Puffed robin

(Erithacus rubecula) I had been staring at the brush for a few moments before I noticed this guy - apart from the red breast, they're quite well camouflaged. He seemed happy to pose for me while I lent over the parapet. Grainy, as it was in deep shade.


Canon 300D, Tamron 70-300mm f/4-5.6

300mm, f/5.6, 1/400, ISO 800.

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  • Terry PRO 3y

    superb capture! love viweing your wonderful images of birds I will never see!
  • scyrene 3y

    You're so kind! These are so mundane here :)
  • Scott Shields PRO 3y

    As you say, it's grainy, but still a great shot. Very nice photo!
  • scyrene 3y

    Scott Shields I can live with that :P Thanks!
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Taken on February 8, 2012
  • ƒ/5.6
  • 300.0 mm
  • 1/400
  • 800
  • Flash (off, did not fire)
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