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"I Am A Handsome Fellow?"
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One of my daily visitor's to our backyard. The cardinals sure are a beautiful bird and this male is very handsome indeed. For quite a few years I only saw the female around and in the last couple of weeks the pair, male & female, come by to pick at the loosened suet on the ground.

Capture this image 2016, 11-11 (Friday) in the later afternoon. Used Adobe Photoshop Elements 10 to bring out more detail and then used iPiccy.com to make it smaller.

Sorry I haven't been around too much, but hope to catch up on commenting tonight, that's after our granddaughter is picked up this evening. I look after her 2 days a week after school, taking her to her music lessons and more.

Hope you enjoyed the view and thank you for your comments in advance.

Have a Great Day ♥ Skates

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biffobear
11/15/16 8:56 PM GMT
Yes you are...And nicely detailed too...R.
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::tigger3
11/15/16 10:19 PM GMT
Very handsome indeed, good details in this beautiful songbird.
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::trixxie17
11/15/16 10:43 PM GMT
Beautiful bird Pat - great details and a nice pose.
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::Ramad
11/15/16 10:50 PM GMT
Very nice shot of the cardinal on the ground among the grass. Very gpood color and details.
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.Tomeast
11/15/16 11:16 PM GMT
The setting is natural too , great shot Pat.
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::Constance52347
11/16/16 12:04 AM GMT
He's very handsome. Good capture.
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.Starglow
11/16/16 1:31 AM GMT
He sure is and a handsome photo of him too.
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.nanadoo
11/16/16 1:54 AM GMT
"Pretty Bird....Pretty Bird" :)
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::luckyshot
11/16/16 3:09 AM GMT
Indeed he is, Pat! Terrific capture!!
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::corngrowth
11/16/16 12:02 AM GMT
Pat, this is a splendid and detailed BTP (Belly Taken Photograph, ☺ )
Think however this cardinal isn't aware of being that handsome. So posing wouldn't have been its priority but begging for some treats perhaps.

Perfectly done, my friend.
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.bfrank
11/17/16 12:59 AM GMT
Knowing how skittish they are good capture in natural settings Pat.
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.elektronist
11/19/16 5:07 PM GMT
Very nice photo of this red colored bird.
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.GomekFlorida
11/20/16 8:12 PM GMT
Great closeup Pat! I was sometime after moving down here that I realised that we also had Cardinals as well. I see them all the time now. Thanks for sharing.
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