Garden Wren

By FeatherFriend
Hi all, after spending a few hours in the woods looking for new shots and coming back with nothing I found this little guy/gal bobbing around on some steps in the garden, sods law I suppose. The tripod was still in the boot of the car so it's H/Held with a 500mm prime, needless to say my left arm will be in plaster for the next couple of days Wink having said that I'm quite pleased with it in a way Wink
Many thanks for taking time out to view and comment on What the F*** and a special thank you to Lillian and Bill (goso) for the UA's, very much appreciated as always,
Regards,
Geoff.

Tags: Wildlife Birds Devon Garden Wren Wildlife and nature

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Comments


KBan 12 498 4 England
29 Apr 2012 1:04PM
What a little beaut Geoff !

Keith Smile

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JohnoP 11 2
29 Apr 2012 1:09PM
The Law of Sod! I am well acquainted with that law myself! Tongue Brilliant image, well worth the pain! Hope your arm gets better soon! Grin John
Sezz Plus
12 617 15 England
29 Apr 2012 1:19PM
Lovely detailed image Geoff, I like the splashes of blue too in the foliage.

Sarah *
29 Apr 2012 1:20PM
Hit the jackpot with this one Geoff, outstanding image with superb detail.

Len
29 Apr 2012 1:29PM
Wonderful pose, light and detail.
Cheesey.
pamelajean Plus
11 979 1894 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 1:37PM
I can't help laughing to hear that the wren was in your garden, perhaps you should stay at homeWink.
It's a beauty, well worth a sore arm.
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
29 Apr 2012 1:52PM
A little darling, Geoff, perfectly captured. I often have the same problem as you, go for miles to look for fresh material, find nothing, then come home and find something in the garden Grin Carol
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 11 Canada
29 Apr 2012 2:01PM
What a delightful little bird. Captured beautifully. Hope it didn't do any damage to the arm..........Sandy
bobsblues 7 10 2 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 2:04PM
Great shot Geoff hope the arm recovers !!.
Rob
29 Apr 2012 2:25PM
superb detail
handheld ... pretty good methinks
hasslebladuk 7 1 6 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 2:36PM
A stunner lovely detail what a cracking little bird
mike
29 Apr 2012 2:55PM
Thanks all,
Geoff.
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
29 Apr 2012 3:15PM
Oh, what an adorable little fellow.
perfectly sharp and lovely detail.
Niknut Plus
7 1.5k 72 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 3:30PM
Amazing !......superb quality, as always !!!
Maiwand Plus
10 3 72 England
29 Apr 2012 4:00PM
Top quality Wren Geoff. I am impressed with that handheld shot very much. I tried some of that just the other day and it 'aint easy-- no SirGrinGrin
Ron
EMJAYCEE Plus
8 10 10 England
29 Apr 2012 4:42PM
Superb capture!!
Joan.
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 4:48PM
What a cracking shot, better to have stayed in the garden thenSmileSmileTongueTongue
Brian
29 Apr 2012 5:09PM
Immaculate detail Geoff, great pose and BG Wink A Real Gem.
nikshot 7 9 1 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 5:30PM
Stunning handheld shot with that big lens, lovely little bird.

Nick
29 Apr 2012 5:32PM
Thanks everyone,
Geoff.
Ade_Osman 14 4.5k 36 England
29 Apr 2012 5:53PM
More than happy to be number 30 of this one mate......Superb pose and capture.

Ade
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 6:58PM
A superbly detailed capture - as ever Geoff Smile
Thanks for coming back to me re- my upload SmileSmile
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
29 Apr 2012 7:39PM
A delightful image of little Jenny wren Geoff, this one is most appealing
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 7:51PM
adorable little Jenny Wren and you have done it great justice Geoff
29 Apr 2012 8:53PM
Terrific capture!
Beautiful feather detail.
Sam.
Mike_Smith Plus
9 371 1 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 8:58PM
Beautiful Jenny Wren
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
29 Apr 2012 9:10PM
A perky little fella, well defined--- Love the bokeh!
Glyn1 7 4 1 England
29 Apr 2012 9:21PM
Superb Geoff, great pose & detail, fantastic for hand held.

Glyn
TerryMcK 8 71 2 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 9:23PM
Ticks all the boxes for me, Geoff - a superb Wren feature.
Terry
Mynett 8 142 6 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2012 11:26PM
super sharp, super detail, another winner, a gem

Linda
goso 10 2 1 Australia
30 Apr 2012 2:26AM
Beautiful, Geoff ...Bill
EAS 8 1 13 Scotland
30 Apr 2012 1:26PM
So endearing and wht superb details you captured in this never-still little bird.

Ann
1 May 2012 11:28AM
Thanks everyone,
Geoff.
1 May 2012 8:28PM
Superb shot as always.
Paul
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
1 May 2012 8:44PM
Super shot Geoff - I like the natural look of the overall image.
Brian.
DerekL Plus
12 175 24 England
1 May 2012 11:16PM
A lovely capture of a Wren Geoff.
Well worth all the arm ache Eh?
Maybe toning down or removing the blue areas on the right would remove a distraction.
Great image all the same.

Derek
Shellio 6 2 United Kingdom
1 May 2012 11:54PM
Fantastic image Geoff! Saw a lovely Robin singing away on a post kind of silhouetted against the falling sun... typical I had just put the camera away in its bag nice timing I think not!
Shell
A Booth 14 11 4 United Kingdom
3 May 2012 12:18PM
lovely lad, well captured, excellent detail and colour.
RTDS 8 Cyprus
3 May 2012 12:43PM
Stunning!
What an excellent capture and with excellent details.
Robert
brownsilent 10 7 2 United Kingdom
5 May 2012 6:17PM
It looks so trustfully at you, first thing that came to my mind was... "Wren I grow up... I'll be a singer" Smile
Johanna
Paul_cats 11 61 22 Scotland
6 May 2012 10:49AM
Stunning detail in the feathers. Deserves a vote for being hand held with such detail.
Paul
30 May 2012 12:06PM
Superb clean capture I am amazed by how much noise these little chaps can make. A
Tibetan 4 3 England
15 Aug 2012 1:46PM
A little beauty love it,regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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