Monday, December 28, 2009

A Happy Bird

This is sort of a happy accident. I was playing around with my shutter speed when I noticed some birds. I turned and took the shot and this is the result. Not a normal looking photo but the bird looks pretty cute.

24 comments:

  1. Wow, what an amazing capture, I love how the branches frame it. Awesome!

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  2. Talk about the right place at the right time with the right camera!
    Terrific picture...REALLY a great shot!
    Sunny :)

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  3. You keep saying that you are just finding out about the buttons on your camera...pffft...if this is the result you are a Master at it. I love this picture. It's like something you would see in National Geographic. It's stunning. TBK loves it :)

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  4. that's a wonderful accident...have a happy coming 2010 James.

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  5. Reminds me a little bit of Japanese woodblock printing - nishiki-e
    Nice effect. :-)

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  6. I like your honesty about the shot. You could have told us that you spent hours perfecting the settings to be able to pick up the rich colors. :-)

    It's a great shot. Thank you for sharing it.

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  7. A very very good amb beautiful photo. My compliments!
    I wish you a happy 2010.
    Best regards from Barcelona.

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  8. What a great capture. Right click at the right time!

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  9. Serendipity! Great catch, James!

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  10. It is the very lovely moment.



    This year, I'm glad for the opportunity to meet with you.

    Thank you for showing your wonderful works.

    I look forward to a reencounter with you next year.

    Wish you a Happy New Year 2010.

    From the Far East.
    Best regards.
    ruma

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  11. What a happy accident! This is a wonderful photo.

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  12. It´s a pretty unique birdy shot and that is exactly why it is so cool. The composition is so well done in a hurry.

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  13. I'd be so, so proud if I took a photo like this.

    Lucy

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  14. Wowza! What was the shutter speed!? I love the way the wings are extended.

    Happy New Year!

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  15. Omg this is magnificent, a true masterpiece!
    Thanks for all the wonderful pictures and Happy New Year!
    :-)

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  16. I just love those happy accidents. This one is great! It's visually pretty, and it also shows how the wings work :)

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