The Ultimate - Bird On A Stick

By NaturesHaven    
Pretty Goldfinch clinging to a very small branch/twig on the apple tree.......WinkWink

Caught next doors cat with a female blackbird in its mouth tonight, just managed to scare the cat and it released the bird, thank goodness the bird flew off and sat on the hedge looking a bit bewildered but OK.............TongueTongueTongueTongueTongueTongue Good deed for the day........SmileSmile

Tags: Goldfinch Bird Avian Wildlife and nature Natures Haven

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Comments


RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
22 Sep 2012 8:01PM
And a very nice bird on a stick it is too, Julia: as ever, so well captured and presented.
Ronnie.

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tonyguitar 4 55 31 Canada
22 Sep 2012 8:22PM
Super image and very important too... composition.. Well done! TG
Trev_B 9 148 68 England
22 Sep 2012 8:27PM
A lovely image Julia... well done.

Trev
22 Sep 2012 8:47PM
What a wonderful image! I love it. The light is catching it perfectly!
marktc Plus
5 85 14 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2012 9:10PM
Breath taking Julia. Absolutely wonderful.
Humblebee 4 1 England
22 Sep 2012 9:25PM
A super image of this glorious bird ... Carol Grin
22 Sep 2012 9:31PM
What a fabulous image!
22 Sep 2012 11:17PM
Stunning! A superb image of this pretty goldfinch. Great compo, colours and d.o.f.

Lavina
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2012 5:23AM
An image of unquestionable beauty.GrinGrinGrinGrin

Regards Nathan
mlseawell 6 1 United States
23 Sep 2012 6:08AM
Another fantastic image! Well done!

Mark
annettep38 Plus
5 218 39 Costa Rica
23 Sep 2012 8:10AM
Excellent light and detail!.
No finches here, too dry hence the food is scarce.

My younger tomcat had his hunting fits, he got various hidings for it and I have not seen any dead birds for four months at least. The cats get enough to eat and don't need it
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2012 8:16AM
Glad you rescued the bird - I do love cats, but I don't when they hunt birds. Smile Lovely goldfinch btw!
Ann
23 Sep 2012 9:12AM
Terrific. I love your title. (Any further and it'll be off the stick. SmileSmileSmile)
CaroleS Plus
6 419 3 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2012 10:48AM
Bird on a stick Julia, but only just. It is clinging on to the very top. Another excellent capture!
Carole
Tibetan 4 3 England
23 Sep 2012 1:30PM
A lovely looking bird well captured nice colours like it good detail, raining like no tomorrow here in Kent, and cold with it! winter is knocking on the door, have a nice day, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
23 Sep 2012 2:36PM
Good detail and comp Julia, glad to hear the Blackbird seemed ok,
Geoff.
johnjo58 5 2 5 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2012 2:43PM
Nice work Julia
David
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
26 Sep 2012 8:10PM
Happy to bring up the half century for this fine shot of this handsome goldfinch posing so proudly for you

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