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

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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

Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Am I A Stealth Or A Drone Or Just A Plain Old Goldfinch.........
Username:NaturesHaven NaturesHaven
Uploaded:28 Jun 2013 - 6:41 PM
Tags:Avian, Bird, Canon, Fledgling, Goldfinch, NaturesHaven, Wildlife / nature
Votes:73

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Caziwinkles
28 Jun 2013 - 6:53 PM

Amazing image here Julia - he looks to be practising his balancing act!! Smile

Carol

MandyG
MandyG Plus Member 3MandyG vcard England
28 Jun 2013 - 6:56 PM

This made me smile, it's wonderful Smile

richmowil
richmowil Plus Member 6307 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 6:57 PM

Nice image!! I like it a lot!!

Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 6:59 PM

Top class shot Julia. Well done indeed.GrinGrinGrin
Ron

Alda
Alda Plus Member 246 forum postsAlda vcard United Kingdom28 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 7:01 PM

GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Quoise
Quoise Plus Member 2545 forum postsQuoise vcard United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 - 7:03 PM

Superb once again Smile

ColleenA
ColleenA Plus Member 3302 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 7:14 PM

What a delightful image, you always manage to capture the birds doing tricks....great captureGrinGrin

CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 7:14 PM

You capture our feathered friends in the most amazing poses, Julia, and this is no exception GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin Carol

RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5152 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 7:25 PM

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.
Ronnie.

Niknut
Niknut Plus Member 51006 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom66 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 7:50 PM

Oh my !!!!......what a terrific shot !!!......great title too......love it !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!.Smile

JuBarney
JuBarney Plus Member 4JuBarney vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 8:05 PM

Well he'll always make a living in the circus!
Nice shot
Ju

HarrietH
HarrietH Plus Member 5276 forum postsHarrietH vcard Portugal
28 Jun 2013 - 8:08 PM

Julia I wish you would tell your performing birds to fly over to Portugal and pose for me. Your images are just fabulous.

Harriet

tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96361 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 8:21 PM

AaaaaaaaaaaawSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

Adrian

Norfolkboy
28 Jun 2013 - 8:25 PM

Like this a lot Julia.
Colin

taggart
taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 8:39 PM

WOW! Good Eyes!

Jenny-D
Jenny-D Plus Member 5Jenny-D vcard United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 - 8:40 PM

Great capture.. Grin

Jenny Smile

User_Removed
28 Jun 2013 - 8:50 PM

Love this

Bob

GeorgePlatis
GeorgePlatis Plus Member 2GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 9:08 PM

Excellent capture !
George

Lynniesefforts
Lynniesefforts Plus Member 4Lynniesefforts vcard Australia
28 Jun 2013 - 9:39 PM

No words !! They're all used up,,, perfectly wonderfully amazing as usual Julia..

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

LynetteGrinGrin

FeatherFriend
28 Jun 2013 - 9:47 PM

Cracking pose caught here Julia, still smiling Wink
Geoff,

leontari
leontari Plus Member 2leontari vcard Greece
28 Jun 2013 - 10:19 PM

Simply amazing!
Effrossini

Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 10:29 PM

He's just feeling the wind beneath his wings before he flies. A superb timed capture.......Sandy

M_squared
M_squared Plus Member 4M_squared vcard United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 - 10:41 PM

What an amazing capture. Then add your imagination! Brilliant.

Holmewood
Holmewood Plus Member 2Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 - 10:50 PM

Lovely shot

DicksPics
DicksPics Plus Member 4DicksPics vcard United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 11:41 PM

I'll go for the Goldfinch, Julia!
A flappin' good image!!

Richard

carmenfuchs
29 Jun 2013 - 12:07 AM

This is a great shot. =)

annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 4204 forum postsannettep38 vcard Costa Rica34 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jun 2013 - 12:31 AM

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
terryxc  2 England
29 Jun 2013 - 3:17 AM

Brilliant and i love the title..Smile

Terry.

Hermanus
Hermanus  3 South Africa
29 Jun 2013 - 6:52 AM

Excellent capture - again, Julia Love the title too Smile

CaroleS
CaroleS Plus Member 5255 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jun 2013 - 9:44 AM

What a pose, another wonderful detailed capture Julia.

SlowSong
SlowSong Plus Member 65206 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jun 2013 - 11:16 AM

Aw, what a sweet thing trying out her new wings. SmileSmileSmile

brian17302
brian17302 Plus Member 3brian17302 vcard United Kingdom12 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jun 2013 - 11:36 AM

Looks like this young bird is doing "Pre Flight Checks"
Amazing capture
Brian

Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 Plus Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jun 2013 - 11:36 AM

A nice image Julia, well capturedSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile


Cliff

capto
capto Plus Member 32583 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jun 2013 - 12:28 PM

"Look at me Mum", great smile image.Smile

ivor

carper123
carper123 Plus Member 3364 forum postscarper123 vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jun 2013 - 5:27 PM

Fantastic, Julia, luv the composition, super detail, patience well rewarded.
Nice one.
Well done.
Darryl. x SmileSmileSmile

DonMc
DonMc Plus Member 6DonMc vcard United Kingdom
2 Jul 2013 - 5:10 PM

Really unusual and excellent image Julia!SmileSmileSmile
Don

Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9251 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jul 2013 - 12:00 PM

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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