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Slate-coloured Junco ( Male)


Posted by paul fletcher on Wed Jan 19, 2022 7:59 pm

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Tamron 150-600 @250 mm
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Juncos are here for the winter months, and migrate north for the spring to fall seasons. Usually, quite an active species, but at times like all birds, have a period of rest, as this one was doing.

Province of Ontario, Canada, image- January 2022.
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by Karl Egressy on Wed Jan 19, 2022 8:56 pm
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Nice fluffed up roundish shape, common when it is cold. Nice image, Paul.
 

by david fletcher on Thu Jan 20, 2022 2:00 am
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Lovely fluff ball Paul. The habitat and the blocks of warm colour gel well for a well framed image. Nicely done.
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by Tusar Bhowmik on Thu Jan 20, 2022 3:08 am
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Beautiful image.
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:15 am
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Interesting perch for this fluffer, and the colorful background adds a lot.
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by Carol Clarke on Thu Jan 20, 2022 5:48 am
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Beautiful image of this little fluffball in the snow, Paul! It really looks cold, the detail is lovely and the background colours just add a really nice touch to the frame.

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by himadri roy on Thu Jan 20, 2022 9:32 am
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Beautiful bg. colour & exposer. Fantastic image.
 

by Axel Hildebrandt on Thu Jan 20, 2022 12:22 pm
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Quite puffed-up, makes me wonder what the temperature was.
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by paul fletcher on Thu Jan 20, 2022 7:48 pm
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Axel Hildebrandt wrote:
Quite puffed-up, makes me wonder what the temperature was.


Thanks for viewing my image, Axel.  It was taken a few weeks ago, and if I recall it was in the mid 20's F.  Colder tonight near 0 F. - where is the global warming !
 

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