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Dipper with food.

By rontear  
Dovedale is on of many dales in the Peak district. Certainly a favorite of EPZ's for landscapes it also has wildlife. Plenty of birds in Dovedale as well as walkers and dogs! Found this individual busy feeding chicks, could not get too close as thought of bird abandoning nest is not on. From a distance this was taken.

Tags: Peak district Dovedale Dipper Wildlife and nature

Voters: joolsb, javam, Badgerfred and 23 more


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23 May 2007 8:12AM
Excellent,
Fred.

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A_Harrison 15 261 Canada
23 May 2007 9:57AM
Nice little shot Ron

Allan
User_Removed 15 16 1 United Kingdom
23 May 2007 12:38PM
a very special little bird, they are fascinating to watch

di
Tandberg 16 1.2k 2 England
23 May 2007 12:52PM
Lovely ron!!!
Like the colour and the comp mate
Well done
Dave
TyChee 14 275 1 United States
23 May 2007 5:25PM
Beautiful image! Great detail and background!
Ty
conrad 15 10.9k 116
23 May 2007 6:55PM
Good shot with well controlled dof.
davidhu 14 19 United Kingdom
23 May 2007 8:09PM
Great capture, Ron. One of my favourite birds. A pair were nesting near where we were staying in Monsal Dale so we got some good views as well.
Dave
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15 6.0k England
23 May 2007 9:53PM
A Beautiful image lovely selective focus and d.o.f. light tones and composition.
Pauline.
Alison_S 13 339 United Kingdom
24 May 2007 10:32AM
Lovely colours and composition.......I love watching these birds.

Ali
anthhope 13 1 England
29 May 2007 12:16PM
Ron, well caught.
2 Jun 2007 9:48PM
An eye catching panoramic crop showing the Dipper in it's natural environment, complete with bugs in it's beak!
22 Jul 2007 8:05PM
What a great shot - showing dipper's haunt of the rushing stream in the background. I love photos like these that show the animal in its environment. Could do well in IWP (which I see you've done well in in recently).
Adam

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