Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) Perched in an Apple Tree
European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) perched in an apple tree at the bottom of my garden. It has white spotted winter plumage.
Photo taken in Darfield, Barnsley, South Yorkshire in mid February.
Camera: Nikon D300
Lens: Nikon Af-S Ii 400mm F2.8 If-Ed with 2x teleconverter
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