ago

    My favourite so far in your series. Great work, Mike!

  • Daniel  Parent
    Daniel Parentover 2 years ago

    Wonderfully framed image; the colours just pop!

  • Thank you very much Dan

    – Michael Cummings

  • Trish Meyer
    Trish Meyerover 2 years ago

    Great capture of this lovely bright sight on a Winter day !

  • Thank you very much Trish

    – Michael Cummings

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