Trying to stay warm

© Anita Hogue

Trying to stay warm

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 12/30/2011 8:37:52 AM

He is beautiful! Hi girl!!!! #1433304

Mike Clime 12/30/2011 11:43:35 AM

Excellent close up and detail, Anita! Looks like you are feeding him well. #9893701

Kathy Coombs 1/24/2012 2:10:52 PM

Congratulations! Charming! #9939515

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 1/24/2012 2:19:50 PM

WTG on your FANTASTIC finalist, Anita! :-) k #9939598

Douglas Pignet 1/24/2012 2:19:53 PM

Congrats...well done #9939599

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe 1/24/2012 2:35:36 PM

Huge congrats on your well deserved Finalist, Anita! #9939771

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 1/24/2012 2:54:12 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Anita. #9939970

Dr Silly level-deluxe 1/24/2012 3:29:09 PM

Congratulations Anita, on your Finalist for this wonderful capture. :O)

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 1/24/2012 3:43:24 PM

Hi Anita,A big Congratulations.Beautiful finalist!!!! #9940340

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe 1/24/2012 3:54:35 PM

So beautiful Anita ... congrats! #9940435

Cheryl Winn level-deluxe 1/24/2012 4:15:38 PM

Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist, Anita! #9940612

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 1/24/2012 4:20:36 PM

Congrats Anita. #9940657

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 1/24/2012 4:27:44 PM

He is all puffed up!! Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Anita!! #9940726

Mary Timman level-deluxe 1/24/2012 4:28:42 PM

Beautiful finalist, Congratulations! #9940737

Judy V. Kennamer level-deluxe 1/24/2012 4:29:17 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist Anita!!!! Great photo of this little cutie! #9940741

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/24/2012 4:34:16 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Anita, I just loved this one!

jo ann c. #9940793

Carol L. Fowler 1/24/2012 4:51:09 PM

Congrats! #9940973

Kathy Cline level-deluxe 1/24/2012 4:58:10 PM

So fluffy and so cute Anita.
Congratulations #9941044

Larry L. Redmon level-deluxe 1/24/2012 5:34:37 PM

Gorgeous shot, Anita! Congratulations! #9941439

Liz blahh 1/24/2012 6:06:05 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist! #9941779

The Judges at 1/24/2012 6:27:52 PM

Beautiful #9942027

Carla Capra level-deluxe 1/24/2012 7:32:05 PM

Congrats! #9942526

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 1/24/2012 7:38:07 PM

Amazing! Congratulations & good luck, Anita! #9942570

Val Feldman level-deluxe 1/24/2012 8:17:47 PM

What a sweet, little fluffed-up fella and what a gorgeous Finalist, Anita! Congratulations! #9942747

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 1/24/2012 11:00:56 PM

Fantastic photo, Anita. Congratulations on your finalist! #9943242

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 1/25/2012 12:43:34 AM

congratulations on your beautiful finalist Anita!!! #9943415

John Rivera level-deluxe 1/25/2012 3:55:23 AM

Congratulations Anita on our finalist! #9943862

Anita Hogue 1/25/2012 4:50:07 AM

Thank you all so very much.......Anita #9944138

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 1/25/2012 5:19:38 AM

Great capture! Congrats! #9944195

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 1/25/2012 5:51:47 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Anita! #9944274

Nancyj E. Hovey level-deluxe 1/25/2012 6:39:33 AM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9944491

Boyd L. Alexander level-deluxe 1/25/2012 6:51:17 AM

Terrific macro Anita! Congratulations on this wonderful finalist ! #9944526

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 1/25/2012 9:26:41 AM

The most beautiful bird and image. Love this Anita!!! Congratulations!

Miss you! #9944968

Amanda D. Austwick level-deluxe 1/25/2012 10:12:18 AM

Lovely image Anita, and Congratulations on your Finalist!!! #9945088

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman level-deluxe 1/25/2012 11:42:16 AM

congratulations Anita - very nicely done #9945289

Liz blahh 1/25/2012 2:34:49 PM

Congrats on your win! #9945681

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 1/25/2012 2:45:24 PM

Congratulations Anita on this wonderful winner!! #9945727

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe 1/25/2012 2:52:29 PM

Big congrats on your Gold Winning image, Anita! #9945797

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 1/25/2012 3:00:16 PM

Congrats on your beautiful win, Anita! #9945858

Val Feldman level-deluxe 1/25/2012 3:16:12 PM

Couldn't be more beautiful or more skilfully executed - the Judges agree!! Congrats on a wonderful Gold Win, Anita! #9945938

Lana Arcemont level-deluxe 1/25/2012 3:17:24 PM

Congratulations, Anita!
Outstanding!!! #9945943

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 1/25/2012 3:38:12 PM

Congratulations my friend!!!! #9946041

Amy M. Wilson level-deluxe 1/25/2012 4:10:23 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful Gold winner, Anita!! #9946140

Mary Timman level-deluxe 1/25/2012 4:46:30 PM

Congratulations on the Gold! #9946269

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe 1/25/2012 5:38:15 PM

Beautiful, Anita. Congrats on your win! #9946400

Mariann Kovats level-deluxe 1/25/2012 6:00:12 PM

A huge congratulations on your fantastic Winner, Anita! #9946471

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 1/25/2012 6:12:49 PM

Not surprised, Anita! Congratulations, my friend! #9946503

Carol Flisak level-deluxe 1/25/2012 6:33:53 PM

congrats on your beatiful winner, Anita! #9946577

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 1/25/2012 8:05:50 PM

Huge CONGRATZ on a well deserved Second Place Gold winner, Anita!!!

