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Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography

Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography
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Friday, 7 February 2014

Jay [Garrulus glandarius]

I came upon this little one, it was so close, in fact, it was too close. Grab those eyes!!!!!






56 comments:

  1. Excellent shots, Bob! Really sharp photos, and I love the blue on its wings.

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  2. je hebt de vlaamse gaai er wel heel mooi op staan.

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  3. So awesome!! He's having dinner it looks like :)

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  4. Wonderful photos !
    I know this bird, he visits my garden.
    Have a nice weekend :)

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    1. I'd love a garden like you, and you have nice weekend Ela.

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  5. Close indeed Bob.
    Usually such a shy bird too.

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  6. Very nice approximation

    Regards :)

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  7. Maybe too close, but I love it. You can see the food in his beak. Well done, Bob. Have a nice weekend. Greetings, Joke

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    1. Thanks Joke, and have a nice weekend.

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  8. Wow, that was really close up. very nice shots.

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  9. Chyba go przekupiłeś orzeszkami, ze z tak bliska pozwolił sobie zrobić zdjęcie. Pozdrawiam.
    I think I bribed him nuts with so closely allowed himself to take a picture. Yours.

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  10. such great detail! love your jays!

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  11. It is a beautiful bird with its beautiful piece of blue wing.
    Nice and clear pictures Bob.
    Compliments.

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  12. Fantastische foto's van deze mooie vlaamsegaai TOPPPPPPP
    Ik ben er weg van Bob PROFICIAT !!
    gr,
    Annie

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  13. Muy buena serie, con gran nitidez. Un saludo

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  14. Hola Boob excelentes fotografias con un buen foco.Un fuerte abrazo y feliz fin de semana

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  15. You have done very well, any closer and it would be out of focus with your 500mm.

    peter

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    1. Yes, it was a hard work for 500mm, ha ha.

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  16. Bob, you did well to capture it in such beautiful light and close too...[;o)

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    1. Yep Trevor, but the sun was hiding behind a tall tree.

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  17. A great shot and one to remember.

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  18. Wow!Great photos Bob! Fantastic close ups!Lovely bird!
    Dimi...

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  19. These are stunning, Bob!
    The detail you have captured in each one is superb.
    Have a great weekend!

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  20. Wow, Bob!

    ALOHA from Honolulu
    Comfort Spiral

    =^..^= <3

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  21. Buenos tiros, Bob, le pillaste en la hora del almuerzo.

    Saludos.

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  22. I would never see such a great close-up of this bird if not for you. Thanks!

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  23. Lieber Bob,
    das sind wieder Fotos von starker Ausstrahlung.
    Die Augen sind faszinierend.
    Einen guten Start ins Wochenende wünscht dir
    Irmi

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  24. Bob, awesome closeups of your pretty Jay! Have a happy weekend!

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    1. Yes, awesome is good word, thanks Eileen.

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  25. beautiful takes on this wonderful bird Bob

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    1. Terrific bird, sometimes is shy Carole.

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  26. What a curious look it has! Love the details you show.

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  27. Preciosa arrendajo o gallo de monte. Siempre me gustaron sus colores azules. Un abrazo,

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  28. I love these birds! These are absolutely fabulous close-ups!

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  29. The close-ups are magnificent, Bob. He looks hungry!

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  30. Hi Bob,
    Beautiful pictures of Jay, with peanut in its beak.
    They are really gluttons, you have them photographed perfectly, my compliments.
    Have a great weekend.
    Best regards, Irma

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    1. Yes, the peanut is a give away, thanks Irma.

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  31. Great shots Bob. I love jay.. Have a nice weekend..

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  32. BOB bonjour
    il est très beau et à l'air si bien avec ses plumes
    j'espère qu'il n'a pas trop froid ce ROI
    bise

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  33. Wow that is close and what dramatic and delightful images you got too Bob. I also shared Jays this week, but we are in a deep freeze here...so need warmth of sunshine. Happy weekend!

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  34. Hi Bob Now you see the peanuts and ow you don't. Wonderful close ups.

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  35. a small lunch, isn't it?:)

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  36. Bob! Those are the sweetest photos ever! How are you? I hope good and fine! Hugs! :-)

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    1. The sweet photos, thanks Yael. I am better right now, but I was in danger of my life from another blogger, but I am getting better inch by inch.

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  37. Wonderful bird and amazing shots. I love that one with the full maw. Just perfect.

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  38. Oh gee, you are lucky!
    Here one click and they're off!!
    Great photos again!!

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