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The Early Bird .....

By teocali
.......catches the worm. This Robin (Erithacus rubecula) has nested in our garden and is currently, with its partner, feeding a family. The nest is deep inside an evergreen bush and I have no idea how many babies there are, or what their stage of development is. Hopefully they will fledge safely and I will be around when it happens.

Thank you for your support of my last upload. Much appreciated as always.

Tags: Wild Robin Early Garden Bird Feeding Worm Erithacus rubecula Wildlife and nature

Voters: annettep38, Jonny5874, RonnieAG and 35 more

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annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
14 Apr 2012 11:14PM
the title is very fitting for this beautiful sharp picture.

perfect timing!

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RonnieAG Plus
7 154 116 Scotland
14 Apr 2012 11:28PM
An interesting scenario to have in your garden and hopefully may provide further photo opportunities, Sylvia.
A very fine shot of the Robin and it's capture, excellent detail and very natural colours.
gary_d 9 576 13 Wales
14 Apr 2012 11:33PM
Amazingly well detailed. - gary
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
14 Apr 2012 11:48PM
A cracking capture Sylvia, the early bird may catch the worm but the early tog catches the bird!Wink
JustDucky 6 8 Canada
15 Apr 2012 1:33AM
awesome detail and capture
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 11 Canada
15 Apr 2012 3:51AM
An excellent capture.........Sandy
johnjo58 6 2 5 United Kingdom
15 Apr 2012 4:53AM
Lovely Sylvia, a wonderful subject well photographed
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
15 Apr 2012 5:46AM
A belter, Sylvia, hope the brood fledge successfully, and that you are around to capture it on camera Smile Carol
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
15 Apr 2012 7:11AM
A superb capture Sylvia
CaroleS Plus
6 429 3 United Kingdom
15 Apr 2012 8:11AM
An excellent capture Sylvia - Carole
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
15 Apr 2012 8:50AM
so well timed and a beauty of a shot, love it - missed your posts, wondered if you were okSmile
Ade_Osman 14 4.5k 36 England
15 Apr 2012 12:34PM
Well for someone whose lost her mojo, this is quite a stunner Sylv Tongue

User_Removed 7 48 1 United Kingdom
15 Apr 2012 1:19PM
Super detailed image and capture.
Greyheron 15 282 7 England
15 Apr 2012 1:28PM
Wonderful capture Sylvia - made both Linda and I smile Grin

Karrol 8 29 England
15 Apr 2012 10:15PM
Brilliant capture.

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