UB. #9946775

Rona L. Schwarz 1/25/2012 9:06:40 PM

WOW! A sensational capture of this little puffy cardinal, Anita! Sorry to have missed it the first time around (have not been very active lately due to my kitchen renovation). I LOVE this - superb detail and clarity and beautiful color and BG. HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR GOLD MEDAL WIN! #9946890

Stan J. Bendkowski level-deluxe 1/25/2012 10:51:43 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic winner, Anita! #9947013

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 1/26/2012 12:25:50 AM

congratulations on your gorgeous win Anita!!! #9947096

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 1/26/2012 3:21:30 AM

So cute. Congratulations on your win, Anita! #9947316

Danny B. Head level-deluxe 1/26/2012 4:55:34 AM

Beautiful! Congrats on your win! #9947547

Kathy Cline level-deluxe 1/26/2012 5:12:33 AM

Congrats Anita
Well deserved!

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 1/26/2012 8:56:17 AM

WTG!!!!!Congratulations on your awesome win! #9947959

Boyd L. Alexander level-deluxe 1/26/2012 9:42:02 AM

Congrats on this amazing Winner, Anita! Awesome capture!


Michael G. Marshall level-deluxe 1/26/2012 9:48:41 AM

Beautiful winning image, Anita! Congratulations! #9948071

Carla Capra level-deluxe 1/26/2012 9:54:47 AM

Congratulations! #9948091

Mike Clime 1/26/2012 1:14:58 PM

Congratulations, Anita! #9948475

Anita Hogue 1/26/2012 2:35:29 PM

Thanks so much for all your congratulations! #9948628

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 1/26/2012 3:04:38 PM

Congrats, Anita, on this marvelous First Place Winner! #9948674

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 1/26/2012 3:06:35 PM

My mistake, it's second place, only because this contest has so many amazing winners. I still think it's a first place winner!

Debby #9948676

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 1/26/2012 3:39:49 PM

Huge congrats Anita on second place winner #9948717

Ken Smith level-deluxe 1/26/2012 4:58:11 PM

Outstanding, Anita. Congrats to you!! #9948892

Memoriee G. Sconce level-deluxe 1/26/2012 7:48:03 PM

Anita, Congrats beautiful image.
Memoriee #9949097

Husain Akhtar level-deluxe 1/26/2012 10:52:41 PM

Very well deserved finalist! Congratulations! #9949324

Kathy Coombs level-deluxe 1/28/2012 1:03:01 AM

Love it so much! Congratulations! #9951773

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-deluxe 1/28/2012 3:47:12 PM

WTG on your wonderful winning photo, Anita! :-) k #9952711

Katarina Mansson 1/29/2012 4:09:33 AM

Such a beautiful bird so brilliantly captured. Lovely crisp color tones and superb detail. Congratulations Anita! #9953422

Merna L. Nobile 1/29/2012 10:38:44 AM

You can feel it in the air, the anticipation of waiting for the awards to arrive. The talent that is on display for all to see and share is amazing. Congratulations to all the January, 2012 winners. Merna #9953806

David M. Montero 1/31/2012 4:51:46 PM

Wonderful find and capture Anita. Congratulations on your win! #9958001

Summer A. Kozisek 2/2/2012 8:50:13 PM

Wonderful capture, congratulations on your gold!! #9962242

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe 2/3/2012 5:03:57 PM

Happy Birthday, Anita!!! Huge congrats on your winner, too!! #9963762

Amanda J. Tanner level-deluxe 2/4/2012 4:13:03 PM

Happy Birthday!

Congratulations on this beautiful winner! Outstanding work Anita! #9965298

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 2/6/2012 9:37:51 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Anita on this wonderful winner, VERY well deserved!!! <>< #9968149

Carol Eade level-deluxe 2/6/2012 2:45:25 PM

So beautiful, Anita, congratulations! #9968516

Kim Andelkovic level-deluxe 2/7/2012 8:24:20 PM

Congratulations Anits on a wonderful WIN :-) #9970708

Laura Greene 2/21/2012 10:25:20 AM

Anita, This is outstanding and congratulations!!!

Lisa B. North 6/18/2014 3:52:26 PM

Cardinals are my very favorite! This is absolutely amazing, details so sharp!! Love it! #11067751

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When it is very cold, the little birds puff up to stay warm.

Exif: F Number: 6.7, Exposure Bias Value: 0.50, ExposureTime: 1/30 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 320, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 12/29/2011 12:47:29 PM

Keywords: #bird #branch #cardinal #feathers #red All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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