Views 65 Unique 46
Vote 24
Award Shortlist   

Bird on the phone wire

By HobbitDave
Anyone fancy I D on this one please. Think itís a Missle Thrush, but possibly a Fieldfare? They are very similar. They were eyeing up hawthorn berries on a windswept tree nearby.

Thanks so much for the clicks and comments and the very valued awards on my Remembrance Day Holly Blue yesterday. They are all very much valued, appreciated, and encouraging 🐈

Tags: Bird Windy Identity Thrush Fieldfare Wildlife and nature Missle thrush wire phone

Voters: Mike_Young, Richard Hovland, woodini254 and 21 more


Save & earn with MPB; trade-in and buy pre-loved

Comments


Mike_Young Plus
15 31 13 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2021 1:39PM
Definitely a Mistle thrush Dave, good capture.
12 Nov 2021 1:41PM

Quote:Definitely a Mistle thrush Dave, good capture.
Thanks Mike, much appreciated.
cooky Plus
18 6 6 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2021 2:18PM
We rarely see any thrushes now. Don't know whether it is the fashion for paving and tidying?

Two good captures Dave.

Kath
12 Nov 2021 2:19PM
Two excellent captures Dave,
Fred.
Nikonuser1 Plus
9 170 16 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2021 3:26PM
Well captured Dave, not seen one of these birds for a very long timeSmileSmileSmileSmile

Cliff
12 Nov 2021 4:02PM
Dave great that you have a rare find and able to identify well thanks to Mike. Shows the markings on its underside beautifully. Debs
JuBarney Plus
10 36 5 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2021 5:34PM
Well captured and your version is my fav.
Ju
sparrowhawk Plus
13 282 2 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2021 5:46PM
mistle thrush for sure
dales Plus
6 13 Australia
12 Nov 2021 11:09PM
Quite a beauty Dave
Ian
13 Nov 2021 1:57AM
Nice image well taken.
Allen, Smile
laura1 17 8
13 Nov 2021 9:13AM
Love feathers and pattern

Laura
Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2021 8:17AM
Very well captured. Lovely subject !!
Isabel GrinGrin

Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.