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© Andrea Petersen
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Photo license: © All rights reserved

I commune with mine own heart and my spirit made diligent search. Psalms 77: 6

Searching high
Meant plans to fly
Above the head.
This precocious bird,
Was not brain dead..
To find that the suet block
Was another avenue to go
For a menu out of the snow...
Poetry by me AJP

As you guessed we had more snow this morning and I shot this image before we cleared off the bird feeder. I captured this right before the Red Bellied Woodpecker flew up to the suet block to finish its meal.

Thank you Ann Reece for nominating this photo on 1-19-2014..Appreciate your kind gesture.

21 responses

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett   gave props (18 Jan 2014):

    So pretty!! We have husband and wife woodpeckers in our big pine tree. Is this shot from inside or outside?

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen said (18 Jan 2014):

    Thanks for the comment...This was shot from inside the house through the window.. I also saw
    the female cardinal eating beside the woodpecker...they looked pretty together and I happened
    to get a shot of them.

  • David de London

    David de London gave props (18 Jan 2014):

    Love the colors and contrasts, great shot

  • Ioana Caravan

    Ioana Caravan   gave props (18 Jan 2014):

    Wonderful, Andrea! I'm looking forward for the photo with the cardinal and the woodpecker!

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) gave props (18 Jan 2014):

    Oh how sweet! Beautiful work, Andrea!

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins   gave props (18 Jan 2014):

    You do have a way with your birds Andrea! Pretty bird and pretty shot.

  • Charles Rushton

    Charles Rushton said (19 Jan 2014):

    An almost black and white photograph with a splash of red, much nicer than a partial saturation image created in editing.

  • Betty Maxey

    Betty Maxey   gave props (19 Jan 2014):

    Spectacular shot!!! Sharp too!!

  • Michaela K.

    Michaela K. gave props (19 Jan 2014):

    fantastic capture

  • Barbara Kurth

    Barbara Kurth   said (19 Jan 2014):

    One of your best of these beautiful little creatures Andrea !

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield   gave props (19 Jan 2014):

    He's just beautiful!! And once again, it looks like you've gotten the bird to pose just for you!!

  • Pamela Haberman

    Pamela Haberman   gave props (19 Jan 2014):

    The sweetest shot and words.

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (19 Jan 2014):

    What a beautiful capture!!! It is excellent in all of the ways ... composition, bokeh, lighting, etc.

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant   gave props (19 Jan 2014):

    A STUNNING FIND AND CAPTURE ANDREA

  • JanElle

    JanElle   gave props (19 Jan 2014):

    Perfect lighting for this beautiful pose! A gorgeous capture!

  • Hilda Cox

    Hilda Cox gave props (19 Jan 2014):

    what a BEAUTIFUL capture !!!!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (20 Jan 2014):

    And the FabulouSeries! rocks on...

  • Raymond Fausel

    Raymond Fausel gave props (20 Jan 2014):

    lovely

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (20 Jan 2014):

    sweet, sweet shot!

  • Lew Harford

    Lew Harford   gave props (21 Jan 2014):

    Beautiful work

  • Dawn McFeeters

    Dawn McFeeters gave props (25 Jan 2014):

    Kudos!

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