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Eurasian Blackbird
Another shot of the male Blackbird which was on our electricity substation roof in March. Without recent rain, the pool's now bone-dry.

Thank you for your comments, stay safe and well.

John
PS: I've just discovered the excellent (and free) Audubon Bird App for smartphones. Having been lucky enough to have seen some North American birds in Britain, I'm finding it fascinating.
Habitat
Woodland and forest, coniferous, mixed or deciduous, hedgerows and roadsides, parks and gardens and a range of scrub habitats. Occurs from sea-level up to more than 1500m (Opus)
Location
London, UK (taken at home)
Date taken
8 March 2022
Scientific name
Turdus merula
Equipment used
Canon EOS 7D Mk II, Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM
Shutter speed, aperture & ISO
1/1250th sec, f/5.6, ISO 640
superb colours and sheen, John, and as usual the substation roof makes a great setting, top class, many tfs!!
 
Supporter
A beautifully detailed close up image of this Blackbird John! Appears to be smiling that you are taking its pic ;)
 
Supporter
Gorgeous profile of this handsome blackbird taken in great lighting showing excellent feather detail, colors, and setting. Exceptional John!
 
Opus Editor
Supporter
Lovely lighting, setting, composition, eye and shot ... fabulous work, John ... tfs ...
 

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Category
Britain & Europe
Added by
Jonno52
Date added
View count
298
Comment count
11

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Aperture
ƒ/5.6
Focal length
400.0 mm
Exposure time
1/1250 second(s)
ISO
640
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
Blackbird 443A3806 1000 standard BF.jpg
File size
178.6 KB
Date taken
Tue, 08 March 2022 12:37 PM
Dimensions
1000px x 625px

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