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And Another Woody

By Lillian  
I cannot believe where these GSW are coming from....
someone has passed on a message where to go for food, as many flying in!
Hand Held

Again from the comfort of the bedroom window yesterday with coffee!
V3 trying with tongue to get the hidden nut!

V2 and V4 through double glazing a male Bullfinch!!
so surprised to see, a great chance of a reference shot...SO excitedGrin

Thank You Bob for your User Award on the Nuthatch yesterday

Lillian

Tags: General Bullfinch Great spotted woodpecker Wildlife and nature


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Comments


LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 7:45AM
Knew this was yours from the thumbnail, a wonderful shot taken from the bedroom hide no doubt. I can only see one image at the mo but will come back when the rest have uploaded.

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SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 7:46AM
Super sharp images hand held, I'd be shaking with the excitement seeing these wonderful birds.
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 7:48AM
Gorgeous bullfinches too.
ugly Plus
8 9 57 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 7:48AM
I do Like V3...

Dave
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 7:51AM
belting set lillian brilliant detail and colours v1 and v2 for me today nice ones Wink
andy
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 7:56AM
I love v3 Lillian with his tongue out....
Ann
User_Removed 3 4 1 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 8:05AM
Excellent to see a Bullfinch.. BobSmile
danbrann Plus
11 620 17
4 Jul 2013 8:08AM
Super images Lillian. Delightful studies as there are many people who have never had either of these species in their garden.
debu 6 India
4 Jul 2013 8:11AM
Superb set of images.
debu
Caziwinkles 3 3 1 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 8:15AM
Lillian, these are fab - all from the 'safety and comfort' of your bedroom too!
We get lots of birds - but they tend to be woodpigeons, starlings, thrush and sparrow!!
Nothing as exciting as what you get - might have to change the nuts I put out for them!! Smile

Carol
johnlw 9 1 10 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 8:26AM
Four lovely captures well done.Smile
Regards John.
V1 my favourite in this fine set Lillian,
Fred.
4 Jul 2013 8:47AM
beautiful set of shots
Trev_B 9 148 68 England
4 Jul 2013 8:47AM
A lovely set Lillian... V3 is my favouriteSmile

Trev
User_Removed 12 386 2 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 8:52AM
Excellent detailed capture.

Lucien.
4 Jul 2013 8:53AM
V3 really is special
CaroleS Plus
6 421 3 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 8:58AM
Luck you - haven't seen our bullfinch in a while!
Carole
Nikonuser1 Plus
4 56 13 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 9:08AM
4 great images Lillian, like the bullfinchSmile

Cliff
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
4 Jul 2013 9:21AM
Superb set of images LillianSmile
Joan.
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
4 Jul 2013 9:42AM
That's the way to do it: sit at home with your feet up, a nibble and drink at your side, and fire away through the window: like it.
And what good results too, the subjects all captured in natural settings.
Ronnie.
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
4 Jul 2013 9:55AM
I've not seen a bullfinch live yet alone photograph one.... and all from the comfort of your bedroom. Fine captures, Lillian.

Dave
A lovely foursome with my choice being V1 for colour and composition giving the best impact.
Well done. WesternRed
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
4 Jul 2013 10:03AM
A super set, Lillian, would love to see a woody again one day Smile Carol
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 10:04AM
Wonderful set of images Lillian, fabulous colours and excellent detail

Hugh
zapar40 6 66 5 Wales
4 Jul 2013 10:06AM
A lovely set Lillian... V3 is my favourite too.
Ant.
BarbaraR 10 16 1 England
4 Jul 2013 10:34AM
Really lovely.
Sounds a great way to watch and 'tog the birds !
Years since I saw a bullfinch.

B.
Irishkate Plus
5 38 98 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 10:52AM
For me today the amazing thing is seeing the woodpecker's tongue - looks very long!
The bullfinch is just gorgeous.
KateGrinGrinGrin
4 Jul 2013 10:53AM
Great stuff!
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 11:07AM
Beautiful set LillianGrin
Diane
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
4 Jul 2013 11:13AM
Great Woody shots Lillian, Haven't seen our Bullfinches in weeks Sad
Geoff.
EileenH 3 1 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 11:59AM
Four beautiful captures, I love birds Smile
boov Plus
3 2 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 12:04PM
great set
Mrsbass 3 2 1 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 12:16PM
Four superb images in this set Lillian - love the thought of your bedroom hide with hot steaming coffee on hand - you know how to do it in style!!Smile
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
4 Jul 2013 1:18PM
Beautiful set Lillian. Sounds like you have the perfect hide Wink
Rende
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
4 Jul 2013 1:35PM
Nice to see these nutty headbangers back Lillian !!
Good set.
Mick.
4 Jul 2013 1:51PM
A beautiful series Lillian. The woodpeckers are stunning GrinGrin

The girls would love to see a new face, think they get fed up of mine TongueTongue

Kathryn
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 1:58PM
Superb ornithological imagery Lillian

Regards Nathan Grin
4 Jul 2013 2:40PM
An excellent set Lillian. ......Sandy
ColleenA Plus
4 318 4 Australia
4 Jul 2013 4:37PM
What a lovely set of images, all from the comfort of your bedroom, well capturedGrinGrin
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
4 Jul 2013 5:11PM
Ooo...excellent shots, Lillian, but I REALLY like V2 SmileSmile What a beaut!

Andrew
JuBarney Plus
5 20 3 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 5:31PM
A splendid set and esp. love V3
Ju
4 Jul 2013 5:45PM
A super GSW image well captured
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
4 Jul 2013 6:42PM
All I see is sparrows, starlings, magpies and pigeons! Sad Lucky you, Lillian, to be able to capture these beautiful and colourful characters Smile
Trev Smile
tomcat 10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 6:42PM
All good stuff Lillian

You must be the local Pied PiperWink

Adrian
4 Jul 2013 7:09PM
What a gorgeous set Lillian, love them all.
Looks like Leeds Castle Weather will soon be creeping in Smile

John Smile
capto Plus
4 3.9k 8 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 7:10PM
Woodies for me, lovely images.Smile

ivor
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
4 Jul 2013 7:18PM
All top class images Lillian. GSW's are super but the Bully has to get my vote here. What superb birds they are .GrinGrinGrinSmileSmileTongueTongue
Ron
widtink 4 406 2 Scotland
4 Jul 2013 7:24PM
Both are great birds , you are priveledged Lillian SmileSmileSmile

Rod
marktc Plus
5 86 14 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 7:59PM
A lovely set of images Lillian, I particularly like v2.
4 Jul 2013 8:50PM
Very well captured Lillian, Bull finches in your garden, you lucky thing.
David
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
4 Jul 2013 9:20PM
Lucky you Lillian - I like V3 where it's nut hunting.Smile
Brian.
ValSaxby Plus
10 145 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 9:37PM
Lovely series Lillian
4 Jul 2013 10:23PM
A superb set of shots Lillian..Lin
capto Plus
4 3.9k 8 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2013 10:39PM
Thanks for your comment on my todays upload, I'll be posting an image with the same technique and 'How to do' description tomorrow.

ivor
4 Jul 2013 11:29PM
Great set Lillian. I am still waiting for my first Bullfinch. Cathy
Wonderful set Lillian..great capture for V3 GrinGrin

Lynette GrinGrin
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
7 Jul 2013 12:04AM
Lucky you getting both woodpeckers and bullfinches in your garden. V1 is a top shot
pamelajean Plus
10 964 1824 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2013 7:42PM
V1 for me, Lillian, such a fine capture, and it's good to see some of your birds.

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