time for my little feathered friends. OK I am hesitant to post these after the run of Viera and other magnificent shots I have seen posted here. Let me tell you though it doesn't get much better than standing on the front deck with a hot cup of coffee smelling bacon and eggs cooking in the kitchen. A cool fall morning with bright sunshine...well you get a perfect morning for me. Here are a few examples, all taken with the D2X and the 200-400VR with 1.4 tele and SB800 for fill flash. Cardinal in Holly tree Not sure but will use one of these as my christmas card Nuthatch Male House Finch Male Downy Woodpecker Male Cardinal Then all of a sudden every bird just took off thought the hawk from last week was back then out of the shadows out popped this cat, not sure where he came from but was looking for a easy meal.