Finally some colourful birds came to my feeder

Discussion in 'Birds' started by Bohdan, May 8, 2007.

  1. I've been waiting for some variety at my birdfeeder. Most of the year all I've been getting are chickadees, sparrows etc. Which I like very much but wanted some birds with a little more colour. finally last night I had these visitors.

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    thanks for looking
     
  2. Beauties, now that brightens your day and ours. Very nice shots.
     
  3. Thanks very much...yes it certainly brightened my day or evening.These were shot about 8:30 in the evening with the sun rapidly setting.
     
  4. tech1961

    tech1961

    Jan 28, 2007
    Houston Tx.
    Outstanding captures. That red bird is beautiful. Nice work.
     
  5. Thanks Jimmy. the red one is a purple finch - from what I'm told.
     
  6. Beautiful captures, detail is great.

    Louie
     
  7. Thanks Louie.
     
  8. midi

    midi Guest

    Wow, that red one is a beauty. I didn't know such a species existed.
     
  9. Nice Shots with color WOW
     
  10. Red one is a purple finch..go figure.

    Thanks very much...
     
  11. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    You did get some beauties Bob. Very nice. :smile:
     
  12. Glacier

    Glacier

    Jan 17, 2006
    Boaz, Alabama
    Those really are colorful! Good stuff!
     

  13. Thanks very much Frank.Appreciate the comments.

    Thanks for your kind words Andy.
     
  14. BirdLady

    BirdLady

    Jan 8, 2006
    Alabama
    Nice set Bob. The first and last one are a male Purple Finch.
     
  15. They sure did! Beautiful birds! You might want to set up a dead limb next to the feeder so the birds can perch there. You could get super shots that way.

    Best,

    Jose
     

  16. Thanks very much
    Thanks Jose. I had the same thought about the perch near the feeder.
     
  17. BryanSpeed

    BryanSpeed

    Feb 20, 2007
    N. Texas
    nice, thanks for sharing.
     
  18. Thanks...and your welcome...glad you liked them.
     
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