Goodbye Mr Brambling

By Blenkinsopp
Thought I had better get this uploaded as they went back to Scandanavia about a fortnight ago and I dislike uploading "out of season" images

There were dozens of them about but they mooch around on the ground and I have very few images of them perched

Tags: Wildlife and nature

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Comments


franken Plus
14 4.1k 4 Wales
24 Apr 2010 5:19PM
Excellent capture!

Ken

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LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
24 Apr 2010 5:28PM
What a handsome bird, really well captured.
rickie Plus
12 98 1 United Kingdom
24 Apr 2010 5:29PM
nice shooting
Lovely capture - well done

Chris
Mike_Smith Plus
9 349 1 United Kingdom
24 Apr 2010 5:43PM
Beautiful shot i have looked for one myself over winter but no good ill try next year
EAS Plus
7 1 13 Scotland
24 Apr 2010 5:45PM
We normally have at least a couple over-wintering here but not this time, so especially nice seeing this image. Such lovely marking, well captured here.

Ann
Lovely colours

Mike
Ah well we'll let you off this time than, 'cause it's a bonnie wee bird that's gone home again.

Dougie
Maiwand Plus
10 3 72 England
24 Apr 2010 6:49PM
What a belter of a shot Sandra. I have seldom seen the plumage so well displayed and a bonus with the bird on a perch. Stunning shot.
Ron
24 Apr 2010 6:50PM
Thats one cracking shot Sandra, and then when looking at it in "Large" woooow, just stunning, fantastic colours, great detail and great clarity.
tony b
Blenkinsopp Plus
11 320 4 England
24 Apr 2010 7:09PM

Quote:I have seldom seen the plumage so well displayed

They stayed here so late they were getting their summer plumage and dark heads. Also - they should be in peak condition as we get through loads of expensive feed!!!!!!!! Smile Wink Actually we are tailing off the feeding for the summer now as there aren't that many birds coming in
teocali Plus
8 441 18 England
24 Apr 2010 7:46PM
Wonderful detail, pose and plumage tones/patterning.
Sylvia
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 10 10 England
24 Apr 2010 8:05PM
Superb image with excellent detail.
Joan.
24 Apr 2010 8:41PM
Lovely capture, super colours and feather detail.
Dot
colmar Plus
9 42 35 Scotland
24 Apr 2010 9:01PM
Beautiful image the detail is superb Colin
Fine image of an unusual (for me anyway) bird - much enjoyed.
Pat
24 Apr 2010 9:12PM
Wow Sandra, this is a great bird portrait. Never seen such one here, he's lovely.
Johanna
24 Apr 2010 10:16PM
Excellent shot
RJ.
Superb image.
Tony
25 Apr 2010 7:44AM
An excellent shot -
Glyn1 Plus
7 4 1 England
25 Apr 2010 2:14PM
He's a beauty, such lovely feather detail & colour.

Glyn
MrsS Plus
10 4.5k 18 England
25 Apr 2010 6:05PM
Fabulous details, Missus Smile

F x
Glostopcat Plus
10 255 2 England
30 Apr 2010 10:40PM
He certainly is a handsome little fellow and he is posing beautifully for you

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