Monnie Ryan 7/27/2013 12:49:40 PM

Very considerate of Maggie to wait until she's asked rather than dive-bombing your table! Pretty markings! #1537955

Tiia Vissak 7/27/2013 12:52:27 PM

great tones, details & dof! #10782863

Robert R. Goodman 7/27/2013 12:57:52 PM

Hi John,My friend I have never seen Magpie before.Excellent capture!!!! #10782870

Jeff Robinson 7/27/2013 1:09:47 PM

Outstanding capture John! #10782888

Ermanno Radice 7/27/2013 1:13:13 PM

Wonderful capture and color, love the bird! #10782897

Claudia Kuhn 7/27/2013 1:24:18 PM

Beautiful capture John. We saw Magpies in Wyoming a few weeks ago, but none here in NY #10782916

Colette M. Metcalf 7/27/2013 1:24:51 PM

Lovely capture of Magpie!!!! #10782918

Ken Smith 7/27/2013 2:46:12 PM

I suppose those are common birds where you are, but seem so exotic to us. :-) Nice work on this, John! #10782951

Tammy M. Anderson 7/27/2013 3:31:47 PM

Excellent capture of this beautiful bird, John. #10782971

David Phalen 7/27/2013 4:54:22 PM

Excellent capture with outstanding colors and details!! #10783031

Katherine Kuhn 7/27/2013 5:20:11 PM

Great capture, John! Looks alot like the magpies we saw in Yellowstone & the Tetons a few weeks ago! #10783064

Thomas E. Hinds 7/27/2013 5:39:57 PM

How cute, John, and polite, too! We have magpies here in New Mexico (in the north) but I have never been successful in capturing one. #10783088

Barbara Waldoch 7/27/2013 5:48:27 PM

A fabulous shot, John! #10783102

Tammy Espino 7/27/2013 6:15:46 PM

Excellent capture! #10783130

Marilyn K. Lincecum 7/27/2013 6:21:12 PM

Beautiful bird...excellent DOF and perspective. Great comp, color and detail. #10783136

Gord MacEachern 7/27/2013 7:58:13 PM

Fantastic capture of this lovely looking bird John, very well done!! #10783210

Sharon Gardiner 7/28/2013 12:52:23 AM

Great capture John. Great clarity and depth of field. Our magpies are hardly that polite here, in fact we steer well clear of them if we hear or see them. #10783327

Paul E. Earl 7/28/2013 3:14:33 AM

I could hear some singing last night while I was capturing my star trails. A terrific capture. #10783378

Joy Rector 7/28/2013 6:30:14 AM

love this shot #10783618

John Connolly 7/28/2013 12:37:42 PM

Thank you all for your kind comments, they are appreciated! #10783896

Lydia Williams 7/28/2013 1:33:41 PM

Love this one, John...I have never seen one before...well caught! #10783963

Marijana Fajgl 7/28/2013 2:18:55 PM

What a beautiful bird, John! #10784032

Jack Ryan 7/28/2013 4:54:19 PM

Outstanding clarity and color...a beautiful image of a beautiful bird. #10784186

Avril Young 7/29/2013 1:21:09 AM

fantastic clear capture of this maggie John..well done.. #10784628

Emile Abbott 7/29/2013 12:20:12 PM

Neat capture of the Magpie and its marking. #10785257

Linda A. Braddock 7/29/2013 4:51:54 PM

Beautiful, John. Magpies are beautiful birds, and you captured it so well. #10785552

John Connolly 7/30/2013 1:51:04 PM

Thank you Lydia, Marijana, Jack, Avril, Emile and Linda, I value your kind comments! #10788057

Wm Nosal 7/30/2013 4:52:28 PM

Beautiful Bird and Capture John! #10788544

John Connolly 7/31/2013 1:10:32 PM

Thanks Wm! #10789959

Keith L. Clayton 8/6/2013 12:16:44 PM

Perfect shot! That must have taken a lot of patience and timing! #10798435

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A juvenile Aussie Magpie waits for an invitation to join us for lunch at the Wollombi Tavern. The local birds here have very good table manners.
Captured at AP f11.0, 1/80th second and 320-ISO.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/80 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 320, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D90

Uploaded on 7/27/2013 12:40:44 PM

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