Bird on a Wire

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© Shannon Tunks
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38 responses

  • Sarah Dudley

    Sarah Dudley said (13 Jan 2009):

    Weird. I was just showing my students the difference between razor wire and barbed wire in class today ( learning about trench warfare WW1) I could have used this as an illustration!

  • Shannon Tunks

    Shannon Tunks said (13 Jan 2009):

    LOL! Feel free!

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (13 Jan 2009):

    This is very eloquent and beautiful. In spite of the sharp fences, a small but beautiful little bird is content to sit there. Excellent capture.

  • Michael Risenhoover

    Michael Risenhoover (Deleted) gave props (13 Jan 2009):

    excellent shot

  • Lesley S

    Lesley S (Deleted) gave props (14 Jan 2009):

    There are some life-lessons to be learned from this shot. Great capture!!

  • Suzy

    Suzy gave props (14 Jan 2009):

    I agree with Judy..great find!

  • sergio barrientos

    sergio barrientos gave props (14 Jan 2009):

    outstanding..... beautiful shot

  • Lynn H

    Lynn H (Deleted) gave props (14 Jan 2009):

    SUPER composition!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (14 Jan 2009):

    Fabulous capture.

  • Joerg Schlagheck

    Joerg Schlagheck   gave props (14 Jan 2009):

    Awesome find and capture!

  • Natalia Presztolanszky

    Natalia Presztolanszky gave props (14 Jan 2009):

    Lovely! Almost hot!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (15 Jan 2009):

    Wicked cool compo. Teeny Tiny worthy.

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (17 Jan 2009):

    I agree with John, wicked cool composition and very Teeny Tiny worthy! An excellent capture : )

  • Jim Pell

    Jim Pell gave props (17 Jan 2009):

    Wonderful capture.....great compositon

  • Jeff Ore

    Jeff Ore gave props (17 Jan 2009):

    Great shot

  • Julia Leiby

    Julia Leiby gave props (17 Jan 2009):

    Fantastic composition!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett   gave props (19 Jan 2009):

    So simple, so well-composed and lovely.

  • Richard Bruns

    Richard Bruns said (20 Jan 2009):

    How'd you get that bird to land there? Well done!

  • Phototherapy

    Phototherapy gave props (26 Jan 2009):

    Same comment, but metaphor of Beauty and the Beast Nice shot :)

  • John Caruso

    John Caruso gave props (27 Jan 2009):

    Wonderfully seen and photographed!

  • Philip Robbins

    Philip Robbins (Deleted) gave props (6 Feb 2009):

    Wonderful, truly juxtaposed man and nature.

  • Citadel Cruz

    Citadel Cruz (Deleted) gave props (7 Feb 2009):

    great capture!

  • Howard Simpson

    Howard Simpson gave props (16 Feb 2009):

    Nice catch. These guys move fast!

  • Al Stiegman

    Al Stiegman   gave props (18 Feb 2009):

    Nice shot, but I don't know if that's what Leonard Cohen had in mind:-)

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (7 Mar 2009):

    Wow.... the is an awesome shot!! it really shows just how "teeny tiny" they really are :)

  • Jüri Vissak

    Jüri Vissak gave props (20 Mar 2009):

    Cool find! Well done.

  • MicheleMitrovich

    MicheleMitrovich (Deleted) gave props (20 Mar 2009):

    Amazing catch!

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (26 Mar 2009):

    Absolutely wonderful! Love the contrast between the barbed and razor wire with the delicate hummer. Rare catch you lucky thing!

  • Jason Doss

    Jason Doss gave props (27 Mar 2009):

    This is fantastic! So many patterns, and ironies, to explore here. Well done!

  • Kel Casey

    Kel Casey   gave props (28 Mar 2009):

    Amazing. Especially so since when do hummingbirds sit still for pictures?

  • Kel Casey

    Kel Casey   said (29 Mar 2009):

    I keep going back to this picture. Of the thousands here on JPG, it's my favorite so far. You really captured it--the small beauty of the hummer, his unconcerned "attitude" about his choice of perches, the stark danger of the wire. Love it.

  • Kathleen DesHotel

    Kathleen DesHotel   gave props (29 Mar 2009):

    It's all about having freedom wherever we land. Nice!

  • Jacob Rumsey

    Jacob Rumsey gave props (31 Mar 2009):

    Great shot!

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (7 May 2009):

    Came back again! I just love this photo!

  • Allen T

    Allen T (Deleted) gave props (8 Aug 2009):

    Very awesome ! I love everything about this shot !

  • Haroon Kassim Abdul Razack

    Haroon Kassim Abdul Razack said (4 Feb 2010):

    Beautiful composition & framing.

  • Dayle Vander Sande

    Dayle Vander Sande gave props (6 Feb 2010):

    Tremendous mix of ideas in one click!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (1 Feb 2012):

    Wonderful, you have my vote.

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