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A rare treat for us this summer

flcrazy

By Flcrazy


A rare treat for us this summer

First time sighting of the shy Scarlet Tanager. It was quite a thrill for us !



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Looks like he sees you and is ready to take flight!! How exciting for you to photograph it! Nice one :)

6 Dec, 2008

 

wow fantastic colour

6 Dec, 2008

 

Thanks ! You are right, he stayed for about two minutes. Still, it was long enough to make our day !

6 Dec, 2008

 

Super! Wish I had seen it also!

6 Dec, 2008

 

What a lovely bird, all nestled in that oak. Would make my day as well.

6 Dec, 2008

 

Your sooooooo lucy to have such diverse wildlife,

6 Dec, 2008

 

Another lovely red bird... used to see them years ago...haven't seen any recently guess their flyway is farther west from here. Nice healthy leafed oak tree giving dapply shade! terrific photo.

15 Dec, 2008

 

Wow what a beautiful red bird!! A lovely picture too!

20 Dec, 2008

 

Thanks everyone, this one is a rare treat here.

21 Dec, 2008



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