01 July 2012

Australian Nankeen Kestrel

38 comments:

Leontien said...

Looking very cute!!

Big hugs
Leontien

TexWisGirl said...

such an adorable sweet face!!!

CameraCruise said...

Wow, stunning shot of the beautiful bird!

Jean said...

The markings/colors are different but this handsome bird reminds me of our beautiful American Kestrel.
Sweet shot Carol!

eileeninmd said...

Great sighting of the kestrel and a wonderful photo. Thanks for sharing, have a great day!

Jill said...

Absolutely beautiful bird perfectly captured!

Liam said...

He is so cute! :)

ArtMuseDog and Carol said...

Wonderful shot of a beautiful bird ~ love it! ~~ thanks, ^_^ (A Creative Harbor)

Susan said...

How neat. Great shot...

lina@happy family said...

Very well captured. The bird has cute face :)
Thanks for dropping by. Happy weekend, Carole!

Joop Zand said...

Hello Carole

A wonderfull picture, good composition and so sharp...... i love it......compliments.

greetings, Joop

Terri Buster said...

So cute- I have never seen one before!

heyBJK said...

That's a fantastic shot, Carole! The catch light in the eye is perfect and there's great texture to the feathers. Nice job!

Phil said...

Lovely shot and pose Carole. Never heard of that one until now.

Linda said...

What a great shot! I love the tilt of his head too...very nice!

Pete Shanley said...

Well done Carole, enojoyed this great shot!

BlogS of Hariyanto said...

beauty bird :)

Tamar SB said...

Wow, that is amazing!

Amy Burzese said...

Beautiful bird and a great shot!

Nancy Claeys said...

Gorgeous color!

Thank you for sharing at YSB this week. xoxo

Deborah said...

oh! fabulous

Evelyn S. said...

Hi Carole! Haven't visited you lately.... sorry! This image is the most darling view of the kestrel.

Karen said...

That's a beuat!

Leovi said...

Beautiful photo, good catch. I love.

Carletta said...

Such a sweet expression!
Lovely shot!

Geke said...

Lovely shot!

Frank said...

An adorable portrait.

chubskulit said...

Whata beautiful shot.. Late visit from Camera Critters.

Gila Monster and Bees have a blessed Sunday.

Jan Castle said...

Fabulous picture Carole!!!!! He certainly did cooperate...wish I could say the same for some of the people I was trying to photograph yesterday at a wedding!
Paper Hugs,
Jan

Marlo said...

really cool bird and photo. I enjoy seeing critters from your world!

Nadege, said...

So cute, great capture.

Spare Parts and Pics said...

Perfect capture, focus is spot-on!

Icy BC said...

Wow..beautiful bird! Love how he/she tilted its head to look at you..

Andrew said...

Wow! Carole what a stunning bird to see... the image is amazing.

Jeanne said...

Carole a great shot of this beautiful kestrel, and looks like you got very close. He is checking you out! lovely shot!

Ida said...

What a delightful shot of this bird.

Liz said...

What a great shot!! Was this little guy down low or do you have a really powerful zoom?

Judy said...

I love all the photos you have gotten of that beautiful bird!