Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

Spread My Wings And I'm Off............

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Exciting Updates to Free & Paid Memberships! Read More
Add Comment

Starling taking off from the very small twig off a very thin branch on the apple tree..................one from the archives...........I thought we all needed a bit of sunshine.............and heat..............GrinGrinGrinGrin

Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Spread My Wings And I'm Off............
Username:NaturesHaven NaturesHaven
Uploaded:28 Jan 2013 - 6:43 PM
Tags:Avian, Bird, Natures Haven, Starling, Wildlife / nature, Wings
Votes:97

Comments

fificat100
fificat100 Plus Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 6:49 PM

Stunning. Excellent timing. Absolutely beautifully captured SmileSmileSmile

Lavina

nonur
nonur Plus Member 6nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 6:49 PM

A quality capture, great timing!

ValeryAst
ValeryAst Plus Member 2ValeryAst vcard Russian Federation
28 Jan 2013 - 6:51 PM

Excellent work... I would say just perfect one!Smile
Regards Valery

JohnoP
JohnoP Plus Member 9JohnoP vcard
28 Jan 2013 - 6:51 PM

Great detail, colour and timing on this Julia! Love these birds! John Smile

CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8153 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 6:52 PM

Superb timing, Julia, and wonderful detail in his plumage. Carol

pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 9844 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1649 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 6:56 PM

Wonderful taking-off image, Julia, just perfect. He looks to have a smile on his face tooGrin.

SlowSong
SlowSong Plus Member 64868 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 6:58 PM

Practicing to cross Niagara Falls by the look of it. Another splendid shot. Smile
x

lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx Plus Member 761 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 7:01 PM

Great timing

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 41169 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England139 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 7:03 PM

Oh for the wings, the wings of a ....... starling!! TongueGrinGrin

Dave

bricurtis
bricurtis Plus Member 91935 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 7:06 PM

A well captured moment.

tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96208 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 7:12 PM

Just had to be yours, Mrs StarlingWink

Adrian

Norfolkboy
Norfolkboy Plus Member 8Norfolkboy vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 7:14 PM

A cracking Starling, Julia.
Colin

Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 Plus Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 7:18 PM

Another super Starling shot, JuliaSmileSmile

Cliff

johnke
johnke Plus Member 2107 forum postsjohnke vcard South Africa11 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 7:28 PM

Julia a truly wonderful photograph. An example to us all. You should feel absolutely ecstatic with this image.

tonyguitar
tonyguitar Plus Member 233 forum poststonyguitar vcard Canada25 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 7:31 PM

Everyone likes this and so do I. The starling has earned my respect . A clever survivor. TG

rayme330
rayme330 Plus Member 3rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 7:39 PM

Stunning detail, Julia, and great timing.

Ray

Ray

chalkhillblue
chalkhillblue Plus Member 6144 forum postschalkhillblue vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 7:47 PM

Beautifully timed and very well captured.
David

Mrsbass
Mrsbass  2 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 8:09 PM

Superb image - I love the sharpness of the body of the bird and the movement in his wings, fabulous.

HELANA
HELANA Plus Member 5HELANA vcard United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 - 8:17 PM

Grate timing Julia.
Elena

taggart
taggart Plus Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 8:37 PM

An amazing shot! WOW!

carper123
carper123 Plus Member 3136 forum postscarper123 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 9:21 PM

Just perfect, Julia, got the lot, a cracking image, wonderful detail, luv it.
Well done.
Darryl. x SmileSmileSmile

marktc
marktc Plus Member 460 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 9:46 PM

Spread your wings and fly away.... I'm sure they are words from a Queen song... great shot Julia.

Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 10:05 PM

Quality capture Julia. These don't seem to have such a good image but they are really attractive birds with gorgeous plumage.
Ron

tonyng
tonyng Plus Member 4tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 10:48 PM

Well timed. Top plummage details.

richmowil
richmowil Plus Member 6299 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 11:31 PM

First Class Image - great movement!!

Hermanus
Hermanus Plus Member 2Hermanus vcard South Africa
29 Jan 2013 - 4:52 AM

What a joy to see !! A great image Julia !!

JohnChambersPhotography

Great timing Julia good details and colours.

John

Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jan 2013 - 12:35 PM

Excellent well timed shot.......Sandy

christinecilia
christinecilia Plus Member 3christinecilia vcard England
29 Jan 2013 - 2:55 PM

good timing lovely shot well done. christineGrinGrinGrinGrin

Rende
Rende Plus Member 737 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jan 2013 - 3:43 PM

Great capture with that motion blur accenting the detail in the head.
Rende

Mike_Smith
Mike_Smith Plus Member 7217 forum postsMike_Smith vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jan 2013 - 6:08 PM

Great shot nice timing too

Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
30 Jan 2013 - 1:12 PM

Nice colours and detail, like it regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 8247 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2013 - 9:48 PM

A terrific take off shot timed to perfection. It's a wonder that tiny twig can hold the starlings weight!

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.