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King of the Castle

By teocali
Full frame capture (no cropping) of a Great Tit (Parus major), taken in late afternoon sunlight against a Hornbeam hedge background.

Many thanks, as always, to those of you who found time to leave comments on my last upload. Really appreciated Smile

Tags: Sunlight Wild Garden Bird Afternoon Late Great tit Hedge Perching Parus major Hornbeam Wildlife and nature

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Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
7 Oct 2012 11:59AM
What a little poser Sylvia, I like the way he/she is proudly surveying their tiny territory from this excellent vantage point. He/she looks very alert but has failed to spot you and your camera!Wink

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Ade_Osman 15 4.5k 36 England
7 Oct 2012 12:03PM
Lovely image Sylvia......Hope all's ok, you sound a little down in the dumps mate?

MossyOak 6 22 15 England
7 Oct 2012 12:20PM
Superb fine detail and a good turn of th ehead to show a perfect eye Sylvia
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
7 Oct 2012 12:33PM
brilliant comp sylvia cracking detail and colour a stunner nice one Wink
Greyheron 16 282 7 England
7 Oct 2012 12:38PM
Your use of the colourful Hornbeam again shows off your subject extremely well Sylvia - fine work...

7 Oct 2012 12:44PM
An expertly captured image. The turned head makes all the difference to the composition.
bertie1983 6 12 England
7 Oct 2012 1:11PM
wonderful-bg really makes this little fella stand out
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
7 Oct 2012 3:05PM
Great pose and perch for this lovely little Great Tit Sylvia. Excellent plumage detail.
Niknut Plus
8 1.8k 76 United Kingdom
7 Oct 2012 4:43PM
Superb !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
7 Oct 2012 4:43PM
A beautiful pose and capture, Sylvia. Carol
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
7 Oct 2012 5:29PM
great shot with fine detail and on a good b/g
He certainly looks proud to be at the top of the perch Sylvia. A proper little beauty and taken and presented so very well. Lou
bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
7 Oct 2012 9:46PM
It's a cracking image Sylvia - you do a great job of growing your own BG's.Wink

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