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A shot for silly Sunday, a Collared Dove getting a surprise it sure think it would ever get....................and I don't think the Starling was to sure of what it was doing...............GrinGrinGrinGrin

Hope it makes you smile..............GrinGrinGrin

Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:I Thought My Luck Had Changed........Then..........
Username:NaturesHaven NaturesHaven
Uploaded:11 Aug 2013 - 6:42 PM
Tags:Avian, Birds, Canon, Collared dove, NaturesHaven, Starling, Wildlife / nature
Votes:59

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Hermanus
Hermanus  1 South Africa
11 Aug 2013 - 6:45 PM

GrinGrinGrinGrin Excellent Julia !! Definitely something one don't see often Smile

LucienH
LucienH e2 Member 9386 forum postsLucienH vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2013 - 6:45 PM

📷👍😃

SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 53999 forum postsSlowSong vcard England28 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2013 - 6:54 PM

This actually made me laugh out loud. I thought it was just a dove from the thumbnail. GrinGrinGrin

DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 2DicksPics vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2013 - 7:04 PM


Quote: This actually made me laugh out loud. GrinGrinGrin

The look of surprise on the dove's face is wonderful - I'm still laughing!!SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Great stuff, Julia!!

Richard

Last Modified By DicksPics at 11 Aug 2013 - 7:04 PM
ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
11 Aug 2013 - 7:08 PM

made me laugh, great capture

EileenH
11 Aug 2013 - 7:10 PM

😆😆😆😆😆😆😆😆😆😆👍


Eileen

Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 1Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2013 - 7:25 PM

Pooooh, what have been eating? Great capture JuliaSmile


Cliff

ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 1123 forum postsColleenA vcard South Africa3 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2013 - 7:44 PM

Smile!!!! it made me laugh...what a well timed capture...you always manage them Julia

Nigeve1
Nigeve1 e2 Member 1435 forum postsNigeve1 vcard United Kingdom68 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2013 - 7:55 PM

Cracking image.

Nigel

HarrietH
HarrietH e2 Member 3254 forum postsHarrietH vcard Portugal
11 Aug 2013 - 8:31 PM

So funny. You certainly caught an "intimate" moment. These young ones are so curious. Grin

Harriet

Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
11 Aug 2013 - 8:38 PM

Made me laugh. Cathy

Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England205 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2013 - 8:52 PM

Well timed and good tittle too Julia, made me smile
Regards Richard

Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4403 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom60 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2013 - 8:55 PM

GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin !!!!.....incredible shot !!........bet he's cooing 3 octaves higher now !!!!!Grin

Jeddahknight111
Jeddahknight111 e2 Member 2Jeddahknight111 vcard United Kingdom
11 Aug 2013 - 8:55 PM

Cracking shot! No pun intended, to get this you must have been very patient or luck . Quality of picture is super. Well doneGrin

taggart
taggart e2 Member 942 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2013 - 9:04 PM

Crazy Amusing!

pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 8692 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1533 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2013 - 10:14 PM

Brilliant! A starling startling a dove, whatever next?

abeeror2
abeeror2  1 Australia
11 Aug 2013 - 11:31 PM

What does thy dove doeth..cracker of a capture lol!!!

Tish1
Tish1 e2 Member 1Tish1 vcard United Kingdom
11 Aug 2013 - 11:57 PM

:GrinDGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinBlush


Tish

Lynniesefforts
Lynniesefforts e2 Member 2Lynniesefforts vcard Australia
12 Aug 2013 - 1:45 AM


Quote: This actually made me laugh out loud. I thought it was just a dove from the thumbnail. GrinGrinGrin

Love it Julia..truly you must just sit/stand there for hours waiting for that special moment... wonderful, wonderful !! GrinGrin

Lynette GrinGrin

pollisher
pollisher  1 Scotland
12 Aug 2013 - 9:18 AM

Hilarious. You manage to capture the most unusual behaviour. Smile

orts
orts  2 United Kingdom
12 Aug 2013 - 9:35 AM

Fantastic shot, (Great tonic for a Monday morning)

DixClix
DixClix e2 Member 5DixClix vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2013 - 11:26 AM

What a great image! The look of surprise on the dove is amazing (although they often look as if life is just one long surprise after another!) Just what was the starling think he was doing?
Richard

christinecilia
christinecilia e2 Member 2christinecilia vcard England
12 Aug 2013 - 1:02 PM

very funny like it great shot. christineWink

Last Modified By christinecilia at 12 Aug 2013 - 1:03 PM
AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4180 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2013 - 2:43 PM

OMG Julia! Grin Made me laugh out loud too!

Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2013 - 4:55 PM

Well timed Julia.!!!!TongueTongueTongueBlushBlush
Ron

annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 2186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2013 - 5:25 PM

The starling is certainly a qualified vet!!!
GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
I think you call it a DOVtor

Last Modified By annettep38 at 12 Aug 2013 - 5:26 PM
AlexAppleby
12 Aug 2013 - 7:10 PM

Totally brilliant - you couldn't have timed it better!!!

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8226 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
17 Aug 2013 - 9:21 PM

He's behind you! lol The pantomime season has started already and it is only August!Grin

cazozphil
cazozphil e2 Member cazozphil vcard
20 Aug 2013 - 11:52 AM

That is priceless..... lol

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