Friday, May 14, 2010

Camera-Critters #110

This little female Cardinal landed on the deck rail at the back of our house.




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30 comments:

gigihawaii said...

Amazing she didn't fly away when you pointed the camera at her! She is so pretty.

Marilyn said...

Lucky you! Cardinals are not found here in Colorado, but they are one of my favorite birds! I loved including them in a January winter theme when I taught First Grade. Great pictures! ♥♫

Tricia said...

OH MY GOODNESS, Denise, these are fantastic shots! absolutely wonderful!

Linda Reeder said...

Lovely. Great pics!

Unseen Rajasthan said...

Fantastic,beautiful and lovely shots !!Great Post !!

jabblog said...

Beautiful little bird and didn't she pose prettily for you?

Kathy said...

Sweet! My favorite is the one where her feathers are ruffled up.

diane said...

She is so pretty especially with her bright orange beak.

zoom yummy said...

Yay, wonderful pictures they are indeed. Have a wonderful weekend. :) Petra

Willard said...

Lovely shots of the female cardinal. They are beautiful birds.

KaHolly said...

So sweet! I miss cardinals, as we don't have them here in Cape Breton. They are esp. beautiful against the snow in winter. ~ks

Teena in Toronto said...

Nice action shots :)

I played too :)

lina@happy family said...

Love seeing all so much, what a lovely bird...
Truly great captures, Denise
Thanks for dropping by :)

Captain Shagrat said...

Great pics never seen this bird before. He's giving you plenty of opportunity to see his lovely plumage. Btw the header picture is fantastic

Willa @ PixelMinded said...

she's so beautiful! you lucky to have to capture her even on camera. :)

EG Wow said...

Wonderful photos, Denise! I have never gotten that close to a female cardinal!

imac said...

Great sharp shooting my friend.

Callie said...

Such a pretty little bird. I never realized the females were a different color.

Rose said...

Beautiful shots! They are wonderful!

SandyCarlson said...

Really nice, Denise. Challenging shots that are so well done.

Dianne said...

wow! you got some amazing close-ups
I love his expression in the second shot

Janie said...

Great pictures of her. She has a brilliant red beak. What a pretty lady.

Scott said...

What a beautiful bird. Great shots! Thanks for dropping by my blog and I hope I see you again soon.

Kilauea Poetry said...

I admire these incredible images you captured! I caught a cardinal sitting on a fence recently..but it wasn't as close- these are like a vision! Anyway, hope your having a wonderful weekend Denise, Regina-

Michael said...

Excellent pics. A world without these sort of chaps would be poor indeed. Nice birds.

Dave said...

Perfection is the word.

Daniela said...

great capture, she is so beautiful.

Antonette said...

Fabulous shots! I can't get my cardinals to stand still long enough lol. I'm so jealous!

Icy BC said...

Beautiful bird! I've yet able to take birds' pictures. They are too fast for me.

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