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Red-breast and white-tail

One day I will get the bear walking through my yard - as it did a few days after I moved in - or the cougar might come back - until then just these gentle souls….

He looks better blown up - not much better, but a bit - I do wish they would oblige me by not coming to visit when the light is awful and then parking themselves so far away I really need a NASA telescope to see them…..

7.30 pm! I ask you - what a time to drop in - trying to eat supper and they arrive and say ‘get a shot - go on, just try for it…’ Again, they look better enlarged - and I suppose I could have edited out that annoying piece of grass - but they might have wanted to eat it………

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    • # Sadhya Rippon

      I think you need to buy your self another lens!!!
      18 X 300mm would do the trick. But until that happy day, these are really nice. Most people would have to go to the zoo to shoot deer like this - you do it from your front door.

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    • # Felecia

      Lol! Love the grass comment. These are great! And at least you can see the grass unlike some of the sad folks who are still covered in snow.

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    • # Brenda Nelson

      I did enlarge them both, Polly - and they have great detail. The little visitors are so natural in their habitats, we can overlook the poor lighting. I love the captures and the caption! Your comments are always so cute and clever! (Thanks for the favorite on my wildflowers. Alas, I don't know any of their names!)

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