Friday, October 29, 2010

Golden-crowned Kinglet

I was thrilled to have another visit from a Golden-crowned Kinglet ( 2 in fact ) again last week.
Here is a female, posing on Red-osier Dogwood, with my fence as a nice backdrop. As usual click on images for full size version :

17 comments:

grammie g said...

Hi Nick...What a nice one...when I enlarged the photo I felt like I could touch feathers ...like it was right here..for real ; }

Dominic Gendron said...

I never get those guy to stop 2 sec! Great shot you got ;)

MikeyBoy50 said...

Superb picture Nick
Have not seen these around here
we have the Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Again it's a great shot

Bluebird said...

Lovely colors Nick and great detail. They remind me of the Chickadees but have neverseen one in our yard.

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Kelly said...

...I can never get enough of these little birds. I'm drooling over these captures!

Joanna Durczok said...

I love it. Beautiful bird... and the photo is perfect too:)

guild-rez said...

Great shot..
We have the Golden-crowned Kinglet in our garden.(Guildwood- Toronto,
Lake Ontario)
Beautiful little birds.
- Cheers Gisela.

holdingmoments said...

Stunning shot Nick. Great detail.

Barty said...

Lovely capture Nick

Nick S said...

Thanks guys !

Chris said...

Oh yes of course you were thrilled... mamma mia, what a pose you got there! Fantastic shot of this nice fellow! I'd love to get one like this of our goldcrest!

Chris Petrak said...

Very nice kinglet pics! They seem to be showing up in all kinds of places this year.

Mary Howell Cromer said...

Lovely image~

Clare said...

Congratulations Nick on having your Robin photo place First overall in the Great Backyard Bird Count contest. Very nice.

Gary said...

Great Photos!!! From Boomer and Me in N. Ont.

Nick S said...

Thanks guys ! :-)