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Keywords: White-crowned, Sparrow
Scientific Name: Zonotrichia leucophrys
Equipment: Canon 1DX mk II, 100-400 II
Location: Kelseyville, California
Date Taken: 11-07-17
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delia todd

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Tue November 14, 2017 4:25pm

Nice one this Vicki!!! It really is clear from this how they got the name, isn't it.

Superb work my friend.

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Tue November 14, 2017 4:25pm

A mind-blowing shot, Vicki ... great work ... tfs ...

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Tue November 14, 2017 4:27pm

Stunning, Vicki! The pose, detail and lighting are simply fabulous.

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Tue November 14, 2017 4:31pm

Super shot Vicki, lovely to see, Tfs mf

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Tue November 14, 2017 5:21pm

A gorgeous backdrop and a great pose in this beautiful portrait of a sparrow, Vicki.A splendid shot.

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Tue November 14, 2017 5:24pm

White-crowned in golden light - very regal

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Tue November 14, 2017 5:34pm

Beautifully captured Vicki, well done you! Tfs.

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Tue November 14, 2017 5:52pm

Excellent detailed and clear closeup Vicki , very beautiful bird , pose and perch , many tfs MF

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Tue November 14, 2017 6:21pm

Brilliant close up Vicki. Excellent lighting and detail. MTFS

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Tue November 14, 2017 6:35pm

Beautiful Image & Back Drop Vicki, Tfs!!!!!!!
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Tue November 14, 2017 6:47pm

Stands out beautifully in that lighting and setting girl! An awesome image of a Sparrow I have yet to come across Vicki!

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Tue November 14, 2017 6:55pm

A golden backdrop for your Sparrow,Vicki.Very nice.

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Tue November 14, 2017 7:33pm

Perfect BG for this guys colors, well done! Lovely light and details as usual Vicki! tfs it!

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Tue November 14, 2017 10:18pm

Beautiful Vicki...Loving the autumnal backdrop colours too.

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Wed November 15, 2017 12:35am

Excellent pose, eye contact, feather detail, colors, and background. Marvelous work Vicki!

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