Garden Bird Pictures

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Sharifa » Tue Sep 17, 2013 8:22 pm

\O I am sure if you ask your local nursery they could get you one stf
nan wrote:O\/ O\/ O\/ I want one 0' ;-)
You have to move south now nan -O

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Flutterby » Wed Sep 18, 2013 5:40 am

Tx Sharifa...I know where that is....now to find place in the garden! O**

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by steamtrainfan » Sat Oct 19, 2013 2:39 pm

These red-faced mousebirds came to visit at 17;15 yesterday afternoon - light was not so good. Had to up ISO to 1000 and f 6.3.

Best photos of this bird that I have been able to capture to date.

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I think this mommy and chicks.
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by nan » Sat Oct 19, 2013 3:28 pm

already chicks :-?
well done parents ^Q^

magnificent birds and pictures ^Q^ ^Q^ ^Q^
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Flutterby » Mon Oct 21, 2013 9:47 am

Lovely stf! \O The only Redfaced mousebird I have seen in our garden was dead! :-(

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Sharifa » Mon Oct 21, 2013 10:33 am

^Q^ ^Q^ ^Q^
Beautiful stf

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by steamtrainfan » Mon Oct 21, 2013 12:39 pm

Thanks very much Amoli, Flutterby and Sharifa.
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by steamtrainfan » Mon Oct 21, 2013 12:40 pm

Thanks very much Amoli, Flutterby and Sharifa.
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Mel » Mon Oct 21, 2013 6:13 pm

Super mousebirds, stf O:V O:V O:V
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Richprins » Mon Oct 21, 2013 7:42 pm

:shock:

Never saw them while growing up in Pta! Only the other ones...don't know what they are called now... 0*\
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