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Hi everyone, these guys are still around at the moment and I have now seen 3 together, haven't spotted the female for a few day's though, she's probably at home looking after things while they fly around looking pretty all day Wink
Many thanks to those of you that took time out to view and vote on my previous upload and a special thank you to Brian (bricurtis) for the UA on my Wren, really appreciated,
Regards,
Geoff.

Camera:Nikon D300 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Nikon 500mm VR plus 1.4x TC
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Male Bullfinch 3
Username:FeatherFriend FeatherFriend
Uploaded:10 Aug 2011 - 11:40 AM
Tags:Birds, Bullfinch, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature, Woodland
Votes:82

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Joline
Joline Plus Member 8Joline vcard United States52 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 11:42 AM

A very handsome fellow. I like your viewpoint.

JackieB
JackieB  4 United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 11:45 AM

An absolutely fantastic capture of this colourful little bird

Jackie

BAMH_Photography

I love birds, I love photos, I love this shot ♥

taggart
taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 11:53 AM

Equally as brilliant as our cardinals, a superb image!

franken
franken Plus Member 123386 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 11:55 AM

Beautiful image!

Ken

PaulLiley
PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 12:17 PM

Excellent image. Superb detail and pose. A top class shot. Paul

Len1950
Len1950 Plus Member 5Len1950 vcard England
10 Aug 2011 - 12:17 PM

Perfection!!

Len

indrasish
indrasish  4 India
10 Aug 2011 - 12:23 PM

Awesome Bokeh!!! Excellent Picture.


Indrasish

TonyDy
TonyDy Plus Member 6TonyDy vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 12:45 PM

Beautiful shot, Geoff.
Tony

martinjp
martinjp  6 Wales3 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 12:52 PM

Superb, shortlisted...

teocali
teocali Plus Member 7338 forum poststeocali vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 12:57 PM

Top quality capture, Geoff. Terrific plumage detail and colours and grand eye. Great pose and clean complementary bg tones.
Sylvia

NigelKiteley
10 Aug 2011 - 1:00 PM

A truly stunning image Geoff, the detail and colours are outstandng!

tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96237 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 1:13 PM

Definitely the best Bully shot I have seenGrin

Adrian

SteveMoulding
SteveMoulding Plus Member 6SteveMoulding vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 1:13 PM

Stunning feather detail captured in this beautiful shot. The colour and pose are superb.
Steve.

WindowonWildlife
WindowonWildlife Plus Member 5WindowonWildlife vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 1:25 PM

Straight from the top drawer Geoff Wink Stunner mate !!

Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 1:27 PM

Beautiful colour and detail. A superb capture of this beauty...........Sandy

helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 1:32 PM

Another wonderful capture - lovely colours and detail
Helen

Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 2:54 PM

Outstanding Geoff. A brilliant shot.
I am green with envy.
Ron

User_Removed
10 Aug 2011 - 2:56 PM

Another cracking image Geoff, well done.
Alf.

Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman Plus Member 114521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 3:13 PM

Nearly went with a Bullfinch myself today, but saw this and thought better of it Geoff Sad

AdeSmile

pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 9874 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1677 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 3:29 PM

He looks so dapper, but it's no wonder if he has competition. Hope the female doesn't need a DNA test on her offspringGrin!

FeatherFriend
FeatherFriend Plus Member 738 forum postsFeatherFriend vcard England217 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 3:33 PM

Many thanks everyone for popping in and a special thank you to NigelKiteley for the UA, really appreciated,
Regards,
Geoff.

stokesy
stokesy  4 Scotland
10 Aug 2011 - 3:45 PM

superb image of the bully as good as it gets, ronnie

john_starkey
10 Aug 2011 - 4:25 PM

Superb image,lovely BG too,

John.

Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 4:50 PM

Wonderful shot Geoff, you have captured every thing that is needed in a first class image
and am green with envy!
congratulations on the UA, well deserved
Lillian

Last Modified By Lillian at 10 Aug 2011 - 4:51 PM
Imagephotographics

What a superb shot Geoff - well done !

Chris

Snapitt
Snapitt Plus Member 6Snapitt vcard
10 Aug 2011 - 5:05 PM

Wow Geoff! What a brilliant capture. This is perfection!

Jane

Niknut
Niknut Plus Member 5889 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom64 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 5:43 PM

Wow !....astounding quality, the detailing in the feathers is amazing.....1st class !

bluetitblue
bluetitblue Plus Member 6bluetitblue vcard United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 - 6:07 PM

Stunning detail great capture.

achieverswales
10 Aug 2011 - 6:09 PM

Classic pose perch and background Geoff well deserving of the awards.


