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This is a photo I re-came across a few weeks ago, taken in the summer, which seems such a long time ago now *sigh*. The sun was beginning to set, and the birds had gone to roost. The mice seemed to wait patiently for the birds to leave before they got their turn on the feeders. On the other hand maybe they waited impatiently, tapping their feet and cleaning their whiskers tetchily, whilst bemoaning their place in the 'pecking order'.

Anyway.... the wind was quite strong and blowing from behind the mouse, so as I approached it couldn't smell me, the light was fading quickly, and so everything was in my favour. There again, perhaps it knew I was there and just wasn't going to give up its supper for some bloomin' maniac 'tog'. I was amazed at how close it allowed me, and didn't even seem bothered when I started using flash.... I was really pleased with the results, but there again I am rather easily pleased....

Hope you like him/her...

Thanks for looking


Camera:Canon EOS 350D
Lens:canon 24-105 is
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Nuts to You
Username:GrahamBaines GrahamBaines
Uploaded:25 Jan 2009 - 3:37 PM
Tags:Bird feeder, Close-up / macro, Field mouse, Grahambaines, Peanuts, Portraits / people, Wildlife / nature
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Voters:Briwooly · jayjay52 · AliMurray · aitchbrown · goodone · taggart · mrsvee · Bob_V · pluckyfilly · mex · mroch06 · ringyneck · imander · brownsilent · raygregson · Mynett · whiteswan01 · cats_123 ·
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Briwooly  10452 forum posts England5 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jan 2009 - 3:41 PM

Great capture Graham LoL Smile


AliMurray  8 Scotland
25 Jan 2009 - 3:47 PM

Nice one.

Ali Smile

Bob_V  8 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jan 2009 - 4:09 PM

A fantastic close-up capture.


love it - so thats where my nuts go after dark

26 Jan 2009 - 10:11 AM

Isn't an easy job to get the nuts... poor sod!
Great series, enjoyed the pictures, all!


super series of images graham,well taken.ray

Mynett  7142 forum posts United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jan 2009 - 11:19 AM

How sweet, and lovely detail to the eye and fur you have almost got a movie here
Linda Smile

2 Feb 2009 - 7:55 PM

all ten wow was running mouse fast over themlol


nice burst of shots V9 for me Smile

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