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Marsh & Blossom

By phil_j  
Going back through a lot of old files and tidying things up a little recently, as I have not had time to get out much to get any new shots.

This is from a session I did last April, where I staged a feeding station with some blossom covered perches.

I would have prefered the Marsh Tit to be a little closer to the blossom, but hope you like the shot.

Many thanks for taking the time to look and comment on my images, as always I appreciate your thoughts.

Hope you are all well.


Tags: General Wildlife and nature

Voters: cdm36, clintnewsham, Rubys_mum and 149 more

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cassiecat Plus
9 39 46 England
23 Jan 2009 7:37PM
works for me.lesley

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SueTurner Plus
13 81 3 England
23 Jan 2009 7:39PM
like the way he is looking at the blossom, adds another dimension to this lovely image
skewey Plus
11 31 England
23 Jan 2009 7:40PM
Another stunner Phil.
chase Plus
12 1.1k 246 England
23 Jan 2009 7:41PM
A good capture with that splash of pink Phil.Nice detail & well isolated from the bg.
23 Jan 2009 7:43PM
Very Nice image ....... Phil..
CanonMan Plus
16 524 4 England
23 Jan 2009 7:49PM
Lovely shot.
NatalieKinnear 10 280 8
23 Jan 2009 7:50PM
A beautiful, peaceful feel to this image. Lovely and sharp with good detail.
23 Jan 2009 7:53PM
fantastic capture.
franken Plus
15 4.5k 4 United Kingdom
23 Jan 2009 8:01PM
Another superb capture!

Steve_S Plus
12 180 3 United Kingdom
23 Jan 2009 8:04PM
Excellent capture
Scaramanga Plus
10 56 6 United Kingdom
23 Jan 2009 8:22PM
Gorgeous composition, fabulous details and colours.
bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
23 Jan 2009 8:23PM
It's a lovely image Phil. The blossom adds a really nice touch.
TerryMcK Plus
9 72 2 United Kingdom
23 Jan 2009 8:27PM
A very appealing image with the bird & the blossom complimenting each other. Well captured.
23 Jan 2009 8:28PM
A well deserved
23 Jan 2009 8:38PM
excellent work...patman
Stace Plus
9 2 2 England
23 Jan 2009 8:41PM
Great capture, superb composition

Very good shot, such great colours and such great detail...
23 Jan 2009 9:17PM
A superb image, beautiful composition.
blacky Plus
10 4 1 England
23 Jan 2009 9:20PM
excellen shot
User_Removed 15 7.3k 6 United Kingdom
23 Jan 2009 9:44PM
What is there not to like about this photograph.

The juxtaposition of bird and blossom works a treat. The sharpness is excellent and the depth of field provides for the perfect subject to background separation.

Excellent photography and one I'll definitely be awarding Smile
Maiwand Plus
11 3 73 England
23 Jan 2009 9:52PM
First rate shot Phil and many congrats on your award.
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
23 Jan 2009 10:04PM
A splendid view and gret reminder of spring!
phil_j Plus
11 134 4 England
23 Jan 2009 10:11PM
Thank you all very much indeed, and to Barrie THANK YOU, my first Premier Award, to say I'm chuffed would be an understatement!!!.

Barbaraj Plus
10 450 England
23 Jan 2009 10:12PM
A great eye catcher.
Shroomer 11 14 167 England
23 Jan 2009 10:27PM
Super flower shot Phil and what abonus for a coaly to settle next to it.
Seriously well planned shot and good dof and bg also well detailed to get this little rocket still long enough
23 Jan 2009 11:06PM
I think this is gorgeous. Trish
bfgstew Plus
11 668 105 England
23 Jan 2009 11:27PM
Good feeling isn't it Phil.....Wink
Superb and very worthy award.
23 Jan 2009 11:40PM
Lovely comp Phil... super detailed image... congrats on the well deserved PA!

24 Jan 2009 12:26AM
beautiful shot
24 Jan 2009 1:06AM
Fantastic contrast of colours. Love this and all your work.
CarolG Plus
11 199 20 Greece
24 Jan 2009 5:31AM
Absolutely beautiful, Phil. Carol
Excellent image my friend.
tim g Plus
14 13 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2009 10:28AM
a delightful capture

bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
24 Jan 2009 10:58AM
Congratulations on the award Phil - well done indeed.
A gorgeous capture,well presented.

Jean x
LesF Plus
11 182 9
24 Jan 2009 5:56PM
Just superb, sharp as a pin.

FeatherFriend Plus
10 38 217 England
25 Jan 2009 10:19AM
A beauty Phil, congrats on the award,
25 Jan 2009 7:41PM
Well done on the award,worth going through the old files then!
Superb capture.................

ringyneck Plus
11 315 18 United Kingdom
25 Jan 2009 11:55PM
Spectacular, Phil and so deserving of the award.
Cheers, Mac
Well done.
30 Jan 2009 8:38PM

Glostopcat Plus
11 255 2 England
1 Feb 2009 3:40PM
A beautiful reminder of what's to come later this year, the colours and composition are first class
1 Mar 2009 10:46PM
Wow! This is a wonderful shot,fantastic colours and detail

Great shot
worth 200 votes

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