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Yellow eye
... well an eye ring really. This becomes more pronounced as part of their breeding plumage, though I'd have thought the first week in January was a bit early?

He seems to like the pink nibbles that I threw on the ground.
Habitat
Scrubby tree area above ravine
Location
Craighall, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland
Date taken
6 January 2021
Scientific name
Turdus merula
Equipment used
Nikon Coolpix P900 Birdwatching mode
Delia, what are these pink nibbles? I thought at first she was eating a pretzel. It is a beautiful photo Delia, and I hope you have a great weekend.
 
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What a great close-up of this handsome fellow with that marvelous yellow eye ring and bill contrasting with its jet black plumage. First-rate D!
 

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Category
Britain & Europe
Added by
delia todd
Date added
View count
647
Comment count
22

Image metadata

Device
NIKON COOLPIX P900
Aperture
ƒ/5
Focal length
107.0 mm
Exposure time
1/60 second(s)
ISO
800
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
BF Blackbird1.jpg
File size
772.3 KB
Date taken
Wed, 06 January 2021 3:19 PM
Dimensions
3500px x 2169px

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