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From a Jack to a King....

By NDODS    
Good day to you all...

Thank you all so very much for wonderful response that you gave my RGB Series, it was certainly a worthwhile photographic adventure. A special mention goes to Chrissie3 (Chrissie) and Franken (Ken) for their most welcomed User Awards following yesterdays last in the series upload.

Todays three were captured a little while ago as you can see from the beautiful blue sky. They show one of the many Jackdaws which live in the village, this particular one likes to have a little dance. "Maybe the Chimney was hot?"

I hope that you all have a wonderful day what ever you get up to.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Tags: Chimney Roof Dancing Jackdaw Wildlife and nature

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19 Oct 2013 8:09AM
beautiful duo ! love those piercing eyes

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Caziwinkles 4 3 1 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 8:11AM
Bring another song to mind Nathan 'Up on the roof...!' Three great images. Smile
rhys47 8 3 2 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 8:20AM
A fantastically sharp image, and I like the contrast between the colour of the eyes and the sky. And great expression in V3Smile
nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
19 Oct 2013 8:21AM
Great shots with a little bit of shadow, Nathan. V1 is my favorite.
Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 8:24AM
Another great set Nathan. Love the title. Peter.
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
19 Oct 2013 8:33AM
Interesting throne it has Nathan Smile Such a lovely bird - great images Grin
widtink 4 406 2 Scotland
19 Oct 2013 8:34AM
Beautifully caught Smile Startling birds Smile

lynks 8 England
19 Oct 2013 8:35AM
Nathan v1 for me.WinkWinkWinkWinkWink
ColleenA Plus
4 319 4 Australia
19 Oct 2013 8:38AM
Great set Nathan.....GrinGrinGrinGrin
19 Oct 2013 8:40AM
I will be singing that song all day now.........................GrinGrinGrin
19 Oct 2013 8:41AM
3 lovely images. You've captured the eyes to perfection.
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 8:47AM
Three lovely images of one of my favourite birds. I used to have one of these guys visit me. It used to tap on the window to be let in then it would sit on my head. I soon learned to remove all jewellery before it came in!
19 Oct 2013 8:54AM
Wonderful close up to this beautiful bird, excellent captures Nathan!
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
19 Oct 2013 9:13AM
Super captures, Nathan, love the little dance in V.1 Smile Carol
7 10 10 England
19 Oct 2013 9:18AM
A bright eyed beauty - nice trio of shots Nathan.
Three good captures Nathan love V1

Hope you have a good day

Mototaur 3 31 England
19 Oct 2013 9:56AM
Great capture. The bird does look like it's on a hot part Smile
SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
19 Oct 2013 10:19AM
I do like these cheeky jackdaws. One has learned how to dangle from the bird feeders in my garden now and makes great inroads into the fat balls.
19 Oct 2013 10:38AM
Three good images Nathan, V1 is my favourite

There's something a little sinister in this jackdaws eyes, for which you captured very well.... V1 for me today Nathan
Michaela Wink
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
19 Oct 2013 11:17AM
Lovely set Nathan.

great shots Nathan, he is keeping an eye on you.

19 Oct 2013 11:26AM
Great picture! We have those on our chimney tops too and they can be very noisy!
EileenH 3 1 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 11:54AM
Beautiful setSmile

achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
19 Oct 2013 12:34PM
V1 showing the blue sheen nicely on the feathers Nathan, they are very intelligent birds, like all three.


Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 12:47PM
Beautifully captured against that blue sky - the chimney pots make a lovley contrast for the dark plumage.
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
19 Oct 2013 12:54PM
Works well against the blue sky Nathan.
Good set.
And on the song theme,
just a pity there was no smoke for,
''Smoke Gets In Your Eyes'' !!
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
19 Oct 2013 1:00PM
A great set. All showing so well that lovely blue eye.
19 Oct 2013 1:13PM
Lovely shots, Nathan, nice detail and a hint of shadow.

Nikonuser1 Plus
4 96 14 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 1:26PM
Great set of images Nathan, like the titleSmile

I think he's asking for some coal on the fire and some heat up the chimney.

BarbaraR 10 17 1 England
19 Oct 2013 2:45PM
Great captures, lovely sharp images of the
blue eyed one.

Ray12 3 113 1 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 3:03PM
Three great images, the cause of so many chimney fires in the past with there nests
19 Oct 2013 3:07PM
Nathan, A lovely set of images. I like the contrast between the bird and the background sky. Smile
Brian J.
19 Oct 2013 3:20PM
Beautifully captured images, v1 for me
19 Oct 2013 3:32PM
Lady Luck played her hand just right for you here, Nathan GrinWink

19 Oct 2013 3:33PM
Hello Nathan, I love them all but v3 with him cuddled up to the chimney pot is my favourite. Have a good week away, lots of R and R best wishes Patricia GrinGrin
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
19 Oct 2013 3:51PM
I see we're both into song titles today, my 'Underneath The Arches' and your 'From A Jack To A King'!! Grin Think I bought the latter, sung by Ned Miller....Wink Three lovely captures, Nathan, of your fine feathered friend Smile
Trev Smile
19 Oct 2013 4:22PM
Lovely detail in black shades.
Mike_Smith Plus
9 323 1 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 6:06PM
Hi Nathan, three great Jackdaw shots, one bird i have never got yet
19 Oct 2013 6:07PM
Great stuff Nathan, love the pose in V3

John Smile
capto Plus
4 4.0k 8 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 6:19PM
V1 for me, great characters are jackdaws, very entertaining.Smile

19 Oct 2013 6:22PM
Wonderful trio Nathan. I like V3 GrinGrin

dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 6:44PM
excellent series and I like the pose in v1.
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 7:27PM
3 Crackers Nathan.
19 Oct 2013 7:33PM
Three excellently captured images Nathan.
JuBarney Plus
5 20 3 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 7:55PM
A really lovely set & esp. V3
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 8:33PM
Three nice captures Nathan.

19 Oct 2013 8:52PM
Super captures Nathan.

Jenny Smile
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
19 Oct 2013 9:03PM
He might be doing a rain dance Grin

Beautiful light, colour and detail in all three, Nathan.

termite53 3 8 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2013 9:12PM
Pin sharp Nathan, excellentGrin
20 Oct 2013 12:51AM
The phrase "well stacked birds" springs to mind. Si.
viscostatic 10 34 5 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2013 9:45AM
Beautiful intelligent birds. V3 my favourite here Nathan.

Source 6
20 Oct 2013 3:02PM
A great set
- source
senn Plus
5 4 1 Belgium
23 Oct 2013 11:50AM
lovely trio here Nathan, .. excellent captures
Ayoob 5 Australia
26 Oct 2013 6:18AM
Great set of images - like them all , Nathan.....Grin
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
26 Oct 2013 8:37PM
I think this cheeky fella thinks he's the chimney sweep character in Mary Poppins played by **** Van Dyke and is doing the dance and chimney sweep song!WinkGrinGrinGrinGrin
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2013 1:53AM
A beautiful set! Stunning details and textures on show Nathan! IB

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