A Bluefaced Honeyeater

© John Connolly

A Bluefaced Honeyeater

Gord MacEachern level-deluxe 12/30/2017 1:06:03 PM

Love the colors and detail John, beautifully done! #1701782

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe 12/30/2017 1:08:44 PM

Fantastic moment captured John - Happy New Year!! #11667525

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 12/30/2017 1:30:01 PM

Outstanding detail and awesome colors. Happy New Year John. #11667536

Candace M. Cleveland level-deluxe 12/30/2017 3:34:34 PM

Outstanding capture John. Love the action and that bird is just gorgeous. A Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New Year to you and yours. #11667560

John R. Koepfer level-deluxe 12/30/2017 4:26:11 PM

Love the action you captured John with beautiful colors and light!! Is that your lunch it is eating:-) Happy New Year!! #11667567

Leslie McLain level-deluxe 12/30/2017 4:45:10 PM

Great capture of this beautiful bird, John. Happy New Year. #11667577

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 12/30/2017 5:02:33 PM

Outstanding timing and fun capture, John. Great shot and Happy New Year! #11667582

Rudi Reiner level-deluxe 12/30/2017 7:11:23 PM

Caught in the act! Great timing & happy new years John! #11667615

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 12/30/2017 7:13:36 PM

A fantastic capture, John! Happy New Year!! #11667622

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-deluxe 12/31/2017 1:22:13 AM

Wonderful colours in this superb capture,John!
Wish you and yours a Wonderful and Happy New Year!! #11667804

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 12/31/2017 2:51:22 AM

I don't think that's honey he's eating, John. Great shot. Happy New Year! #11667814

Martha R. Mazon level-deluxe 12/31/2017 8:43:42 AM

Outstanding and revealing capture of this gorgeous bird, John! A very happy new year to you and your family! #11667955

John Connolly 12/31/2017 12:33:13 PM

Thanks for all your thoughts about this festive lunch! Happy New Year! #11668088

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 1/1/2018 12:23:19 PM

Oh how fun, I LOVE it!! <>< #11668572

Chuck Green level-deluxe 1/2/2018 1:17:08 PM

Terrific shot, John! <>< #11668865

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe 1/4/2018 6:51:56 PM

Fantastic shot, John! Great moment perfectly captured. I guess this gorgeous bird enjoys much more than just honey. Happy New Year to you and yours!!! #11669262

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 1/31/2018 3:00:54 PM

Great timing on him stealing food. Congrats John on magnificent finalist. Go for Gold. #11674687

Wendy A. Blanchard level-deluxe 1/31/2018 3:44:38 PM

Great capture John, beautiful bird! #11674739

Ann Coates level-deluxe 1/31/2018 6:08:56 PM

Congratulations on your finalist John, cracker shot, I have to admit I always sneak a bit of food to the birds when eating out. #11674798

John R. Koepfer 1/31/2018 7:23:46 PM

Congratulations John on another excellent finalist, best wishes for gold!! #11674892

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 1/31/2018 7:49:17 PM

Don't know how I missed this, but congrats on this well- deserved finalist, John! #11674927

Leslie McLain level-deluxe 2/1/2018 6:23:15 PM

Congrats on a great finalist, John. #11675462

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-deluxe 2/2/2018 5:14:36 PM

Congrats on your finalist John and this tells a terrific story. #11675728

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Description

This native Australian bird has green feathers on its face while it is a juvenile, but on reaching maturity the feathers turn to a beautiful blue colour.
I gate crashed this chaps Sunday lunch at the Wollombi Inn, just south of Cessnock NSW.
Today is New Years Eve in Australia, so I would like to wish my BP friends a very happy and prosperous New Year!



Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 320, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D90

Uploaded on 12/30/2017 12:50:19 PM
Entered into contest on 12/30/2017 12:50:57 PM


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