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Mr Attitude.

By Mollycat
Not the easiest to capture with its beak hammering into the grass looking for grubs. This green woodpecker only looked up when some pigeons landed by.

Thank you for looking in and commenting on the ' Sniper ' yesterday. With special thanks to Gareth, Trev, Jukka, Ray and Fred (BadgerFred) for their valued UA's.

Tags: General Bird Close up Wildlife and nature

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Comments


11 Jan 2018 10:34AM
Well captured.

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ddolfelin Plus
7 103 3 Wales
11 Jan 2018 10:36AM
Very good, Peter.
Don't see much of the Greens here.
11 Jan 2018 10:38AM
Excellent Peter, great detail,
Fred.
lush 6 1 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2018 10:41AM
Another great shot
11 Jan 2018 10:43AM
fine capture great detail and colours Peter

Graham GrinGrinGrin
Nikonuser1 Plus
6 156 16 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2018 10:46AM
A great capture Peter SmileSmile

Cliff
We had one here a couple of years ago that kept looking for the ants in our grass. Lovely detailed shot
Janet
TonyDy Plus
9 14 3 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2018 10:53AM
Great shot, Peter.
Tony
rambler Plus
10 1.0k 17 England
11 Jan 2018 10:58AM
Once had the pleasure of watching a mother bird just like this teaching her chick to feed itself on a neighbours lawn. Beautiful capture Peter, thanks for the memory.

Ken SmileSmileSmile
11 Jan 2018 11:03AM
Well captured Peter, they are difficult to photograph, they as so intent in getting the ants and grubs out of the ground, they rarely look up long enough for a shot. Pam
Super capture Peter, not the easiest birds to catch with the camera!!
Chinga Plus
8 3 1 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2018 11:53AM
You have named him well Peter! A great capture...
Isabel GrinGrin
laura1 14
11 Jan 2018 12:01PM
best viewed large lovely red and green

Laura
11 Jan 2018 12:04PM
A difficult subject well photographed. Spot-on focus. Definitely award-worthy.
TrevBatWCC Plus
10 13 12 England
11 Jan 2018 12:20PM
He looks to me like you've taken him by surprise, Peter!!! Grin A super capture Smile
Trev Smile
franken Plus
16 4.8k 4 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2018 12:45PM
Excellent, Peter.
richmowil Plus
9 356 2 England
11 Jan 2018 12:48PM
Excellent capture Peter. Very nice indeed
11 Jan 2018 1:16PM
looks very dissatisfied with the goings-on
11 Jan 2018 1:44PM
Excellent shotGrinGrinGrinGrin
11 Jan 2018 2:08PM
One of the birds on my list to 'Shoot'. Great capture Peter.
Lynne
11 Jan 2018 3:07PM
Excellent birding again , Peter ! - Canīt stop wondering how you get those excellent bird pics with so short F - 122 in this case . I always need F 500 or 600 at least. - So very well done , Peter ! SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile --- Jukka.
SlowSong Plus
10 7.8k 30 England
11 Jan 2018 3:24PM
We don't see many of them. Lovely shot. Well done.
x
11 Jan 2018 4:01PM
Cracking capture GrinGrinGrin
11 Jan 2018 4:55PM
A beauty here Peter, fine shot.

Dave.
Aeros 1 12 Canada
11 Jan 2018 6:05PM
The degree of difficulty in this shot gets my award.
optik 9 15 1 England
11 Jan 2018 6:30PM
Very well done Peter
Super capture Peter.

Ray
11 Jan 2018 7:07PM
Superb Peter. Cathy
11 Jan 2018 7:39PM
Nice one Peter!Smile
JuBarney Plus
7 26 3 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2018 7:59PM
A splendid close up capture.
Ju
Mike_Smith Plus
11 534 1 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2018 8:05PM
Cracking capture Peter, been after one for years
Superb capture, Peter.
Excellent pose & detail.
nonur Plus
9 18 13 Turkey
11 Jan 2018 8:46PM
A great image, Peter. Love the colours and posture.
Lillian Plus
9 22 17 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2018 9:17PM
Peter...brilliant shot!
Wonderful clarify and texture with good eye contact. Well done Peter.
WesternRed.
14 Jan 2018 7:41AM
Super shot of this beauty Peter , such wonderful colours
Ian
17 Jan 2018 4:11PM
Excellent Peter, wonderful photograph you have taken a great shot.


PattySmileSmile
Beautifully captured! Sorry, better late than never eh? GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Regards from Helen Smile

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