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Colour Me Red

By teocali
A full frame capture of a Great Spotted Woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) taken in our garden today against the backdrop of red acer foliage (leaves still hanging in there, amazingly!)

My thanks for your support of my Remembrance Day image, with a special thank you to Gary(gary_d), Dean(WindowonWildlife), Sandy(Daisymaye), Ken(Franken), Shane(Shane_136) and Brian (Brian65) for their User Awards - I was blown away by this response and am truly grateful to you all Smile

Tags: Full frame Red Wild Garden Bird Acer Backdrop Great spotted woodpecker Foliage Dendrocopos major Wildlife and nature

Voters: ringyneck, retroman, JuBarney and 48 more

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JuBarney Plus
9 33 4 United Kingdom
13 Nov 2013 5:37PM
A beautiful well-timed capture with that BG;
Fancy seeing a moon gazing WP!

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13 Nov 2013 5:44PM
Great contrast between the beautiful background and the fine captured woodpecker creating a beautiful composition!
gary_d 12 576 13 Wales
13 Nov 2013 5:50PM
The photo is stunning and the presentation skillfully done and setting it off perfectely, you get my user award again - gary
ali63 8 790 1 United Kingdom
13 Nov 2013 6:01PM
Beautiful image, great pose,

Trev_B 13 151 68 England
13 Nov 2013 6:18PM
A gorgeous image Julia.

Greyheron 18 282 7 England
13 Nov 2013 6:23PM
Good to see you were able to get out today Sylvia - what a stunning capture Grin

Maiwand 13 3 73 England
13 Nov 2013 6:42PM
Top class capture Sylvia. Sharp as a new pin and excellent POV. What a poser this bird is !!!GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
almiles 10 38 102 United Kingdom
13 Nov 2013 7:13PM
A great pose to catch and that wonderful backdrop again. Top marks once more Sylvia! Smile
Great sharp shot

bricurtis Plus
15 2.3k 50 England
13 Nov 2013 8:26PM
Wonderfully posed Woodpecker Sylvia - I hope those leaves hang on a little bit longer.Smile
dave1967 8 4 United Kingdom
13 Nov 2013 9:16PM
Superb shot great colours
Glostopcat 14 255 2 England
13 Nov 2013 9:17PM
What a stunning image Sylvia, the red of the acer makes a wonderful background and the pecker is posing perfectly for you
Louise_Morris 10 2.5k England
14 Nov 2013 12:26PM
Stunning Sylvia - simply stunning! Lou
patri 16 3 Italy
14 Nov 2013 1:42PM
You have wonderful pictures in your portfolio, they are really stunning!

CaroleS Plus
10 442 3 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2013 2:20PM
Amazing colour to that backdrop, makes a very striking image.
ColleenA Plus
8 451 7 Australia
14 Nov 2013 3:18PM
A perfect pose...great photography
tomcat 14 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2013 6:13PM
First class

15 Nov 2013 5:14PM
Lovely image Sylvia.

21 Nov 2013 4:07PM
This is my personal fav GSW image from you to's simply fantastic, Sylvia!!!!!SmileSmileSmile

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