Java Sparrow

By Alan_Baseley    
Another unidentified bird from the Tropical House at Chester Zoo.

Many thanks to Julia for the ID

Tags: Chester zoo Bird Pets and captive animals Wildlife and nature Java sparrow Padda oryzivora

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24 Mar 2013 5:04PM
Great capture, we were there yesterday.


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nonur Plus
8 17 12 Turkey
24 Mar 2013 5:06PM
Super capture.
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
24 Mar 2013 5:09PM
A lovely little finch of some sort, Alan, very well captured. Carol
24 Mar 2013 5:11PM

Quote:Great capture, we were there yesterday.


It's a great place for a visit.
Looking forward to seeing some of the shots Den,

PS I don't suppose you got the name of the 2 birds I've uploaded in the last couple of days?
24 Mar 2013 5:26PM
what a strong beak!!
24 Mar 2013 5:47PM
Excellent capture
24 Mar 2013 6:05PM
I think this is a Java Sparrow, your last upload could be a Palmchat but not 100% sure..........GrinGrinGrin
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2013 6:08PM
Names Alan, we need namesWink

24 Mar 2013 6:11PM

Quote:Names Alan, we need namesWink


I know Adrian, I'll take pictures of the name boards next time I go. I promise,
24 Mar 2013 6:13PM

Quote:I think this is a Java Sparrow, your last upload could be a Palmchat but not 100% sure..........GrinGrinGrin

Thanks Julia,

6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2013 6:26PM
A most beautiful bird, wonderfully captured with stunning light and great colour Alan.

Nathan Grin
24 Mar 2013 6:28PM
What a beautiful bird, Alan!
An excellent image!

Mrsbass 4 2 1 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2013 7:34PM
Superb image - wonderful!
netta1234 Plus
5 382 2 Wales
24 Mar 2013 8:22PM
A great image of a lovely bird Smile
Ayoob 6 Australia
25 Mar 2013 3:35AM
Love the clarity and beautiful details............Grin
25 Mar 2013 9:40AM
Sharp & detailed image Alan
Regards Brian
AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
25 Mar 2013 1:29PM
A fine and detail image of this java sparrow. The long focal has give you a very pleasing cream bokeh which sets the bird off very nicely.

Brian65 8 2 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 2:59PM
What a fantastic shot of this beautiful bird Alan.
25 Mar 2013 3:22PM
Beautifully captured Alan, lovely lighting on this very attrective bird!
25 Mar 2013 6:54PM
Beautiful composition, Alan !
Irishkate Plus
6 40 110 United Kingdom
28 Mar 2013 10:20AM
What a beautiful bird image with subtle b/g.

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