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Chaffinch

By Holmewood
Thank you so much for the votes and comments on my last upload. Special thanks to Dave (HobbitDave), Jo (jocas), Len (Len1950), John (J_Caswell), Peter (Mollycat), Ian (chensuriashi), Dave (ugly), Ivor (capto), Carol (canoncarol), Fred (Badgerfred), Bob (bobpaige1), Jeff (kojack) and Lavina (fificat100) for your smashing User Awards.

We went up to the hide today and I was so pleased to catch these two Chaffinches. It took ages for the male to get on the perch and the female (Version 1) was close but not close enough, The second version is the reason why I am late uploading. My sister made me this clock and I was putting it up outside. The middle one is me on my horse Scout and the top one is Jozef jumping Scout and the rest are all the animals that I have had over the years. You might be able to pick out Stan, Boris and Gnasher. She is so clever. Hope you like them.

Have a great evening.

Cathy and Stan.

Tags: Clock Chaffinch female Wildlife and nature Chaffinch male

Voters: sjcphotography, Fred263, JuBarney and 52 more

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Comments


17 Mar 2017 8:09PM
Superb set of captures, Cathy.SmileSmile
That's a beautiful clock which says so much.
How lucky to receive it as a gift from your sister.

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Excellent images
17 Mar 2017 8:12PM
Just for once have got to go for the clock, Cathy, what a wonderful creation!

Dave.
JuBarney Plus
8 33 4 United Kingdom
17 Mar 2017 8:12PM
Terrific shots and love your clock,
Ju
idiabb 5 337 Greece
17 Mar 2017 8:16PM
Great idea to make a clock like this, very original. And great captures Cathy. Ivana
ddolfelin Plus
8 103 3 Wales
17 Mar 2017 8:18PM
Original and very well thought out present for you.
The pictures are good too.
(lots of our Chaffinches have the 'club foot' type problems).
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
17 Mar 2017 8:25PM
Lovely work Cathy.
Ron
17 Mar 2017 8:25PM
Super set Cathy, love the clock but the lead image is my favourite, like the excellent detail,
Fred.
17 Mar 2017 8:35PM
Beautiful birds and a wonderful clock -what a great present GrinGrin
Mollycat Plus
6 21 2 United Kingdom
17 Mar 2017 8:52PM
Tick Tock.........my daughter would love this at her yard. Mind you all you horsey people are nuts.

Peter GrinGrinGrin
Mike_Smith Plus
12 611 1 United Kingdom
17 Mar 2017 8:52PM
Cracking Chaffinch captures Cathy, and that clock is a beauty. What a great present
Chinga Plus
9 3 1 United Kingdom
17 Mar 2017 9:13PM
Beautiful images Cathy, lovely to see...
Isabel GrinGrin
EMJAYCEE Plus
10 10 10 England
17 Mar 2017 9:18PM
Your bird captures are always a joy Cathy, but today a big thank you for the clock image; what a lovely way to store happy memories Smile
Joan
Beautiful captures of the chaffinches Cathy and the clock is a work of art.
Carol Smile
ColleenA Plus
7 444 7 Australia
17 Mar 2017 9:48PM
Lovely set Cathy
Lillian Plus
10 23 17 United Kingdom
17 Mar 2017 10:11PM
great set Cathy
capto Plus
7 6.0k 15 United Kingdom
17 Mar 2017 10:12PM
Great shots and clock.Smile

ivor
17 Mar 2017 10:18PM
Lovely compose shots with detail effect Cathy.
Jeff SmileSmile
17 Mar 2017 10:43PM
Superb images. Great craft by your sister.
Spkr51 3 United States
18 Mar 2017 12:29AM
Excellent capture ***** SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
tonyguitar Plus
7 77 37 Canada
18 Mar 2017 1:05AM
Version one is so real and pleasing. All are good though. TG
18 Mar 2017 2:10AM
Love the clock. And the birds.

Peter
Growmore 11 4 3 England
18 Mar 2017 6:04AM
Two wonderful images the clock is very nice Cathy.
Gary
18 Mar 2017 8:21AM
Splendid set Cathy and such an interesting clock.Smile
18 Mar 2017 9:52AM
Great images CathySmileSmileSmile
You must be very pleased with your excellent clock
18 Mar 2017 10:01AM
Great couple of images Cathy.
18 Mar 2017 11:53AM
Lovely trio Cathy, with V1 being my fav'.

JohnSmile
18 Mar 2017 2:53PM
Beautiful chaffinches but the clock is wonderful I can spot Stan too


Patty SmileSmile
kaz1 Plus
9 150 United Kingdom
18 Mar 2017 3:50PM
I love the tuft on top of the chaffinch's head.

And the clock is oh so special.
18 Mar 2017 7:14PM
Excellent Cathy..Lin
Love the birds as always. Glad you explained about the clock what a lovely clock to have made so personal. Debs

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