Watch my Back I'll Watch Yours - Blackcapped Chickadee by Yannik Hay

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Dedicated to the birds! they bring me so much pleasure watching them!

Captured in my backyard on the bird feeder post.

Texture: JoesSistah
Location: Gatineau, Qc, Canada
Date: 2011-07-04
Canon EOS 1D Mark IV
ISO: 2500
Shutter priority: 1/1000 sec.
Aperture: F/8
Metering Mode: Partial
Copyright: Yannik Hay
Lens: 1.4x Teleconverter + Canon EF 100-400mm F/4.5-5.6 L IS USM@560mm
Photoshop CS5 for Mac 32 bits – Camera Raw 6.41


birds, nature, wildlife, animals, brown, beige, earth

Started photography in 1975.
Took photography classes.
Learned black and white dark room.
Did the transition to digital in 2005.
Learned a few post-processing programs and made my choice to Photoshop and Lightroom.

I like to shoot wildlife, birds, macro, landscapes and street photography to name a few.

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  • Jeannine St-Amour
    Jeannine St-Amourabout 3 years ago

    Very nice shot Yannik and the background is great!

  • Thank you very much Jeanine and for the fav :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • swaby
    swabyabout 3 years ago

    So cool Yannik I have a terrible time capturing these little beautys! Yours is perfectly beautiful!

  • Thank you very much Swaby and for the fav :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonabout 3 years ago

    BEAUTIFUL work,

  • Thank you very much Ann, take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Istvan froghunter
    Istvan froghunterabout 3 years ago

    Outstanding capture Yan!

  • Thank you very much Istvan and for the fav :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • dabadac
    dabadacabout 3 years ago


  • Thank you very much Barbara and for the fav :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • SharonD
    SharonDabout 3 years ago

    Beautiful and sweet Yan.

  • Thank you very much Sharon. Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkeabout 3 years ago

    Wonderful and sweet capture.

  • Thank you very much bunny. Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 3 years ago

  • Thank you very much Ray, take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Karen K Smith
    Karen K Smithabout 3 years ago

    Excellent work!

  • Thank you very much Karen, take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesabout 3 years ago

    My this is lovely! So beautifully composed! Love the soft earthy tones and light! Great mood!!! A fave!!!!

  • Thank you so much Angie and for the fav. Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

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