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Pollen Beak

By SueWB
Taken at lunchtime yesterday over at the park near work. Not sure what the little blue tits were doing with these buds, but they spent quite a while foraging around and getting very pollen covered beaks in the process.

I would have liked to have gotten something a bit sharper and less cluttered, but a tree is a tree and the blue tits just won't listen!

Please view LARGE if you can for full pollen effect!!

Sue Smile

Tags: General Bird Blue tit Flowers and plants Wildife Parrus Wildlife and nature

Voters: Kwosimodo, franken, Gaz_H and 29 more

Readers' Choice Awards are given to photos that get over 30 votes

Comments


StevenPrice 15 30 2 England
16 Mar 2007 12:46PM
they never listen do they lol.nice capture tho well done.

Steve.

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chase Plus
14 1.4k 295 England
16 Mar 2007 1:03PM
Lol Sue,you will have to shout louder or give them more seed!
I noticed lots of those little black shiny beetles around,I wonder if he is looking for them in the Willow heads?
Nice dof & catchlight Sue..well done!
Janet
franken Plus
17 5.0k 4 United Kingdom
16 Mar 2007 1:44PM
A lovely clear image with good colour.

Ken
taggart Plus
15 47 14 United States
16 Mar 2007 1:55PM
I like seeing these birds checking out the flowers--- probably looking for bugs! wonderful image!

Jennnnnnn
markb2815 13 2
16 Mar 2007 2:03PM
Nice one Sue , well done

Mark
16 Mar 2007 3:44PM
Wonderful picture. The colours are great. A right picture for Spring. JNC
didgpix 13
16 Mar 2007 4:15PM
Beautiful shot.
User_Removed 13 16 England
16 Mar 2007 4:27PM
Nicely caught in a very appealing pose. Lovely light, detail and beady little eye!
Andrew
Shroomer 13 14 167 England
16 Mar 2007 7:18PM
Lovely shot Sue, thats a hanging pose well captured.
Richard
BertC Plus
13 29 Malta
16 Mar 2007 7:36PM
Fantastic work Sue !! superbly captured.
Bert
phil_j 13 134 4 England
16 Mar 2007 10:12PM
Nice little acrobat!!.

Phil-J
Gaz_H 13 150 1 United Kingdom
16 Mar 2007 10:47PM
Great capture, very crisp
Loupix 13 80 1 United Kingdom
17 Mar 2007 12:27AM
Beautiful capture, lovely feather detail
dickiedriver 13 212 United Kingdom
17 Mar 2007 2:22PM
Lovely picture sue the large version is great you can really see the pollen well done

Richard
ITPSnapper 14 45 Netherlands
17 Mar 2007 3:05PM
I dont think the bg is too cluttered, the dof has rendered that problem obsolete for me. Wonderful shot. I am yet to catch a wild bird at all.

Neal
17 Mar 2007 9:00PM
Delighted to be #30 for this fine image Sue

Stan

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