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Female Bullfinch

By Gezina  
Thank you so much for your kind support on the Male Bullfinch, much appreciated.
Now I was quite happy to have taken some shots of the Male but on the way back to the visitor centre the I startled the female and she flew around me only to perch on this weed, I was on my knees ( I know there are more things than praying that gets me on my knees Grin) inching my way forward, by then the light was poor and for once I will upload Exif data, but I was really pleased to land a few shots of a female as well - Ina

Tags: Female Wildlife and nature Arundel wwt Bullinches

Voters: susanbarton, johnjo58, stokesy and 52 more

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susanbarton 12 11 1 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 11:20AM
Lovely shot great detail and wonderful colours

Susan
johnjo58 10 2 5 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 11:25AM
IMHO one of your finest photos Ina, it has a quiet beauty, lovely
David
stokesy 9 8 Scotland
16 Jan 2012 11:26AM
you did very well indeed it has a lovely feel to the image great shot, ronnie
Joline Plus
14 30 59 United States
16 Jan 2012 11:38AM
And she is nestled in the most beautiful of perches. Love it.
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
16 Jan 2012 11:39AM
This is a beauty, Ina, imo better than the male. Carol
achieverswales 10 8 101 Wales
16 Jan 2012 12:16PM
Every thing about this capture shouts beautiful Ina.

Regards

Trev.
vixalot 9 8 England
16 Jan 2012 12:22PM
Very nice, well captued
Vic
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
16 Jan 2012 1:07PM
Hand held, 1/30 sec. at 200mm.......thus a most impressive shot, Ina: very well done indeed.
Ronnie.
Fefe Plus
9 54 34 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 1:14PM
Great..... What a little fattySmile
BarbaraR 14 889 1 England
16 Jan 2012 1:36PM
Very lovely.
She tones so nicely with her perch weeds.

B.
MossyOak 9 22 15 England
16 Jan 2012 1:46PM
Gets a WOW Ina. with a 70-200mm this is brilliant. How close did you stalk her to.
Fabulous detail and clean bg on a great perch
Love it
Richard
Niknut Plus
10 2.8k 82 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 3:25PM
Beautiful shot, with a gorgeous pictorial quality !!!!!!!
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 17 England
16 Jan 2012 4:23PM
Wow, she's a beauty, Ina Wink A wonderful capture, excellent quality image Smile
Trev Smile
Ade_Osman 17 4.5k 36 England
16 Jan 2012 4:29PM
Cracking female Ina........No not you the bird!!! Tongue

Though you ain't bad, but don't tell Gray I said thatSmile

AdeGrin
alfie99 12 1 Wales
16 Jan 2012 5:37PM
lovely shot and setting..well done..

Aled
tomcat 15 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 6:13PM
A real beauty Ina - in fact she is gorgeousTongue

Adrian
Karen_Summers 12 8 1 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 6:47PM
A lovely pretty shot
teocali Plus
12 442 18 England
16 Jan 2012 7:25PM
Delighted to be #30, Ina - just one word for this one - EXQUISITE Smile Definitely one for the wall!
Sylvia
Mike_Smith Plus
13 708 1 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 7:48PM
Cracking image well presented
16 Jan 2012 8:00PM
Excellent capture!
Sam.
vandalp 13
16 Jan 2012 8:03PM
Nice one Ina, the Female seems less bothered about having her picture taken than the male.
Vanda
Shellio 9 2 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 9:19PM
Very well spotted, excellent image.
Shell
16 Jan 2012 10:06PM
Hi Ina just stunning, a superb capture gray
pluckyfilly 14 351 33 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2012 9:31AM
superb and I love it - the foliage looks good supporting the bully
Alec1 13 4 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2012 11:00AM
Came out really well Ina considering the bad light, if you stretched your hand out I'm sure she would have let you stroke her. Have never known a bird let you get so close as that one did.
Alec
OAKEY 12 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2012 6:20PM
Beautiful capture, nice and natural very well done Ina, its all a bit confusing to many Bullfinches on here at the momment can't cope!!!!
Regards ShaunWink
TerryMcK 12 72 2 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 8:00AM
Well captured, Ina. A very good shot of a lovely little bird I've yet to add to my own PF.
Terry
norton 17 2 6 Jersey
19 Jan 2012 8:27PM
This is a beauty Ina, lovely detail, well spotted and captured...................

Tony.
User_Removed 11 3 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2012 7:33PM
Hi,

I thought I had a nice shot until I saw this. Wonderful detail and in bad light as well. Romney
Glostopcat 14 255 2 England
24 Jan 2012 10:49PM
A top shot Ina, an image to be proud of

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