Too Early For Robins!

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© Donald Garrett
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UploadedJanuary 13, 2013
TakenJanuary 5, 2013
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D60
Exposure1/500 sec at f/5.6
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length300 mm
ISO450
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I captured this shot of the robin January 5 at the Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge. The temperatures here have been unseasonably warm and even the animals are a bit spooked. We don't usually seen robins until March.

29 responses

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) said (13 Jan 2013):

    Exquisite!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (13 Jan 2013):

    I think the robins would freeze to death if they came our way...Lovely shot of the robin and the scenery around it.

  • Bruce Wendler

    Bruce Wendler gave props (13 Jan 2013):

    Another sign of an early spring

  • diana a

    diana a   gave props (13 Jan 2013):

    we had robins all winter last year... it's odd

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (13 Jan 2013):

    Could mean an early Spring! Beautiful capture of the Robin, Don!

  • Valentin

    Valentin gave props (13 Jan 2013):

    an excellent piece of work! congrats! V+F

  • jaume morera guixa

    jaume morera guixa   gave props (14 Jan 2013):

    Perfecta !!!

  • Lew Harford

    Lew Harford   gave props (14 Jan 2013):

    Great composition and color.

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes   gave props (14 Jan 2013):

    Love how his orange markings pop. We're actually having a winter in Dallas. Yes, there are those days that climb up to near 70, but then a cold front sweeps in and plunges us near freezing.

  • daniele castellucchio

    daniele castellucchio   gave props (14 Jan 2013):

    nice capture!

  • lowison

    lowison gave props (14 Jan 2013):

    When I see one rbin close my home, come surely cool wether! So cute his oe!

  • Nancy Richard

    Nancy Richard gave props (14 Jan 2013):

    It's called global warming, Don. So many species (like the polar bear) will not make it. But a robin is a robin and you've captured an excellent shot (as usual) !!!

  • Jüri Vissak

    Jüri Vissak gave props (14 Jan 2013):

    Beautiful composition. Well done.

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins   gave props (14 Jan 2013):

    Beautiful bird! There is no telling what we might see next Don with this crazy Tn. weather!

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (15 Jan 2013):

    so beautiful..the bird & the whole framing is too good!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (15 Jan 2013):

    WTF entry worthy...

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant   gave props (15 Jan 2013):

    Absolutely BEAUTIFUL picture. well spotted and captured

  • Hilda Cox

    Hilda Cox gave props (15 Jan 2013):

    WONDERFUL CAPTURE !!!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (16 Jan 2013):

    Sweet!!!

  • Pat0

    Pat0 gave props (17 Jan 2013):

    Perfectly framed by those beautiful limbs, Awesome capture!

  • May Lattanzio

    May Lattanzio gave props (18 Jan 2013):

    Yup - they're here in nw FL, too. Two weeks. Maybe three. Very early.

  • JanElle

    JanElle   gave props (19 Jan 2013):

    That`s a beautiful capture of this robin. Outstanding detail!

  • Robert Sand

    Robert Sand said (19 Jan 2013):

    They're tough.

  • Massimo Bardelli

    Massimo Bardelli   gave props (20 Jan 2013):

    Beautiful, well composed!

  • Ioana Caravan

    Ioana Caravan   gave props (26 Jan 2013):

    Beautiful captured!

  • Barbara Thurlow

    Barbara Thurlow gave props (26 Jan 2013):

    Lovely! That red breast really stands out against the white background.

  • Rob Hansen

    Rob Hansen said (28 Jan 2013):

    Love your image of this Robin ,Too cold maybe ,however In our warehouse the freezer depot has had a few birds in there for a couple of months and lived to see another day! Wow how bout that .Take care

  • Eva Velechova

    Eva Velechova gave props (7 Feb 2013):

    Bravo!

  • Nadeem Shafi

    Nadeem Shafi   gave props (21 Feb 2013):

    The splotch of orange here is just perfect.

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