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Old February 17th, 2018, 07:56 AM
Doug Herr Doug Herr is offline
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Default Lesser Goldfinch

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Old February 17th, 2018, 08:02 AM
Asher Kelman Asher Kelman is offline
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Originally Posted by Doug Herr View Post
In my yard


That finch is a happy present for us to wake up to. The buds give a sense of the season!

Shape is for function and color is for signaling. This bird gets A+ for both!

In addition your selection of the two diagonals, (the axis of its body and the opposing line of its beak from the turned head), makes the picture engaging and balanced.

So you get an A+ too!

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Old February 17th, 2018, 02:56 PM
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Very nice. They visit me too but not so often.
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