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© Heather Mellon
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UploadedAugust 14, 2013
TakenMay 25, 2013
ModelCanon EOS REBEL T4i
Exposure1/1600 sec at f/5
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length168 mm
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This demure female cowbird stood her ground at the suet block while the `barnyard bullies` did their best to intimidate her into letting them have it. It was hilarious to watch through the patio doors.. and I couldn`t help but admire her spunk!

15 responses

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer (Deleted) gave props (14 Aug 2013):

    You go girl....way to tell them who is boss.......fabulous theme entry

  • SimpleByDesign

    SimpleByDesign (Deleted) gave props (14 Aug 2013):

    Love this a lot!

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (14 Aug 2013):

    Caught in the middle . Bet this was fun to watch. Neat catch!

  • Lew Harford

    Lew Harford gave props (14 Aug 2013):

    Looks like they are having a board meeting.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (14 Aug 2013):

    Wow!!! This is really exceptional...The birds do have their standoffs for sure. The cowbird looks so indignant but she is brave!

  • Herman Vandecauter

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  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (14 Aug 2013):

    that looks like quite a discussion they're having!

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  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (15 Aug 2013):

    Oh this is a fantastic capture!!!! What a great shot for the theme!!

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

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  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (15 Aug 2013):

    i'm back to see this again cause it just tickles me!!!

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (16 Aug 2013):

    Such bullies!!! And I am tickled to see the little cowbird stand her ground : ). This is a fantastic capture!!!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (17 Aug 2013):

    Friggin'FabulousFussFoto! and entry!

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (17 Aug 2013):

    Awesome capture!!

  • James Wiley

    James Wiley gave props (19 Aug 2013):

    Wow, that must have been something to watch...What a great theme shot!

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