Oooohhhh.... what is this STUFF?!   by maxy

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This blue jay was bravely facing the storm for his food. Here he’s stopped and looking rather… well disgusted! I think he’s intensely trying to wish the snow be-gone!

As is, Untouched from the camera
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX10 IS
Shutter: 1/159 sec.
Aperture: F/5.7
Focal Length: 100mm
ISO: ISO-800
Metering: Pattern

Tags

snow, winter, birds, new hampshire, blue jays

I love to fly….. that’s what I do and what I’ve ever wanted to do and now… well as you can see I am doing just that! Now the wonderful world opens up for others who may want to also fly and capture incredible shots… I have an extra seat up yonder! yup yup yup! (and insurance etc…. :-)

Aerial shots flourish! :-) HUGS!

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  • Tracy Faught
    Tracy Faughtalmost 5 years ago

    ahhhhhh,,,poor fella! lol!! Great capture my dear!! That snow is driving down pretty hard!! :]

  • I couldn’t believe the winds and amount of snow blowing around and gusting!!! Yet – there were the birds!!! My my such persistence!!! Thank you so much Tracy! Sooo happy you like it! xoxo!

    – maxy

  • Raymond Kerr
    Raymond Kerralmost 5 years ago

    Great shot.. lots of snow !!!

  • Er… lots of snow yes!!! But we’re overdue… it was unbelievable – the winds, the gusts and there’s the birds.. just braving it out for their food! Amazing creatures! Thank you so much Ray! Sooo happy you like it! xoxo!

    – maxy

  • AliceDoodles
    AliceDoodlesalmost 5 years ago


    Your cohosts Cee and Chris

  • Thank you so much Cee and Chris! This bird showed sooo much dedication and determination to get at what food was there then the gusts and winds kicked up – it balanced and stood it out! lol! Sooo happy you like it! xoxo!

    – maxy

  • Munggo
    Munggoalmost 5 years ago

    Excellent

  • Thank you so much Munggo! Birds sure are creatures of habit no matter what! lol! Sooo happy you like it! xoxo!

    – maxy

  • dougie1page2
    dougie1page2almost 5 years ago

    lol!

  • Isn’t this amazing?!!! I couldn’t believe the determination and stubbornness of these birds in spite of the weather! Yet.. it got what it wanted!!! lol! Thank you so much Sooo happy you like it! xoxo!

    – maxy

  • Marija
    Marijaalmost 5 years ago

    Awesome photo Maxy!

  • These poor birds sure do go through a lot up here – yet they don’t seem to care as long as there is food and water! Thank you so much Marija!! Thank you so much Sooo happy you like it! xoxo!

    – maxy

  • Akkra
    Akkraalmost 5 years ago

    Aww how fed up does he look? Not impressed is he LOL. Lovely shot – he looks like he’s really got something on his mind and the heavy snow is just the icing on the cake for his day!

  • Lol! Yes – he was pretty fed up!!! Just when the wind died down and he went for his food… it kicked up again!! lol! Thank you so much Akkra! Sooo happy you like it! xoxo!

    – maxy

  • Kim McClain Gregal
    Kim McClain Gr...almost 5 years ago

    Excellent capture! I feel that way sometimes about snow too!

  • Lol!!! …. me too!!! Except when the sun is out and everything looks so magical!!! Thank you so much Kim!!! Sooo happy you like it! xoxo!

    – maxy

  • Patriciakb
    Patriciakbalmost 5 years ago

    Fabulous shot Maxy…Me i am so happy it has snowed this evening….just want a nice blue sky tomorrow then i can get sme shots…

  • I do love the snow – the birds… well… judging by this face! lol! It was quite breezy yet they persevered and got their food regardless! Thank you so much Patricia!!! Sooo happy you like it! xoxo!

    – maxy

  • bev langby
    bev langbyalmost 5 years ago

    LOL how can a little bird look indignant lol but he does , great capture ..

  • Lol!!! Thank you Bev! I know what you mean – when I first saw him I didn’t know he had his eyes shut like that!! Maaan the wind was blowing like crazy too! Birds sure are amazing creatures! Thank you ! So very very thrilled you like this! xoxo!

    – maxy

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