Peek-a Boo

By Len1950
Taken this morning at Scorton Nature Trail, I'm sure this little cheeky Robin was showing off for my sake, looked rather cute though.
Many thanks for the comments and votes on the Coal Tit upload, it really does boost your confidence.

Tags: Wildlife and nature

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14 Jan 2011 2:53PM
Wonderful captue Len - love the way the wing is wrapped around it's body


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14 Jan 2011 2:58PM
Lovely capture! Excellent...
RonnieAG Plus
7 154 117 Scotland
14 Jan 2011 3:18PM
You could not have asked for a better or more different "pose", Len. A delightful shot in every way.
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 11 Canada
14 Jan 2011 3:19PM
A lovely pose and capture. She looks shy...........Sandy
Very cute. Also a different image to the usual bird captures with the wing over the beak.
Maiwand 10 3 72 England
14 Jan 2011 3:22PM
Beautiful and unusual shot Len. A real cracker.
Alvar 10 23 2 France
14 Jan 2011 3:29PM
Lovely shot. Well done.
14 Jan 2011 3:31PM
OH Len what a super shot! The pose is so different and it sets it out from everything else. Well done my friend! Louise
Alan_Coles 11 178 11 Wales
14 Jan 2011 3:41PM
Nice one, good habitat shot.
fraser 13 631 14 Scotland
14 Jan 2011 4:07PM
Oh yes, that'll do. Very pictorial rather than just a record shot. Excellent.
Mynett 8 142 6 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2011 5:22PM
a very pretty shot

14 Jan 2011 5:50PM
Lovely capture. Excellent!
14 Jan 2011 6:18PM
Another lovely shot!
andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2011 6:20PM
great comp len brilliant detail and colours a real cracker nice one Wink
bayleaf1 7 7 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2011 7:40PM
A wonderful capture. So unusual.
Devon_Wild 6 8 1 England
14 Jan 2011 8:04PM
This is super Len.
moiral 7 12 Scotland
14 Jan 2011 8:55PM
A lovely pose for you here. I also like the background which you have kept just to the left of the robin. A wonderful shot. Moira
OAKEY 9 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2011 9:23PM
Fantastic capture Len, very nice and natural and love the composition.
Regards Shaun
xwang 8 56 8
14 Jan 2011 9:31PM
Superb image, excellent capture, very beautiful indeed. Love it.
14 Jan 2011 10:33PM
Absolutely superb, brilliant capture and a lovely image.
NeilWigan 6 16 16 England
14 Jan 2011 11:07PM
belting shot with the robin playing "coy",well caught .
Peagreen 6 1 1 England
14 Jan 2011 11:13PM
Absolutely superb, fantastic pose, brilliant colours and detail. Excellent capture.
Take care....Pauline
EAS 8 1 13 Scotland
15 Jan 2011 3:26AM
Delightful! What a wonderful "pose" and the focus, colours and details are all superb. Has to be one of my most favourite Robin images.

Suehh 10 39 6 England
15 Jan 2011 8:59AM
Beautifully captured!
Ray42 9 3 England
15 Jan 2011 9:25AM
An excellent and very lovely captue Len - shortlisted
Brian65 8 2 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2011 10:26AM
Well captured and taken Len.
JackieB 6 18 3 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2011 2:01PM
Excellent capture.......very well done

15 Jan 2011 4:28PM
I like your images because they don't seem to be staged a feeding stations and appear very natural. Sylvia
jaktis Plus
13 84 Sweden
15 Jan 2011 5:35PM
An excellent pose with the wing action

15 Jan 2011 6:43PM
A excellent shot good comp and colours
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2011 7:28PM
Len that is a pose that we would all love to capture!! fantastic!
lesarnott 7 11 2 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2011 11:09AM
Great pose!
superb capture,well taken len.ray
jase147 7 1 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2011 2:09PM
a belter Len ... love this fabulous pose and timing .......Jase
Adderwatcher 7 60 19 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2011 3:29PM
Fantastic capture, the detail is superb!
VivienO 7 1 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2011 8:51PM
What a beautiful shot - he does indeed look cute! Well spotted and captured.
acousticmist 7 10 1 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2011 8:54PM
An excellent shot and great timing...........Martin
17 Jan 2011 12:30PM
simply great.
What a marvellous pose. Definitely for my favourites.
17 Jan 2011 1:53PM
Only too happy to take this belter to 70
Great capture
Trev_B 10 151 68 England
17 Jan 2011 6:40PM
Well done Len this is a truly wonderful shot.

Jekaro 8 1 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2011 7:31PM
This is just stunning, Len superbly timed and captured.
LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
18 Jan 2011 12:18PM
Utterly brilliant!
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
18 Jan 2011 5:32PM
Hi Len
Shortlisted, the kind of photo that make the hair stand on back of neck!


18 Jan 2011 6:09PM
I really am taken back with all the kind words and comments given on this shot, to all of you .......a very big THANK YOU !
A special thanks to Trev_B's for the U/A.

fudgy 6 48 United Kingdom
18 Jan 2011 9:28PM
Len this is one of the best bird shots I have ever seen really caught a special picture there ...fantastic
19 Jan 2011 5:33AM
What a perfect shot! Gorgeous colors, details and a very nice bokeh.


19 Jan 2011 6:40PM
great work
PaulLiley 8 2 13 United Kingdom
21 Jan 2011 11:45AM
Excellent timing. Love this different pose. Paul
fudgy 6 48 United Kingdom
21 Jan 2011 1:41PM
hi len ,have been trying to message you but havent been able to send a private mail since the update. Thankyou for the black bird information and I reckon your right.

cheers len

lianna 7 13 United Kingdom
21 Jan 2011 5:18PM
Len that is a superb capture.... excellent timing x x
22 Jan 2011 8:54AM
Great pose Len, you're an artist! as a robin lover i really appreciate your wonderful capture!
jackitec 8 16 Spain
22 Jan 2011 10:42AM
Don't know how I missed this one what a great shotWink

dmhuynh72 9 44 3 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2011 12:47PM
such a lovely shot.
22 Jan 2011 1:51PM
excellent image well captured
23 Jan 2011 10:06AM
An excellent and different pose perfectly captured.
jeanmarie 8 12 England
23 Jan 2011 11:52PM
this is just beautiful, I think my favourite one from your series so far, you have so many!
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
24 Jan 2011 4:19PM
Stunning! Carol
Dartmoor1 8 3 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2011 7:46PM
What a cracker of a shot great timing and detail
27 Jan 2011 9:46AM
Excellent image! A
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
31 Jan 2011 5:49PM
A superbly timed shot, he's a cheeky little fella ain't he!
24 Feb 2011 8:02PM
Wonderful comp, pose and DOF. Great shot.
DonMc 8 United Kingdom
4 Mar 2011 12:09PM
Once again you are a star Len, great image
Regards Don
msa01uk 15 United Kingdom
4 Jun 2011 8:29AM
What a fantastic shot.

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