|Copyright: Carl Adam Wegenschimmel (Carl-Adam) (53)|
|Date Taken: 2008|
|Exposure: f/10.0, 1/200 seconds|
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|Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop|
|Date Submitted: 2008-12-25 8:42|
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Genus: Dendroica, sex: female
Species: D. castanea
This species is closely related to Blackpoll Warbler, but this species has a more southerly breeding range and a more northerly wintering area. On our study sites we had both bay-breasted and blackpole warbler breeding in the same habitat. Their breeding habitats are coniferous woodlands. Bay-breasted Warblers nest in conifer, laying 3-5 eggs in a cup-shaped nest. More eggs are laid in Spruce Budworm years.
These birds feed on insects, and the numbers of these birds vary with the abundance of the Spruce Budworm. These birds will also feed on berries and nectar in wintertime. From wikipedia
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- [2008-12-25 9:37]
Hi Carl. A good close up of the Warbler. Showing good detail and colours in the feathers. A nice POV/DOF. maybe just a tad to close. but still a good shot. wel ldone TFS.
Ciao Carl Adam,
bellissimo ritratto di questo grazioso uccellino, ottimi POV e DOF, buona definizione e molto belli e naturali i colori. Ho fatto un WS per esaltare maggiormente l'occhio, spero che ti sia utile.
Excellent close up.
Beautiful colours with great details.
Light,focus and shrpness are fantastic.
Very good portrait of this Dendroica castanea. Good sharpness and POV.
This is a great portrait shot of this beautiful bird. The light was very good. Well done.