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Uploaded: 11/25/14 4:20 PM GMT
Birds Do the Darndest Things
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I caught this California Thrasher in a rare pose.

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.susanlynn
11/25/14 4:35 PM GMT
Looks as though it is tilting to look along a line before building Garrett. Great capture.
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Life is a Constant Audition
.gizmo1
11/25/14 5:05 PM GMT
Another stunning capture it like the bird is listening for insects and again lovely setting fir this capture with stunning sharp detail and natural colours too.
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.Jimbobedsel
11/25/14 5:50 PM GMT
Probably listening for insects like Giz said....or maybe worms!
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I ALWAYS VIEW YOUR IMAGES FULL SIZE.
::0930_23
11/25/14 7:18 PM GMT
Your backgrounds are always so good Garrett.

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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
::Constance52347
11/25/14 9:36 PM GMT
The thrashers in our area are always digging up under the leaves in the back yard. I've never seen this variety. It is an unusual pose!
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::bfrank
11/25/14 11:44 PM GMT
You did capture a unique pose Garret. He is either listening in or has his eye fixed on that thing he is interested in. Great focus on this bird.
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Life's moments are sweet. I just want to capture all that I can of them.
::tigger3
11/26/14 12:19 AM GMT
This is so darn good, that unique poise, and such a clear and super close-close up. tigs♥
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Nature in all her glory is my uplift on life and so is my love of photography. sandi ♪ ♫
.icedancer
11/26/14 12:36 AM GMT
OK, I give up, what is he doing? You sure get fabulous shots and this is a strange pose indeed.
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+purmusic
11/26/14 5:01 AM GMT
My curiosity is getting the better of me.. how close were you? Lens?

That is some nicely dialed in DOF.


A wonderful image near reduced to that of only form(s) and texture(s).. and the subject is that of a bird. Pretty remarkable.


Thanks, once again, Garrett.

Appreciate you sharing your work behind the lens with us. :o)
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::Vickid
11/26/14 11:44 AM GMT
Incredible capture. Details, color, clarity, lighting, subject matter, impressive photo. Favorite.
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No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
::luckyshot
11/26/14 7:05 PM GMT
Garrett - Oh the challenges when eyes are on the side of the head! As Les notes, the bird is the focus of the capture, with no background distractions. Kudos! Thad
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If I could tell the story in words, I wouldn't need to lug around a camera. ~Lewis Hine The Earth without art is just 'eh'.

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