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Is it Spring Yet?

By Lillian  
Colin from earlier this year...
sifting through hard drives, came across cuckoo ones
and thought why not?

So here in the bird series... is a favourite of mine

Was going to Bushy this morning ...up and ready...05:00
and down came the rain, guess where I went back to?
going Wednesday instead

Thanks for stopping by

Lillian

Tags: Spring Landing Cuckoo Wild bird Wildlife and nature Wing span

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Comments


29 Sep 2019 11:32AM
Beautiful Cuckoo, Lillian, top shot 🏆

Dave.

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Excellent image
GrinGrinGrinGrin Super detailed study
DeSilver Plus
12 14 12 England
29 Sep 2019 11:38AM
Oh I wish it was! Not long to wait.Sad
Nothing we can do about it except hope.
So nice to see a picture of a springtime visitor and such a lovely picture.

David
Love this Lillian

Really canít wait to meet Colin

Annette x
29 Sep 2019 11:45AM
Sharp in detail and a great capture, Lillian.

Mike
RonnieAG Plus
10 154 119 Scotland
29 Sep 2019 11:47AM
How obliging of your subject to spread it's wings like that......makes for a more interesting shot and allows one to see the patterns on the under surface of the wings.
R.
PhilT2 Plus
9 513 29 England
29 Sep 2019 11:47AM
Superb shot Lillian
Niknut Plus
9 2.4k 80 United Kingdom
29 Sep 2019 11:47AM
Cracking shot !!....impressive clarity & colours...love the 'pose' too !!.Smile
ColinEJ 13 21 17 United Kingdom
29 Sep 2019 12:01PM
Very impressive shot.

Crisp colours and detail against an out of focus, very appropriate background, provides an almost 3D effect. The timing of the shot with the tail feathers spread and the open wings just couldn't be better. An image I wish I had taken.
29 Sep 2019 12:06PM
Beautiful work!
29 Sep 2019 12:08PM
Fabulous and sharp, cracking shot Lillian.SmileSmile
29 Sep 2019 12:49PM
Excellent Lillian, great pose and detail,
Fred.
He certainly is a very handsome chap Lillian & obviously likes to pose for you GrinGrin
Ju xxx
29 Sep 2019 1:06PM
Top shot, Dave.
cbrundage 6 4 United States
29 Sep 2019 1:11PM
Beautiful pose. Sorry the rain is spoiling your work.
29 Sep 2019 1:41PM
A lovely image, Lillian. The feathers look great. A smashing capture.

JohnSmile
29 Sep 2019 1:55PM
Stunning 😎
TrevBatWCC Plus
11 13 12 England
29 Sep 2019 2:22PM
A very lovely capture of your cuckoo friend, Lillian, and posed nicely for you too! 👍
Trev 😀
29 Sep 2019 3:09PM
Great image. Well captured.
taggart Plus
15 47 13 United States
29 Sep 2019 3:13PM
If the cuckoo sings a pretty song, he is just bragging about his beauty--which you have captured excellently here!
TonyDy Plus
11 52 3 United Kingdom
29 Sep 2019 3:14PM
Superb shot, Lillian.
Tony
CaroleS Plus
9 440 3 United Kingdom
29 Sep 2019 3:24PM
Interesting pov seeing the underside of the wings.
Carole
rontear Plus
16 21 8 England
29 Sep 2019 3:43PM
Good choice SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile Lillian !!
Ron
29 Sep 2019 3:45PM
Beautiful.
29 Sep 2019 4:46PM
Beautiful shot Lillian with a great title..Lin
29 Sep 2019 5:13PM
Great pose & superb image, Lillian
Superb Lillian.
Carol
Excellent capture Lillian. I have heard them but never seen one to photograph. I stayed in today. Deleted lots of photos ready to archive.

Debs
RSK 9 6 Canada
29 Sep 2019 5:48PM
Excellent presentation & capture Lillian. T.F.S.

Ron
29 Sep 2019 6:49PM
A lovely pose -sharp, well presented.

Well done
jim
SlowSong Plus
11 8.4k 30 England
29 Sep 2019 7:22PM
In all it's beautiful glory.
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
29 Sep 2019 7:27PM
Excellent shot Lillian. A beauty.
Ron
29 Sep 2019 7:58PM
stunning picture,from which hide is this photo taken??
29 Sep 2019 8:10PM
Beautiful

Steve
29 Sep 2019 8:44PM
Stunning Lillian. Splendidly sharp focussing and exposed.
Martin
pamelajean Plus
13 1.2k 2096 United Kingdom
29 Sep 2019 8:58PM
I'm sure, if he were able, he would hire you as his personal portrait photographer.
JuBarney Plus
8 33 4 United Kingdom
29 Sep 2019 9:00PM
A mashing shot
Ju
LynneJoyce Plus
11 22 100 United Kingdom
29 Sep 2019 9:52PM
All of the above and then some.
29 Sep 2019 11:55PM
Superb shot, Lillian!
30 Sep 2019 12:00AM
What can I say that all above haven't said, I'm envious of these superb images Lillian 😊🙏🙏
Dave.
pascalg Plus
12 37 France
30 Sep 2019 5:54AM
top notch
30 Sep 2019 11:06AM
Fantastic image. I have never seen one of these. I hear them but it is great to see your image.
Maureen
Chinga Plus
9 3 1 United Kingdom
2 Oct 2019 2:01AM
Such a beauty Lillian... Love the pose and the exquisite details...
Isabel GrinGrin

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