Goldfinch Rocket

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A goldfinch was flying straight towards me.


whittler113 - Aug 26, 2008 06:48 PM EDT
Thanks for the great comment Zoya,I can still remember taking that He did turn at the last second though.
Zoya - Aug 26, 2008 05:55 PM EDT
Bombs away.. it sure does look like he wanted a piece of your camera. Excellent shot. I love looking at this one Z
Silvester - Aug 25, 2008 11:22 AM EDT
That is truly a once in a lifetime shot! Great work!
whittler113 - Aug 13, 2008 07:33 PM EDT
Thanks for the great comment Lesley,I sure got lucky that time.
Lesley - Aug 12, 2008 08:05 PM EDT
Fantastic photo. You were in the right place at the right time (AND with the camera!!!!)
whittler113 - Jul 17, 2008 06:59 PM EDT
Thanks for the great comment MarhelmarkI'm glad you enjoyed it.
marhelmark - Jul 12, 2008 07:33 PM EDT
Amazing well done....
whittler113 - Jun 28, 2008 06:28 PM EDT
Thanks for the great comment May,I'm glad you enjoyed it.He was coming right at me so I had to shoot.LOL
May - Jun 28, 2008 05:42 PM EDT
whittler113 - May 13, 2008 01:14 PM EDT
Thanks for the comment Vicki,I'm glad you enjoyed it.I had to shoot,it was him or me. LOL
TravlynWomyn - May 13, 2008 12:45 PM EDT
He looks like a goldfinch torpedo, Alex! Great capture! Vicki
whittler113 - Apr 02, 2008 02:48 PM EDT
Thanks for the great comment Anne,I'm glad you enjoyed it.
anne - Apr 02, 2008 10:33 AM EDT
Wow!! What a shot!! You caught it barreling in! *LOL* A determined hummer. Great Picture!!!
whittler113 - Mar 30, 2008 04:17 PM EDT
Thanks for the comment Art,I was surprised when I spotted him I don't think he saw me.
Art57 - Mar 30, 2008 11:37 AM EDT
Talk about capturing a moment in time!
whittler113 - Feb 17, 2008 06:51 AM EDT
WOW!!!!!! Who'd a Thunk it?
bubbalinn - Feb 16, 2008 10:18 PM EDT
WOW.. Congratulations Alex on this photo getting over six thousand views. Can I have your autograph? LOL... Wonderful quick shot..
whittler113 - Feb 16, 2008 09:46 AM EDT
Thanks Brian for the great comment ,I'm glad you enjoyed it. I had to shoot,he wasn't backin off.
azkul - Feb 15, 2008 05:51 PM EDT
That's a really cool and unique angle on the finch. I really like the rose branch next to the bird to put it all into perspective.
Guest - May 08, 2007 06:09 PM EDT
Thanks for all the great comments,this bird was coming at me like a rocket. I had to shoot,it was him or
Guest - May 04, 2007 01:33 AM EDT
I get such a kick out of your nature shots. Now you went a mad some one mad huh.....? He looks like a little blimp. Wonderfully exicuted shot.
Guest - May 04, 2007 12:55 AM EDT
Great shot. I could actually feel him coming at me. You better duck.
Guest - May 03, 2007 09:22 PM EDT
Great angle,it does look like a flying projectile.
Guest - May 03, 2007 08:24 PM EDT
What a very cool and unusual photo.. Great Job Alex!! I really like it :-)
Guest - May 03, 2007 08:06 PM EDT
What an ex capture. well done.

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