|Copyright: Sujoy Bhawal (sujoybhawal)
|Date Taken: 2010-02-19|
|Exposure: f/9.0, 1/200 seconds|
|More Photo Info: [view]|
|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2010-02-20 22:29|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) is a widespread resident in India. Size: 15 cm|
Identification: Small, seed-eating passerine bird with thick, conical bill and pink legs. Adult male: Gray crown, black throat, upper breast, and small mask; less black on throat in winter. Grayish side of neck and underparts. Rusty-brown nape and upperparts. Black streaks on back. White patch in wing. Gray rump. Black bill in summer; yellowish in winter. Female and immature: Gray-brown crown. Buffy line extends rearward from eye bordered below by gray-brown line. Grayish-white underparts. Black and tawny streaks on back. Black wing feathers with wide tawny edges. White patch on wing. Yellow bill. Immature males lack full throat patch of adults.
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Beautiful shot .
Wonderful ! I truly love sparrows,they are magnificent in their simplicity.
- [2010-02-21 6:33]
very nice that this macro.
Beautiful this particular POV. Details and good colors, congratulations.
Have a nice Sunday,
- [2010-02-21 7:14]