American Goldfinch

By taggart  
American Goldfinch
aka Wild Canary
Carduelis tristis. 5 inches. male---in winter plumage

Winter weather brings small flocks of the American Goldfinches to our feeders, feeding and conversing in their small twitters. They tend to forage where food is available in the neighborhood!

Thanks to all who commented on "Winter Flowers"--- comments, votes and awards all pleasure to receive!

Tags: Avian American goldfinch Wildlife and nature PennsylvaniaUSA

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Comments


2 Dec 2019 10:08PM
Good shot.
I looked it up... I think it's an immature male?

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2 Dec 2019 10:16PM
Great colors and composition!
Beautiful work!

Arne Smile
EMJAYCEE Plus
10 10 10 England
2 Dec 2019 10:20PM
Excellent capture Jennn.
Joan
2 Dec 2019 11:00PM
Excellent pose and detail Jenn, super image,
Fred.
3 Dec 2019 12:06AM
Beautiful


Jan
3 Dec 2019 12:58AM
A beautiful photo of this American Goldfinch.
Wonderful colour capture well done Jenn.
WesternRed.
saltireblue Plus
9 9.9k 38 Norway
3 Dec 2019 8:35AM
Our feeder has also had a lot of visitors - mostly various tits, with the odd robin and some sparrows. Nowhere near the rich variation of species as you!
3 Dec 2019 8:44AM
Excellent birding , Jenn! SmileSmileSmile

Jukka.
3 Dec 2019 8:50AM
Lovely
3 Dec 2019 8:55AM
Beautiful image.
Nikonuser1 Plus
7 160 16 United Kingdom
3 Dec 2019 8:59AM
Looks very much like our chaffinch Jenn, a great imageSmileSmile

Cliff
Mollycat Plus
6 21 2 United Kingdom
3 Dec 2019 10:34AM
A little beauty and superbly presented Jenn.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
Irishkate Plus
9 41 115 United Kingdom
3 Dec 2019 11:08AM
Lovely light on the beautiful goldfinch.
KateGrin
Beautiful capture
RonnieAG Plus
10 154 119 Scotland
3 Dec 2019 12:03PM
Excellent shot and a beautiful composition: I love the rather subdued winter colours.
R.
JuBarney Plus
8 33 4 United Kingdom
3 Dec 2019 6:06PM
A beauty
Ju
3 Dec 2019 8:49PM
Brilliant Jenn. Cathy
3 Dec 2019 9:15PM
lovely capture Jenn.

LorySmile
4 Dec 2019 3:06AM
Reminds me of a water colour painting , fantastic pose and shot in those little branches
Hope the weather is okay down your way these days
Cheers Walt

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