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Splish- Splash

By Lillian  
Mrs Blackbird getting soaked... again!

another down pour at Millers Wood
same day as the spring blossom in last image
it was a day of extreme weather there

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Lillian

Tags: Wildlife Blackbird Raining Wildlife and nature Millers wood

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LynneJoyce Plus
11 22 99 United Kingdom
16 Mar 2019 9:37AM
Lovely portrait. Perfect shutter speed for capturing the movement in those raindrops.

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16 Mar 2019 9:41AM
A fabulous image from the wetlands of Millers wood, Lillian.
A smashing splashing image.

JohnSmile
NDODS Plus
9 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
16 Mar 2019 9:52AM
Looking out of my study window I know how he feels.

A wonderful capture Lillian.

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin
BarbaraR 13 22 1 England
16 Mar 2019 9:53AM
Lovely shot, great of the bird and also the change in the seasons weather.

B.
PhilT2 Plus
9 513 29 England
16 Mar 2019 10:16AM
Great image in the circumstances. Particularly like the splash on the bird's head.
This storm system has brought some very strange weather with it
16 Mar 2019 10:39AM
Lovely capture Lillian, you can see how the rain just runs off the waterproof feathers.SmileSmile
Mollycat Plus
6 21 2 United Kingdom
16 Mar 2019 11:46AM
Superbly detailed Lillian.
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ColleenA Plus
7 420 6 Australia
16 Mar 2019 11:58AM
Excellent shot Lillian
SlowSong Plus
11 8.3k 30 England
16 Mar 2019 12:07PM
The birds seem to love the rain. Good to see a beautiful blackbird. They don't seem to come to my garden any more - mainly starlings and doves.
16 Mar 2019 12:24PM
A beautifully captured image of this Blackbird and rain.
16 Mar 2019 12:38PM
Great image.
TrevBatWCC Plus
11 13 12 England
16 Mar 2019 1:32PM
Same here Lillian, lots of the wet stuff falling out of the sky this morning ☔ She looks like I've felt about being out in it! 😁 A great detailed shot here, and the inclusion of the rain gives it extra appeal 👍
Trev 😀
JuBarney Plus
8 33 4 United Kingdom
16 Mar 2019 2:35PM
A beautiful shot
Ju
Superb image
16 Mar 2019 2:52PM
Nice photo - Rain in the background

Jim
16 Mar 2019 4:34PM
A fabulous image Lilian.
Think we've had enough of this weather though!

Kathryn
Irishkate Plus
9 41 115 United Kingdom
16 Mar 2019 5:09PM
Great image of that pouring rain on your lovely feathered friend!
KateGrin
16 Mar 2019 5:19PM
A wonderful capture, Lillian - not sure that Mrs Blackbird is impressed with the weather conditions, though!!
What caught my eye are the two 'splashes' above her head that seem to have bounced back up.

RichardSmile
16 Mar 2019 7:36PM
Excellent capture Lillian..Lin
EMJAYCEE Plus
10 10 10 England
16 Mar 2019 8:54PM
Not quite singing in the rain Lillian but a very superb image.
Joan
taggart Plus
15 47 13 United States
16 Mar 2019 9:13PM
He does not seem to mind!
pamelajean Plus
13 1.2k 2094 United Kingdom
16 Mar 2019 9:19PM
That's what I call my female blackbird. She is so friendly now, and stays in the garden when I'm out there.
Yours is getting slightly wet.
rontear Plus
16 19 8 England
16 Mar 2019 10:26PM
Beautiful Lillian, my award.
Ron
16 Mar 2019 11:14PM
A very well shot image great capture, Lillian .
BRITCHIE
cbrundage 6 4 United States
17 Mar 2019 12:36AM
I've never seen rain photographed like that before - wonderful!!
17 Mar 2019 7:19AM
Excellent birding with rain , Lillian! SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile - Jukka.
CaroleS Plus
9 440 3 United Kingdom
17 Mar 2019 1:44PM
The rain makes this shot - (Bird too).
Carole
17 Mar 2019 3:21PM
Superb capture, Lillian.
Perfectly presented.
sparrowhawk Plus
10 277 2 United Kingdom
17 Mar 2019 5:09PM
lovely shot
dark_lord Plus
15 2.3k 591 England
17 Mar 2019 5:17PM
Well captured Lilian, those raindrops look very good, I can feel the damp just looking Smile
Mike_Young Plus
13 21 9 United Kingdom
21 Mar 2019 8:06AM
Excellent shot, just goes to show , what ever the weather theres always a chance of a great image.

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