Regards

Trev.

FeatherFriend
FeatherFriend Plus Member 738 forum postsFeatherFriend vcard England217 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 6:22 PM

Thanks all and a special thank you to Jane (Snapitt) for the UA, really appreciated,
Geoff.

pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly Plus Member 8326 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 7:19 PM

this really is a beaut of a capture lovely colours and pin sharp Geoff

Louise_Morris
Louise_Morris Plus Member 42427 forum postsLouise_Morris vcard England
10 Aug 2011 - 8:07 PM

A very beautiful bird and very well captured. SUper detail and colour is perfect. Well Done Geoff. Lou

bricurtis
bricurtis Plus Member 91952 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 8:12 PM

That's a great pov again Geoff to show the bold look of a Bullfinch.Superb image.
Brian.

janty66
janty66  7 England
10 Aug 2011 - 8:16 PM

Another 1st class image...

Steve_S
Steve_S Plus Member 9176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 8:59 PM

Top shot Geoff, excellent detail mate
Steve

MikeGreaves
10 Aug 2011 - 9:39 PM

Stunning capture!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Mike

franfoto
franfoto  7 England32 Constructive Critique Points
10 Aug 2011 - 10:12 PM

Cant get any better detail than this Geoff, he looks in pristine condition from top to toe.

Fran xx

Gemma9
Gemma9  5 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 - 11:57 PM

Another stunning capture, Geoff. Very beautiful Smile
Gemma

sweetpea62
sweetpea62 Plus Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2011 - 12:11 AM

Stunning capture Geoff...Lin

Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2011 - 7:07 AM

An absolute belter of a shot - you certainly are posting up some crackers lately

tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96237 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2011 - 8:40 AM

Just had to be GeoffWink

Adrian

Alan_Coles
11 Aug 2011 - 10:13 AM

Fabulous shot, detail colour and a great background - top notch!

I am lucky enough to get them coming in my garden too and mates are green when i tell them I have multiple numbers coming in at the same time - best I have had is 5 males & 4 females..remarkable really as there is one small tree in my garden that isn't even mature. My bonus being nothing out the back of the house apart from tree n stuff..lol Grin

FeatherFriend
FeatherFriend Plus Member 738 forum postsFeatherFriend vcard England217 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2011 - 11:06 AM

Many thanks all and a special thank you to Adrian (tomcat) for the UA, really appreciate that Ade,
Regards,
Geoff.

Last Modified By FeatherFriend at 11 Aug 2011 - 11:06 AM
RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5146 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland114 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2011 - 2:20 PM

Top quality shot, Geoff.
Ronnie.

barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2011 - 3:56 PM

A big congreats on all those well deserved awards
A beautiful bird ... and I am in wonder at his little sturdy beak

acousticmist
11 Aug 2011 - 4:33 PM

Beautifully captured Geoff. Detail spot on..............Martin

annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 3191 forum postsannettep38 vcard France33 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2011 - 4:52 PM

a spledid capture!

EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2011 - 7:20 PM

Congratulations on that fine set of awards! This is a stunning image and certainly earns all 3 UAs!

Ann

bunbeam
bunbeam  9 United Kingdom
11 Aug 2011 - 7:41 PM

superb, love the glint in the eye. he looks so proud
bunSmile

tommyld
tommyld Plus Member 4tommyld vcard United Kingdom
11 Aug 2011 - 8:42 PM

Top quality shot Geoff...
Tom

goso
goso Plus Member 8goso vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2011 - 1:03 AM

Stunning work Geoff ...Bill

dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72 Plus Member 735 forum postsdmhuynh72 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2011 - 5:15 PM

outstanding geoff and congrats on your awards.
regards
Yung

NeilWigan
NeilWigan Plus Member 4NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2011 - 11:05 PM

He really is very pretty and knows it ,got a gleam in his eye.

sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk Plus Member 6268 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Aug 2011 - 1:51 PM

a wonderful shot my good friend

KBan
KBan  10469 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
13 Aug 2011 - 6:35 PM

Deserving of the trio of User Awards Geoff
keith

Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9249 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2011 - 6:21 PM

A top shot Geoff, one of your very best I think. This handsome little fellow is posing so proudly for you

Sezz
Sezz Plus Member 10617 forum postsSezz vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
18 Aug 2011 - 9:53 AM

Wow - what a striking capture Geoff, your awards are well deserved! Smile

Sarah *

GDub
GDub  4
24 Aug 2011 - 5:48 PM

What a beautiful picture of my favourite british bird well done
Graham

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