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Friday, January 13, 2012

Starlings at my feeders....

The birds beat a path to the feeders today....if not one kind then another...
before today I think I had only seen one starling out there....
today they came in a flock.

14 comments:

Helene said...

I'm jealous! My feeder comes out this weekend :)

Ginny said...

Gosh, they look lovely! That first picture is the best and cutest picture of a starling I have ever seen! They all come in flocks here and eat up all my birdseed, but I guess I need to start snapping them after seeing these pictures. I have never been able to capture them in such a way.

Francisca said...

Pretty starling!

Lois Evensen said...

They are pretty. They come in flocks here, too, but they also leave in flocks. We've had a good variety of birds this year.

Sandra said...

they are so precious, i love all the detail in their little feathers. all fluffed up to protect themselves from the cold. I know they were glad to find you had your bird buffet open

Judy said...

I have never seen a starling before...I love them.

TexWisGirl said...

something about that first shot - the bird looking up, into the cold weather. really, really like it.

don said...

A fine close series of these speckled birds. I haven't seen their spots up close before. Nice shooting!

George said...

We haven't had any Starlings so far. When they come, they come in droves. You got great pictures.

Michaele said...

So glad to see a Starling up close. These raise havoc at the feedyards here in NE, but I have always thought they were very pretty. Nice shots!

Kathy said...

Nice shot of these little birds that appear to be dipped in frost.

Madge @ The View From Right Here said...

I know starlings are a nuisance bird but they are beautiful, I love the shimmer of their deep colors...

Susan said...

Wow, such beautiful birds! I love your photos!

Mary said...

They make interesting photos even if they are a lot of pests. We have swarms hanging around here, but I chase them away every time I see them come to our yard.

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