Singing robin

I don't often photograph birds, because quite frankly I am rubbish at it. But I couldn't resist snapping this happy little robin, even though I had my macro lens on, as usual.

  • brown pelican 3y

    lovely softness in this, and the touch of the spider web--very special!
  • Pat's_photos 3y

    Cute - I love robins!
  • Gary 3y

    Love the soft and diffused areas that frame the robin.
  • Rick White 3y

    Lovely. The web adds something extra too!
  • Mike 3y

    Beautiful robin!
  • Ken 3y

    I think you did a great job on this,,,,, macro lens and all, you nailed the shot.
  • claude HERRADA 3y

    Félicitations pour Explore
  • louisamaria 3y

    Gorgeous, lovely shot!
  • k4♥wea 3y

    Very cute, beautiful light and I like the web :-)
  • _SG_ 3y

    fantastic capture

    [ via flickriver explore  --_SG_ ]
  • PantherArt 3y

    Great capture!
  • Andrew Haynes 3y

    Well quite frankly I don't see why when you get results like this , loving that cobweb as well ;0)
  • VWSelburn 3y

    Super little chap. What a lovely photo, Rachael. Love the highlights of light on the web too.
  • scottsturgeon 3y

    I especially love the aspect of shooting through the foliage. It provides such a lovely, soft border that gently nudges our eyes to settle on the robin.
  • Jainbow 3y

    Very crisp and clear :~}
  • jeff white 3y

    beautifully captured Rachael, i'd be over the moon and the web just adds to the delight.......superb :-))
  • YYZDez 3y

    Amazing capture and details, including the cobwebs. Brilliant! Hope you are doing well, Rachael.
  • Alan1954 3y

    This is really good. The bird looks conteneted and the spider's web adds interest.
  • Christopher Goldsack 3y

    This is so natural. beautiful.
  • lovebutterflies1 3y

    Oh I think that you are very good at photographing birds! More please.
15 faves
Taken on May 30, 2012
  • EF100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM
  • ƒ/5.6
  • 100.0 mm
  • 1/200
  • 400
  • Flash (off, did not fire)
  • Show EXIF
This photo is in 1 group
This photo is in 2 albums

Additional info

  • Viewing this photo Public
  • Safety level of this photo Safe
  • S Search
    Photo navigation
    < > Thumbnail navigation
    Z Zoom
    B Back to context