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Is this a meeting of minds or just an accidental coming together.............I think the latter.....GrinGrinGrinGrin

A Goldfinch and a Great Tit wanting the same space.

Thank you to all who voted and commented on the Jay..........much appreciated.........I got the Hide out today for the first time in years and I sat there for hours..........the Jay did not turn up today, well I lie..........this morning the Jay was in the front garden very early so I set up for the Jay in the back garden.........it didn't show but I still managed to get some images of the other garden birds.

This image was taken on Sunday 11th Nov 2012 when we had all day sunshine...........GrinGrinGrinGrin

Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:I Say What A Great Tit You Are.........
Username:NaturesHaven NaturesHaven
Uploaded:13 Nov 2012 - 6:08 PM
Tags:Avian, Birds, Goldfinch, Great tit, Natures Haven, Wildlife / nature
Votes:73

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WindowonWildlife
WindowonWildlife e2 Member 5WindowonWildlife vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 6:14 PM

Two are always better than one Julia Wink excellent timing here Smile

Norfolkboy
Norfolkboy e2 Member 8Norfolkboy vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 6:20 PM

Superb image, Julia.
Colin

NeilWigan
NeilWigan e2 Member 4NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 6:31 PM

Not bad when you can get shots of this quality on the off chance,no doubt the jay will return .

RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 6:31 PM

You do manage the more unexpected shots, Julia, and another excellent example with a super title to go along with it.
Ronnie.

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41035 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England134 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 6:34 PM

A colourful meeting, and lovely composition, Julia.

Dave

Glyn1
Glyn1  5 England1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 6:41 PM

looks like the sparks are about to fly, well captured.

Glyn

Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4562 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom61 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 6:47 PM

Superb shot !!!....lovely confrontation !!

Fefe
Fefe e2 Member 2Fefe vcard United Kingdom28 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 6:51 PM

That goldfinch looks well peevedGrin
Diane

mlseawell
mlseawell e2 Member 4mlseawell vcard United Kingdom
13 Nov 2012 - 6:51 PM

Great shot. We would call the bird on the left a chickadee in the states.

Mark

EASTFIELD
EASTFIELD  3 United Kingdom
13 Nov 2012 - 7:00 PM

Nice image , nice to see a mix in a pic.good timing.

carper123
carper123  280 forum posts United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 7:01 PM

Wow, what a great capture, patience rewarded, superb.
Well done.
Darryl. SmileSmile

rayme330
rayme330 e2 Member 2rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 7:04 PM

You have caught the inter-play between the two very well, Julia. Great shot.

Ray

Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman e2 Member 114506 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 7:11 PM

Great stuff....

Ade

Mike_S
Mike_S  3 United Kingdom
13 Nov 2012 - 7:25 PM

Top shot.
Mike.

fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 7:35 PM

Another absolute cracker, Julia, such perfect timing and your usual excellent detailing. You must have the patience of a saint - or else you've got the birds very well trained!! GrinGrinGrin

Lavina

johnjo58
johnjo58 e2 Member 4johnjo58 vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 7:42 PM

Superb timing and well managed light Julia, great work
David

Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 7:48 PM

Delightful capture Julia. Both birds looking equally good.
Ron

M_squared
M_squared e2 Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
13 Nov 2012 - 7:49 PM

Wow! The postures are so counter-balanced. Well captured.

nealie
nealie e2 Member 2nealie vcard
13 Nov 2012 - 8:16 PM

A really great capture.

John

marktc
marktc e2 Member 347 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 8:21 PM

Marvellous work Julia

annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 8:22 PM

spectacular light and a spectacular encounter!
a very acrobatic tit indeed!

HELANA
HELANA e2 Member 4HELANA vcard United Kingdom
13 Nov 2012 - 9:30 PM

Nice composition Julia, very well capture.
Elena

ImageProducer
13 Nov 2012 - 9:42 PM

cracking shot and perfect timing.lovely colours and detail.

Margaret101
13 Nov 2012 - 10:04 PM

Lovely shot. A coming together of the birdies (not necessarily planned). It is really good to see the interactions of the species and their pecking order.

Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England209 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 10:10 PM

Like the light and good colours and details in this Julia
Regards Richard

canonfan
canonfan  4 United Kingdom
13 Nov 2012 - 11:12 PM

Lovely composition and timing Julia
Jim

Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
13 Nov 2012 - 11:36 PM

Birds do communicate from one species to another! I have witness this very frequently, nice one Julia, well done, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

maggie9
maggie9  545 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Nov 2012 - 7:39 AM

great title Smile
and lovely photography
1st class Smile

maggie

CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 434 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Nov 2012 - 7:45 AM

Well timed with the two looking at each other and excellent detail too
Carole

kazza12
kazza12  2 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2012 - 2:07 PM

great shot well captured SmileSmile

JohnChambersPhotography

Pity about the Jay but I am sure it will return, makes your capture all the more valued by you, another excellent shot full of detail with a super title, as always with your work it's outstanding.

John

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8232 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
22 Nov 2012 - 5:52 PM

I love the interaction between the two, this one would be great for a caption competition

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