https://flic.kr/p/aXETNX | Downy Woodpecker...#4 | February 2010 (Explore on Dec 19, 2011) Deep in the archives... I finally got around to editing some of these pictures taken at Fort Whyte... This Downy Woodpecker was quite photographic on this day, giving me a number of opportunities to get a decent shot... Please press "L" to see the larger lightbox version for more detail and contrast... 400mm - ISO 400 - F8 - 1/640th
The Himalayan legend says there are beautiful white birds that live completely in flight. They are born in the air, must learn to fly before falling and die also in their flying. Maybe you have been born into such a life -Jennifer K.
>>>previous pinner [PERFECT image of a Crow showing all of his distinctive features and differences from a Raven. Also, 'Crows walk n Ravens hop' . NOT exactly true as Ravens DO walk but will do double hops too]
The ruddy shelduck (Tadorna ferruginea) is a member of the duck, goose and swan family Anatidae. Although becoming quite rare in southeast Europe and southern Spain, the ruddy shelduck is still common across much of central and South-east Asia.