Please can I have some crumbs......

By ColleenA
Good morning .....
Thank you for all your well wishes and continued support....also to CarolG for her UA, much appreciatedGrinGrin

Today I am out of my comfort zone....I am not a bird photographer...however this little fella flew into the coffee shop and sat on the chair next to me and begged me for the crumbs of my cheesecake....just look at that faceGrinGrinGrin..... then V4 another visitor looking for crumbs around my feet........ ID's please....
Have a nice day...

Tags: Wildlife and nature

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Nikonuser1 Plus
5 150 16 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 12:34AM
Great capture Colleen, Smile He must know you would pay for his modellingWink


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Potra 4 Venezuela
11 Dec 2013 12:45AM
"The unbearable cuteness of the little bird"
Fantastic shot, Colleen!
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
11 Dec 2013 1:01AM
He looks very demanding--- and maybe hungry! give him all you cheese cake!
, cute little one!
tonyguitar 6 62 37 Canada
11 Dec 2013 1:09AM
Is he your tropical pet? First sighting for me and I have seen quite a few birds.
Unusual yellow by the eyes and I thought there were no new bird designs. Top
notch Photo!! TG
Colleen he is a Noisy Mynah..I had a pic of one of his brothers up yesterday Grin He must have liked you, to get that close Wink Yours has lovely sad eyes...great images Grin

Lynette Grin
mikbee 11 3 8 Scotland
11 Dec 2013 1:38AM
A very expressive face indeed Colleen !!
Good set.
Jocelia 6 2 1 Australia
11 Dec 2013 1:53AM
The little bird looks sad but just love ‘big foot’ V4…...WinkWinkWink
How could you deny a face like that, Colleen? Great set.

A lovely set of captures " Who could refuse such a plea ". Well done Colleen.
bobsblues 8 10 2 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 6:17AM
Love the expression great capture.
11 Dec 2013 6:28AM
I hope he was not disappointed and got what he wantedSmile
A very cute face, Colleen!
Regards Valery
Andysnapper 9 109 25 England
11 Dec 2013 6:36AM
Lovely shots Colleen, what a cute little bird. The big foot looks very much like a moorhen, we have them in the UK but I don't think I've ever seen one begging for scraps before, they normally disappear at the first site of humans.

Caziwinkles 5 3 1 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 6:41AM
A lovely little cute bird with somewhat sad eyes too!! Hope you saved him a few crumbs from your cheesecake...!! Smile

ColleenA Plus
5 354 5 Australia
11 Dec 2013 6:51AM

Quote:A lovely little cute bird with somewhat sad eyes too!! Hope you saved him a few crumbs from your cheesecake...!! Smile


He got a lot of the crumb base from my cheesecake and then Mr Big feet ate the restGrinGrin
CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
11 Dec 2013 6:57AM
I hope you obliged, Annette Smile Four super captures. Carol
ColleenA Plus
5 354 5 Australia
11 Dec 2013 7:10AM

Quote:I hope you obliged, Annette Smile Four super captures. Carol

Mollycat Plus
4 11 2 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 7:13AM
Cracking shots. Incredible eyes on one, and feet on the other. Oz has wonderful things to see. GrinGrin Peter.
11 Dec 2013 7:19AM
Fabulous! Posing for you - and yes, you are a bird photographer.
11 Dec 2013 7:31AM
I believe V4 is a Coot.
SUE118 Plus
9 8 1 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 7:32AM
What expressions, who could not fail to give some crumbs to this fella, what a cute face and it looks like he has a woolly coat on.SmileSmile
LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 7:36AM
Two delightfully captured scroungers, it must have been highly input nutritious cheesecake.
11 Dec 2013 7:44AM
Great images. V4 is a Moorhen.
11 Dec 2013 7:45AM
Hi - birder Colleen !Grin ---- Touching and moving images !GrinSmileWinkGrinSmileWinkGrinSmileWink --- Hope you got some cheescake too! --- Lovely images ,they lit the grey ,wet and misty Morning here in the north! PS - Hope that Rob is feeling better!Smile --- Jukka.Smile
11 Dec 2013 8:06AM
Lovely set Colleen,
viscostatic 11 35 5 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 8:17AM
He looks like quite a character - who could resist feeding a bird like that. And the one in V4 has amazing feet. Great photography Colleen.

