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Close enough.... madam!

By Lillian  
Ok here was me thinking a different pose soon
Then what do you know, down he came
the Cuckoo, was getting closer and then so close
could not focus on him

What a day yesterday sunshine and rain, and freezing cold!
Then we had to wait 6 hours for him to arrive
some others there were 10 hours waiting, BUT you know he will turn up

again Annette and I managed loads of photos with the other small birds as well

Lillian


Tags: Surrey Close-up Cuckoo Wild bird Wildlife and nature watching us

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Comments


7 May 2021 2:51PM
Great lmage.

John
sparrowhawk Plus
12 282 2 United Kingdom
7 May 2021 2:53PM
fantastic
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
7 May 2021 3:06PM
A superb capture Lillian, what a beautiful subject...
Well caught... Isabel GrinGrinGrin
Another Grand capture Lillian

Vince
7 May 2021 3:08PM
Well captured.
DeSilver Plus
14 14 12 England
7 May 2021 3:29PM
Again very well captured. The what one would think of as a dull bird has really a beautiful plumage and so well brought out by you.

David
7 May 2021 3:34PM
A splendid image to reward you for your wait, Lillian, excellent dof.

JohnSmile
7 May 2021 3:42PM
Wonderful birding Lillian, really worth it, especially for us lucky viewers!

Dave 🙂
7 May 2021 3:42PM
Excellent Lillian, great pose and detail,
Fred.
cymru2019 2 17 7 United Kingdom
7 May 2021 3:49PM
Superb close up. David
Mollycat Plus
8 21 2 United Kingdom
7 May 2021 3:52PM
Lovely eye contact and plumage detail Lillian.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
SlowSong Plus
13 9.8k 30 England
7 May 2021 4:01PM
You have lots of patience, but it's worth it in the end. Super shot. Smile
viscostatic 15 50 11 United Kingdom
7 May 2021 4:02PM
Excellent clarity.

Phil.
johnsd Plus
15 4 2 Scotland
7 May 2021 4:11PM
A beautiful image Lillian, excellent detail, clarity and pose.
cooky Plus
17 6 5 United Kingdom
7 May 2021 4:45PM
Fabulously detailed pose Lillian!

Kath
cbrundage 8 4 United States
7 May 2021 5:00PM
A very authoritative bird. Wonderful capture.
Thatís a fabulous capture Lillian. He has such a fascinating eye.

Karen
7 May 2021 5:54PM
Fantastic close up Lillian.

Val
JuBarney Plus
10 34 5 United Kingdom
7 May 2021 6:07PM
A terrific pose and detailed capture
Ju
LynneJoyce Plus
13 22 101 United Kingdom
7 May 2021 6:16PM
WOW!
7 May 2021 6:20PM
Very nice !!!! Lillian.Smile
7 May 2021 6:45PM
Fabulous image Lillian. Debs
Buffalo_Tom Plus
15 2.3k 21 Wales
7 May 2021 7:35PM
Excellent image and details Lilian.
Tom.
7 May 2021 8:09PM
Excellent capture
SUE118 Plus
13 8 1 United Kingdom
7 May 2021 8:14PM
Super shot.
The eyes have it.
Mike
dark_lord Plus
17 2.8k 784 England
7 May 2021 11:07PM
A very nice capture Lillian.
A superb cuckoo image Lillian, one of the best I have ever seen.
Carol
Irishkate Plus
11 45 121 United Kingdom
8 May 2021 9:07AM
Hello there!
KateGrin
KingArthur 15 8 Malta
8 May 2021 9:34AM
Terrific shot Lillian

Joe Smile
nobby1 Plus
16 20 United Kingdom
8 May 2021 10:31AM
Another superb Cuckoo shot Lillian.
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
8 May 2021 11:44AM
A stunning and detailed capture, Lillian 😀👍
Trev 😀
dales Plus
5 13 Australia
8 May 2021 12:30PM
Terrific pose with this beautiful image Lillian , great title
Ian
Excellent image Lillian

Harry
kaz1 11 310 United Kingdom
9 May 2021 3:24PM
He's definitely watching you. Fab image, Lillian.
10 May 2021 12:09AM
Super detailed image, great timing Lillian!

Dave 🙂🐈
10 May 2021 7:30AM
An excellent closeup , Lillian! SmileSmileSmile

Jukka
BarbaraR 15 1.1k 1 England
23 May 2021 8:44AM
A rare and wonderful capture.

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