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Friday, February 5, 2021

From my the dining room


 I was surprised Wednesday morning to see this  Northern Flicker at my feeder.  I bet I don't see one here over once a year, if that.  Even before the starlings  took over.  

23 comments:

Ruth Hiebert said...

THis is a beautiful bird. I get to see them in spring and summer.

Ginny Hartzler said...

This is an awesome portrait! I can hardly believe it is through a window!

Bill said...

I like flickers--- Great picture!

Nancy Chan said...

That is a cute bird. It looks like it has a moustache.

Yamini MacLean said...

Hari OM
And doubly special as you grabbed the camera and brought it to us!!! YAM xx

ushasurya said...

That's a lovely shot!! Hope you have more .
What a lovely eye!! It is gleaming :)
Have a safe weekend Rose :))
Devi :)

Hootin' Anni said...

What a terrific composition!

Sandra said...

spectacular shot of a beautiful little guy

Ann said...

What an awesome shot. It's like you are standing right there next to him. I've never seen one of those even when I did have feeders up.

Martha said...

What a little cutie!

eileeninmd said...

Great shot of the Flicker! It is cool to see the birds up close.
Happy weekend to you!

don said...

There’s a bit of a bird what a nice capture

Laurel Wood said...

You captured a great pic. Beautiful.

Susan Zarzycki said...

Oh, wow, what a great photo! Good catch!💖

Hootin' Anni said...

Ps...with my heart and SVT (look svt up in google) I have to watch my heart rate or have another heart attack) that's why I can't do strenuous activity such as the shuffle)

....peter:) said...

this is a wonderful profile of the Northern Flicker Rose... as for the starlings... about 30 of them come here and clean out our bird feeder in one afternoon and evening....peter:)

DeniseinVA said...

He looks like he is playing peekaboo with you. Wonderful portrait of the Flicker.

Steve in Japan said...

A gorgeous Flicker portrait! We have a pair that hangs around here all year. More show up in late February or March.

Hootin' Anni said...

Rose, no problem. Sorry ... If I cane across "cranky".

Kodak said...

Beautiful capture. How nice to have one at your feeder.

ElaineH said...

This is one of my favorite birds. I don't see them very often but I think that they are so pretty. A wonderful close up image!

Red Rose Alley said...

She's so pretty. This is really clear taken from your dining room.

~Sheri

happyone said...

Great shots of all the birds. Just getting back to blogging after my little break.

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