Am I A Stealth Or A Drone Or Just A Plain Old Goldfinch.........

By NaturesHaven
Crackpot title......this baby Goldfinch reminded me of the Stealth bomber, then a more modern drone..........but he/she will grow into a delightful adult Goldfinch...........GrinGrinGrinGrin

Special thanks to brian17302, Lynniesefforts and johnriley1uk for their User Awards for the trio of House Sparrows..........GrinGrinGrinGrin

Tags: Canon Goldfinch Bird Fledgling Avian Wildlife and nature NaturesHaven

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Caziwinkles 4 3 1 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 6:53PM
Amazing image here Julia - he looks to be practising his balancing act!! Smile


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MandyG 4 2 England
28 Jun 2013 6:56PM
This made me smile, it's wonderful Smile
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
28 Jun 2013 6:57PM
Nice image!! I like it a lot!!
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
28 Jun 2013 6:59PM
Top class shot Julia. Well done indeed.GrinGrinGrin
Alda Plus
4 70 30 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 7:01PM
Quoise Plus
3 751 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 7:03PM
Superb once again Smile
ColleenA Plus
4 319 4 Australia
28 Jun 2013 7:14PM
What a delightful image, you always manage to capture the birds doing tricks....great captureGrinGrin
CarolG Plus
9 196 19 Greece
28 Jun 2013 7:14PM
You capture our feathered friends in the most amazing poses, Julia, and this is no exception GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin Carol
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
28 Jun 2013 7:25PM
Good title but equally may be in a bit of a quandary about which way to turnWinkWink.
How you manage to capture these unusual poses time after time beats me.
Another top notch image, Julia.
Niknut Plus
6 1.3k 68 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 7:50PM
Oh my !!!!......what a terrific shot !!!......great title it !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!.Smile
JuBarney Plus
5 20 3 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 8:05PM
Well he'll always make a living in the circus!
Nice shot
28 Jun 2013 8:08PM
Julia I wish you would tell your performing birds to fly over to Portugal and pose for me. Your images are just fabulous.

tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 8:21PM

Norfolkboy 10 1 4 England
28 Jun 2013 8:25PM
Like this a lot Julia.
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
28 Jun 2013 8:39PM
WOW! Good Eyes!
28 Jun 2013 8:40PM
Great capture.. Grin

Jenny Smile
User_Removed 4 4 1 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 8:50PM
Love this

28 Jun 2013 9:08PM
Excellent capture !
No words !! They're all used up,,, perfectly wonderfully amazing as usual Julia..

I think I am going to start a "Julia" fanclub GrinGrinGrin

FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
28 Jun 2013 9:47PM
Cracking pose caught here Julia, still smiling Wink
28 Jun 2013 10:19PM
Simply amazing!
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
28 Jun 2013 10:29PM
He's just feeling the wind beneath his wings before he flies. A superb timed capture.......Sandy
28 Jun 2013 10:41PM
What an amazing capture. Then add your imagination! Brilliant.
28 Jun 2013 10:50PM
Lovely shot
28 Jun 2013 11:41PM
I'll go for the Goldfinch, Julia!
A flappin' good image!!

29 Jun 2013 12:07AM
This is a great shot. =)
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
29 Jun 2013 12:31AM
he is an apprentice butterfly Smile
look here Tongue
And I just got the urge to do this.. I have tried very hard to resist, but didn't work.GrinGrinGrinGrin
terryxc 4 7 England
29 Jun 2013 3:17AM
Brilliant and i love the title..Smile

Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
29 Jun 2013 6:52AM
Excellent capture - again, Julia Love the title too Smile
CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 9:44AM
What a pose, another wonderful detailed capture Julia.
SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
29 Jun 2013 11:16AM
Aw, what a sweet thing trying out her new wings. SmileSmileSmile
29 Jun 2013 11:36AM
Looks like this young bird is doing "Pre Flight Checks"
Amazing capture
Nikonuser1 Plus
4 98 14 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 11:36AM
A nice image Julia, well capturedSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

capto Plus
4 4.0k 8 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2013 12:28PM
"Look at me Mum", great smile image.Smile

carper123 Plus
4 927 8 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2013 5:27PM
Fantastic, Julia, luv the composition, super detail, patience well rewarded.
Nice one.
Well done.
Darryl. x SmileSmileSmile
DonMc 8 United Kingdom
2 Jul 2013 5:10PM
Really unusual and excellent image Julia!SmileSmileSmile
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
7 Jul 2013 12:00PM
A most amusing image Julia, this one made me smile. However you don't half drone on in your narrative!WinkGrin

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