Saturday, 23 May 2009

Camera Critters - adult male Starling

Camera Critters

Adult male Starling, May 2009. Males have blue-based beaks. Females' beaks are pink-based.

13 comments:

  1. Nice details in the photo - you can really see the colors!

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  2. Wow, great picture!!!! I don't think I've ever seen a Starling that close before.

    Mine is up over at my pet blog.

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  3. Good to know; we've got a lot of them around here!

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  4. your flowers thoriughout so enchantingly beautiful and make my heart full of spring

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  5. Wonderful photo ... so many details and the color! WOW! Mother Nature sure knows how to use the paint brush!

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  6. Great photo. maybe next time I see one I'll remember the hints to tell male from female.

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  7. Very cool closeup.... love the jewel like shadings on the starling..

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  8. Kewl capture! Thanks for the info too ;--)
    Hugs and blessings,

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  9. Excellent close-up! They are actually quite nice birds, usually I'd barely glance at them.

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  10. wonderful close-up!
    your flowers are lovely
    hope you're having a great mid term holiday with the dogs :)

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  11. Great shot, they are quite colourful up close.

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