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Dark-eyed Junco


Posted by Cynthia Crawford on Sun Nov 17, 2019 9:51 pm

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Winter is upon us, and the Juncos are fairly abundant. I love their two tones-they can blend with snow on the ground and dark cover above. Unfortunately (for them), they seem to be most commonly attacked in our yard, generally by a Cooper's or Sharpie. Or...an feral cat. They seem to hold their own even so.
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by Karl Egressy on Mon Nov 18, 2019 6:15 am
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Beautifully captured, Cindy.
 

by Peter Ireland on Mon Nov 18, 2019 7:30 am
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What a lovely plump little bird.Nice shot!
 

by peter makuch on Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:02 am
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nice one on getting the lighter version of this junco and the bg adds the finishing touch to a wonderful image, good job CYNTHIA.
 

by Gene Gwin on Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:25 am
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Cynthia, Nice looking bird. You did well to process it at ISO 3200. For me, the foreground and background makes the image.
 

by david fletcher on Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:31 pm
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Lovely little plump fluff ball Cindy. Very Xmas like! Very nicely done
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by Dan Kearl on Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:00 pm
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What a nice Junco photo!!
Great perch and snow... excellent.
 

by Ron Day on Mon Nov 18, 2019 8:37 pm
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A wonderful winter scene, Cindy. Love the pose and eye contact of this lovely Junco. And the evergreens add a holiday flair. Well done.
 

by Tusar Bhowmik on Tue Nov 19, 2019 6:34 am
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Ron Day wrote:
A wonderful winter scene, Cindy. Love the pose and eye contact of this lovely Junco. And the evergreens add a holiday flair. Well done.




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by Carol Clarke on Tue Nov 19, 2019 4:59 pm
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Brrrrrr.... its that time of year again!  What a lovely view of this little beauty all fluffed out on its cold perch, and such a pretty setting with the green foliage and snow.  Beautifully done, Cindy.  :) 

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