Taken at RSPB Old Moor Reserve, South Yorkshire, England.Sony a77 with Sony 70-400SSM lens.
Top ten in the Wonder of Wings group Perched Birds Challenge.
Top Ten in The Wonder of Wings group Waxwing challenge.
Top Ten in the Absolute Clarity group Letter W challenge.
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Thank you Hummingbirds. Greatly appreciated.
Stunning shot Mike, they really are worth waiting for.
Thank you Di. This is my favourite. It’s just a standard pose, but it shows what a beautiful bird this is.
Featured Thursday 17 Jan 2013
Splendid Work. !!!
Thanks for your feature in ‘The Birds’ Steve. Great to be included with so many other lovely photos.
Congratulations! It’s worthy of the feature, such a beautiful photo.
Thanks again Di. Just got my fingers warm enough to type after today’s trip to O.M.
WONDERFUL capture Mike…love the colorful detail
Thank you Larry.
Fabulous shot . What a beautiful bird !
Thank you Renee. Yes they are beautiful birds. It may be several years before we get them again in the numbers we have had this winter, but they are well worth the wait.
Commendable work Mike…23 January 2013
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Thank you Larry. Wonderful to be featured in the ‘Natures Paintbrush’ group. – MikeSquires
Beautiful image, wonderful detail.
Thank you Debra. Very much appreciated.
Wonderful, Mike. They really are the Rolls-Royce of the bird world, so posh ; o )
Thank you Kat. It’s a pity we don’t get them every year in the numbers we have had this winter. They really are spectacular, and yes, they do always look so well groomed.
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