Spread My Wings And I'm Off............

By NaturesHaven
Starling taking off from the very small twig off a very thin branch on the apple tree..................one from the archives...........I thought we all needed a bit of sunshine.............and heat..............GrinGrinGrinGrin

Tags: Starling Bird Wings Avian Wildlife and nature Natures Haven

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28 Jan 2013 6:49PM
Stunning. Excellent timing. Absolutely beautifully captured SmileSmileSmile


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nonur Plus
8 17 12 Turkey
28 Jan 2013 6:49PM
A quality capture, great timing!
28 Jan 2013 6:51PM
Excellent work... I would say just perfect one!Smile
Regards Valery
JohnoP 12 2
28 Jan 2013 6:51PM
Great detail, colour and timing on this Julia! Love these birds! John Smile
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
28 Jan 2013 6:52PM
Superb timing, Julia, and wonderful detail in his plumage. Carol
pamelajean Plus
11 998 1932 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 6:56PM
Wonderful taking-off image, Julia, just perfect. He looks to have a smile on his face tooGrin.
SlowSong Plus
9 7.0k 30 England
28 Jan 2013 6:58PM
Practicing to cross Niagara Falls by the look of it. Another splendid shot. Smile
28 Jan 2013 7:01PM
Great timing
Jasper87 Plus
7 1.8k 150 England
28 Jan 2013 7:03PM
Oh for the wings, the wings of a ....... starling!! TongueGrinGrin

bricurtis Plus
12 2.1k 49 England
28 Jan 2013 7:06PM
A well captured moment.
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 7:12PM
Just had to be yours, Mrs StarlingWink

Norfolkboy 11 1 4 England
28 Jan 2013 7:14PM
A cracking Starling, Julia.
Nikonuser1 Plus
5 141 15 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 7:18PM
Another super Starling shot, JuliaSmileSmile

johnke 4 223 15
28 Jan 2013 7:28PM
Julia a truly wonderful photograph. An example to us all. You should feel absolutely ecstatic with this image.
tonyguitar 5 61 35 Canada
28 Jan 2013 7:31PM
Everyone likes this and so do I. The starling has earned my respect . A clever survivor. TG
rayme330 5 17 1 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 7:39PM
Stunning detail, Julia, and great timing.


28 Jan 2013 7:47PM
Beautifully timed and very well captured.
Mrsbass 4 2 1 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 8:09PM
Superb image - I love the sharpness of the body of the bird and the movement in his wings, fabulous.
HELANA 7 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 8:17PM
Grate timing Julia.
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
28 Jan 2013 8:37PM
An amazing shot! WOW!
carper123 Plus
5 1.0k 8 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 9:21PM
Just perfect, Julia, got the lot, a cracking image, wonderful detail, luv it.
Well done.
Darryl. x SmileSmileSmile
marktc Plus
6 96 15 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 9:46PM
Spread your wings and fly away.... I'm sure they are words from a Queen song... great shot Julia.
Maiwand 10 3 72 England
28 Jan 2013 10:05PM
Quality capture Julia. These don't seem to have such a good image but they are really attractive birds with gorgeous plumage.
tonyng 7 9 2 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 10:48PM
Well timed. Top plummage details.
richmowil Plus
8 321 2 England
28 Jan 2013 11:31PM
First Class Image - great movement!!
Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
29 Jan 2013 4:52AM
What a joy to see !! A great image Julia !!
Great timing Julia good details and colours.

Daisymaye Plus
8 23 11 Canada
29 Jan 2013 12:35PM
Excellent well timed shot.......Sandy
good timing lovely shot well done. christineGrinGrinGrinGrin
Rende 10 38 4 Netherlands
29 Jan 2013 3:43PM
Great capture with that motion blur accenting the detail in the head.
Mike_Smith Plus
10 409 1 United Kingdom
29 Jan 2013 6:08PM
Great shot nice timing too
Tibetan 5 3 England
30 Jan 2013 1:12PM
Nice colours and detail, like it regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
17 Feb 2013 9:48PM
A terrific take off shot timed to perfection. It's a wonder that tiny twig can hold the starlings weight!

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