Shy Redhead

Sherran Andersen level-classic 12/18/2010 9:31:28 PM

Very nice Heather. Hope one day to be as good as you are at bird photography. #1336808

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-classic 12/19/2010 2:53:11 AM

This is just marvelous! Great work! #9113942

Julie Christiansen level-classic 12/19/2010 3:37:54 AM

Outstanding work. #9113959

Marilyn Cornwell level-classic 12/19/2010 4:10:25 AM

Beautiful image! Everything so perfect, Heather!!! #9113993

Michelle Alton level-classic 12/19/2010 4:19:10 AM

Superb work! #9114020

Heather Pickard 12/19/2010 5:12:41 AM

How nice this morning to wake up to such encouraging comments on this image.
Thank-you ladies for the great start to my day. #9114115

Susan Weisensel 12/19/2010 12:13:39 PM

I just love that bright red bird sitting in the green pine's, Beautiful capture Heather. #9114728

Freddy Bland 12/20/2010 7:09:57 PM

Beautiful seasonal capture, Heather!! #9117131

Hayden Cannon 12/22/2010 5:07:35 AM

Very nice colors, lighting, comp and details here Heather, fantastic photo! #9119544

Heather Pickard 12/22/2010 9:49:52 AM

Its great to get such positive feedback on my image.
Thanks do much Susan, Freddy and Hayden for taking time to comment.
I really appreciate it. #9119983

Michael Lynch 12/28/2010 4:19:45 AM

Beauty of a capture and CONGRATULATIONS ! #9128399

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 12/28/2010 4:34:23 AM

Congrats on your beautiful POTD, Heather. #9128438

Dennis Behm 12/28/2010 4:34:26 AM

Congratulations on your POTD! #9128439

Karen Celella level-classic 12/28/2010 4:37:01 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding POTD, Heather! #9128450

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 12/28/2010 4:37:54 AM

I love cardinals and I believe this is the prettuiest capture I have EVER seen Heather, as far as I'm concedrned this should be 1st place!

Congrats on the POTD, will be looking to see it again..

jo ann c. #9128451

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 12/28/2010 4:42:34 AM

A very 'cool' capture, Heather. CONGRATZ on the POTD!

UB. #9128460

Joy Rector level-classic 12/28/2010 5:24:41 AM

congrats on the POTD #9128511

Mike Bachman 12/28/2010 5:28:07 AM

Heather
Congrats on the POTD. It isn't often that you can get one of these so enjoy the limelight,
Mike #9128515

Patti Coblentz level-classic 12/28/2010 5:39:12 AM

Congratulations on your POTD, Heather...it is a beautiful image! #9128540

Claudine T. Bartels level-classic 12/28/2010 5:40:03 AM

This is a GORGEOUS picture, Heather! BEAUTIFUL! Congratulations! #9128541

Brenda f. Andrew level-classic 12/28/2010 5:41:49 AM

What a very nice shot. I love the colors. congrat on your POTD. #9128543

Cathy Barrows 12/28/2010 5:54:12 AM

Congrats on your gorgeous POTD #9128571

Anthony L. Mancuso 12/28/2010 6:01:32 AM

Excellent image Heather, congrats on your POTD! #9128583

Tammy Espino 12/28/2010 6:11:01 AM

Big congrats on this beautiful capture~ #9128609

Tammy Espino 12/28/2010 6:11:01 AM

Big congrats on this beautiful capture~ #9128610

Phyllis H. Burchett 12/28/2010 6:13:53 AM

Wonderful capture, congrats on your POTD! #9128626

Richard D. Love 12/28/2010 6:42:02 AM

Contratulations, Heather. The light and depth are exceptional. Well done.

Rick #9128742

Nikki McDonald level-classic 12/28/2010 6:47:34 AM

Congratulations on the POTD, Heather -- what a terrific winter capture with the frosty spruce needles to remind us of the crisp cold and his bright feathers to warm the day. Great detail, light and dof. #9128760

Nancy L. Green level-classic 12/28/2010 6:50:59 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Heather, this is OUTSTANDING!!! You have a wonderful gallery as well!! <>< #9128771

Beth W. DeBor level-classic 12/28/2010 6:59:09 AM

Heather, congratulations on your gorgeous POTD. #9128804

Chuck Flewelling 12/28/2010 7:08:38 AM

What a fantastic shot, Heather. Congratulations on POTD! Well deserved. #9128842

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/28/2010 7:08:51 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving POTD! 8o) #9128843

Rosemary Sampson level-classic 12/28/2010 7:24:15 AM

Well done, Heather. #9128886

Katarina Mansson 12/28/2010 7:50:42 AM

Beautiful bird and picture. Love the complementary colors and the DOF. Congratulations on your POTD! #9128933

PiperAnne L. Worcester 12/28/2010 7:54:44 AM

WOW, WOW, WOW! #9128941

Freddy Bland 12/28/2010 8:38:14 AM

HUGE congratulations, Heather, on this well-deserved POTD!! #9129033

Erica Murphy level-classic 12/28/2010 8:42:33 AM

What a beautiful image Heather!! Congrats on your POTD!! #9129044

Anne McKinnell 12/28/2010 9:37:47 AM

Very pretty Heather, congrats on your POTD! #9129101

Rona L. Schwarz 12/28/2010 9:51:05 AM

WTG, Heather!! Huge Congratulations on your outstanding POTD! Beautiful light and DOF on this wonderful seasonal bird capture! #9129110

Pamela Koch 12/28/2010 12:13:56 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD award. I love the title you chose. Happy Shooting. Pamela #9129277

Kathleen R. Struckle level-classic 12/28/2010 12:42:52 PM

Beautiful detail and color. Congrats on your POTD!! #9129300

Ruth Grimm 12/28/2010 12:50:31 PM

Congrats on this gorgeous POTD, Heather! Good for you,girl!! #9129310

Carolyn McIntosh 12/28/2010 1:20:08 PM

Congratulations . .. this is just a magnificent photo. #9129326

Shirley A. Kinney 12/28/2010 1:34:41 PM

What a gorgeous capture. Looks like a Christmas card. Congrats on your POTD. #9129336

Jeffrey R. Bange level-classic 12/28/2010 7:05:29 PM

Congratulations Heather on your beautiful POTD, I'm sure we will be seeing this again as a finalist. #9129846

Paul R. Nelson level-classic 12/28/2010 9:47:02 PM

Beautiful image, Heather! A wonderful capture of a lovely part of God's creation, and just in time to celebrate the birth of His Son. Congratulations on your POTD. #9130000

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic 12/29/2010 11:56:06 AM

Congratulations Heather on Your POTD for this beautiful image. Great capture with bight color, details and DOF! #9131201

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 12/29/2010 2:37:19 PM

Congratulations Heather, a beautiful image for the season! #9131390

Jean Lechleiter level-classic 12/29/2010 9:30:35 PM

Outstanding, Heather! Congrats. on the POTD - WTG. #9131869

Heather Pickard 12/30/2010 1:38:19 PM

A great big THANK-YOU to each and every one for the many kind comments I have recieved regarding this photo.
I am so pleasantly surprised at all this attention, and am pleased to be able to share a little bit of red feathered beauty from our corner of Ontario. #9133515

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Description

Northern Cardinal at a wildlife garden in Ontario. Shot with 300mm at F/7.1, 1/400 sec.

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 25/10000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80

Uploaded on 12/18/2010 8:34:46 PM

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Camera: Nikon D80 Digital SLR Camera


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