A Robin (Erithacus rubecula) singing his heart out to defend his territory. Despite appearing so cute they are very aggressive and are quick to drive any interlopers away.

This shot was taken in Black Bear Linear Park in Warington, Cheshire

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NIKKOR 80-400mm 1:4.5-5.6D


robin, birdsong, redbreast, bird, garden

I live in Warrington in the NW of England. I love all kinds of photography but especially Landscape and Macro. Still have a lot to learn but having fun doing so. Please feel free to comment.

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  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeover 2 years ago

  • Thanks Ray

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  • Susana Weber
    Susana Weberover 2 years ago


  • Thank you Susana. Fabulous song too.

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  • Susana Weber
    Susana Weberover 2 years ago

    8 April 2012

  • Thank you so much Susana – lovely Easter surprise.

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  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppover 2 years ago

    Very nice capture

  • Thanks Larry – good to have you back.

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  • John  Kapusta
    John Kapustaover 2 years ago

    Congrats on being a featured work

  • Thanks for stopping by John.

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  • Rene Hales
    Rene Halesover 2 years ago

  • Thank You Rene

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  • pcfyi
    pcfyiover 1 year ago

    Featured in All thing Photographic


  • Wow! Thank You so much

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  • Ian Berry
    Ian Berryover 1 year ago

    Excellant shot Chris, well done.

  • Thanks Ian, glad you like it.

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  • Vicki Spindler (VHS Photography)
    Vicki Spindler...over 1 year ago

    Wonderful capture!!! :))))))))))

  • Thank You so much Vicki.

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  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjesabout 1 year ago

    2013/07/13 one x 24hrs

  • Thank You Magaret

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