if i have to brutally honest - this is the best orton i have ever made....!!!
edit - 20th Feb 2007 - 17.00 European Time:
THANKS ever so much for all ur kind comments, ur invites, ur faves.... i am so happy that this pix has been accepted out there as wot it is.... overwhelmed myself too :) blimey :) thanks......
another shot of the very same birdie: www.flickr.com/photos/54908352@N00/394211657/
and a special gully, check this one out:-