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Photo-a-Day  (Monday, 27th April, 2020)


Blue tit feeding its sitting mate in the bird box.

Photo: David Long  (Sony RX10 Mk3)
Views: 2,238

Comment by: Alan (on Vancouver Island) on 27th April 2020 at 00:10

What a beautiful picture ! Nature at it's best. You certainly have a good eye, David.

Comment by: Poet on 27th April 2020 at 07:21

Nice contrasting colours. A joyful picture. These little fellows seems to be flirting about everywhere.

Comment by: irene roberts on 27th April 2020 at 08:07

How beautiful. xx

Comment by: Veronica on 27th April 2020 at 08:09

That's a lovely picture. What more could they ask for - their own detached house, with mod. cons and a lovely garden...

Comment by: Philip G. on 27th April 2020 at 08:26

I like the rustic cottage, and the bird appearing in fine fettle. It's been four or five years since Billy Biters came to my 'cottage, but a pair of greenfinches on my garden fence last mid-week, and one more on a feeder yesterday, echoed all of green, around - my leeks are now 30" tall.

Comment by: Maureen on 27th April 2020 at 08:34

A lovely photo David..it brightens the soul.

Comment by: Poet on 27th April 2020 at 08:48

Waiter! Waiter! Skims about.
Wobbling on washing lines
Raids the feeder in bandit's mask.
Cheeky little punk rocker quiff
Disappearing into the box.
Then he's out again ! like a cuckoo clock,
Into the light
To get their orders.

Comment by: David Barker on 27th April 2020 at 09:19

Well captured David, not been in my box for a few years now, but always build in my neighbours ,maybe next year, great photo.

Comment by: Mick on 27th April 2020 at 09:40

Ive three boxes up but only one in use this year

Comment by: Veronica on 27th April 2020 at 12:36

Perhaps you're charging too much rent Mick...Location, Location, Location ;o))

Comment by: Veronica on 27th April 2020 at 14:13

I love Leeks Philip - especially with chicken - well done for growing your own...

Comment by: Pat McC on 27th April 2020 at 15:48

What a beautiful photo David - Spring heralding new life. The blue tit is such a sweet little bird. A bit of a fuss in our garden yesterday - a flurry of magpies - two hiding under the car - a peregrine falcon lording itt in the sky above. Every little bird seemed to be silent for a few minutes until it flew away on its hunting trip.
Thanks David - lovely, lovely photo.

Comment by: Garry on 27th April 2020 at 18:27

I love it, top draw Rev Long.

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