gwynn56 6 87 England
11 Dec 2013 8:23AM
nice capture , and what big feet v4 hasSmile
ukgubbi 6 5 India
11 Dec 2013 8:31AM
Very cute. Cannot deny what they demand.
ali63 Plus
6 775 1 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 8:39AM
Who could refuse those sad eyes in V1Wink lovely images Colleen,

Ali Grin
SlowSong Plus
9 7.3k 30 England
11 Dec 2013 9:25AM
Super cute. I'd have given them my whole bun. Grin
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 9:26AM
Lucky you Colleen, a beautiful set and so obliging
vickyf 12 8 8 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 9:27AM
These are great. Just love the expression of the little fella in V1-3 Smile
CaroleS Plus
7 433 3 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 10:02AM
The little chap in V1 obviously know how to use those eyes! Well captured set!
11 Dec 2013 10:06AM
Well captured, V1 is my favourite such appealing eyes.

Mary Grin
8 10 10 England
11 Dec 2013 10:11AM
V4 is a moorhen - what a size the feet are! The other little fella is just cute and certainly knows how to beg, Grin
marktc Plus
7 101 15 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 10:20AM
A quartet of crackers there Colleen, V3 wins the day though... great work.
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
11 Dec 2013 10:36AM
Well I do hope you gave him some crumbs, 'cos he's looking so sad Sad Love those legs and feet in V4! Wink A super set, Colleen Smile
Trev Smile
Fefe Plus
6 23 31 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 10:57AM
Irishkate Plus
7 41 113 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 11:08AM
Brilliant bird image Colleen - a new venture?
Good set and some differnet specimens for us to learn about.
Hope you're getting about and Rod comfortable.
11 Dec 2013 1:17PM
Who could resist taking those photos - maybe the start of something new on the photography front for you? Absolutely excellent shots too!! V2 my favourite.
JuBarney 6 26 3 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 2:35PM
The little chap in 1 - 3 looks so sad and V4 is a super capture
Have fun with the new camera.
11 Dec 2013 2:53PM
A fascinating set of images, Colleen
11 Dec 2013 3:27PM
Well grabbed opportunities, Colleen.

11 Dec 2013 3:55PM
Fabulous Colleen. V1 for me today, so cute and giving you a real don't you feel sorry for me look GrinGrin

capto Plus
5 5.0k 8 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 4:03PM
The look on his face in v1 is priceless.Smile

11 Dec 2013 4:35PM
Four beauties, Colleen!
Such wonderful expression - I love the size 25+ feet in V4!!

11 Dec 2013 5:12PM

Quote:Great images. V4 is a Moorhen.

Yes - it is now.
I'm sure it was a coot when I looked at it!
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 5:30PM
More demanding than begging to me
11 Dec 2013 5:49PM
Wonderful images
EileenH 4 1 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 5:57PM
Four great imagesSmile

11 Dec 2013 6:37PM
Beautiful bird captures, Colleen !
NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 7:21PM
A gorgeous set of images Colleen…

Image number four being a firm and rightly so favourite…

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
11 Dec 2013 7:35PM
Great shots Colleen. How could you refuse that face and what big feet! Cathy
tonyguitar 6 62 37 Canada
11 Dec 2013 7:58PM
That is a fine coot in V4. Rich colour . Their feet are special in the bird world. All are so well done..... Now you are in your element with birds. Welcome. TG
all well taken ,great wee shots.

jacquig 4 3 United Kingdom
11 Dec 2013 10:25PM
Wonderful captures. What a face indeed! If he was human, I think he would have to have been a character actor. Delightful set. Smile
11 Dec 2013 11:08PM
I am in love with that little cutie in V1 Colleen,wonderful set..Lin

Quote:Great images. V4 is a Moorhen.

Yes - it is now.
I'm sure it was a coot when I looked at it!

Quote:I believe V4 is a Coot.

Not to start an argument BUT .....V4 is a purple swamp hen...for definite

Lynette Grin
12 Dec 2013 3:09AM
That's what I thought! GrinGrinGrinGrin
Mike_Young Plus
11 12 9 United Kingdom
12 Dec 2013 7:15PM
V4 is actually a Dusky moorhen Gallinula tenebrous, lovely set Colleen.
kel55 5 8 United Kingdom
13 Dec 2013 7:24AM
This bird has got character , looks a bit grumpy , my type of chic , cool shot regards Kel
13 Dec 2013 4:53PM
A smashing quartet Colleen, and a lovely unusual Bird in V1 & 2

John Smile
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
26 Dec 2013 5:09PM
He looks so sad and melancholy Colleen, I hope you threw him a few crumbs

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