© Ellen Powell


Uploaded: October 21, 2007 22:06:52


I took a slew of shots of this little window of a chicken coop and put a few up here. Those chickens were hilarious.

Exif: Exposure Time: 1/160, Flash: 16, ISO: 400, Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi


Dianna Hauf November 10, 2007

Oh Ellen! I remember when we had chickens like these! Brings back some nice memories! Very good capture and they look as if they are talking amonst themselves, curious as to what YOU are doing??? :) #783387

Ellen Powell November 10, 2007

You would have howled, Dianna. At first, a chicken here and there would come to the window and check me out. After about 5 minutes it became utter and total bedlam! They were all flapping and squawking, trying to get a space in the window! At the end of their war for the window, there were chickens quietly piled upon chickens, all smashed in the window! I pitied the ones at the bottom!!! What a bunch of bird brains! I was laughing out loud!! #5055734

Karen Slagle November 17, 2007

Hi Ellen. It was hard to decide what capture to comment on but I really love this chicken image. I enjoyed how you described all the flapping and squawking and their antics. Also love the red and how they are giving you the eyeball. Your gallery is beautiful and full of wonderful images showing a different part of our great country. #5086086

Ellen Powell November 17, 2007

Thank you so much for taking the time to look at my gallery and make your kind comments, Karen!!!

Those chickens made me laugh out loud. Hard to keep the camera still..... #5086182

Dianna Hauf November 26, 2007

Super congratulations Ellen!!! So happy for you!!!! #5128080

Ellen Powell November 26, 2007

Holy Crap! I just got home and saw this! Thank you sooooo much!!!! I'm on cloud 9 (even though I'm not supposed to care- I'm such a pathetic people pleaser!) #5128474

Joan Powell November 26, 2007

Congrats on your little chick-a-dees ! #5128497

Ellen Powell November 26, 2007

More like big fat hens! Thanks so much, Joan!! #5128592

Cassie L. Woodlee November 26, 2007

Congratulations Ellen!!!!! #5128719

Nancy (Peaches) Harker November 26, 2007

BIG Congrats on your finalist and best of luck in the next round! #5129485

Elizabeth A. Marker level-deluxe November 26, 2007

YEAH ELLEN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I am so happy for you!!!
Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!! #5129531

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic November 26, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist. #5129709

Ellen Powell November 26, 2007

Thanks SO much, Cassie, Peaches, and Kay!!!! :))))))!!!! #5130109

Crystal L. Craig November 26, 2007

Huge Congratulations Ellen on this wonderful finalist!!! #5131452

Ellen Powell November 26, 2007

Thanks, Crystal!!!!! :))))) #5131645

Mary K. Robison November 27, 2007

This definitely deserves to be among the finalists, Ellen!
Congratulations! Wonderful capture, with lovely lighting and beautiful colors! #5133425

Eloise Bartell level-deluxe November 27, 2007

Congratulations Ellen!!!! #5133477

Ellen Powell November 27, 2007

Thank you VERRRY much, Elizabeth (sorry, Elizabeth, to have missed thanking you with my thanks to Cassie, Peaches, and Kay!), Crystal, Mary, and Eloise!!! I came home to this after a harrowing drive through rain that I was afraid was going to turn into black ice any minute - for an hour and a half, white knuckles on the steering wheel! I'm all of a glow! #5134620

November 27, 2007

Congrats!! =) #5135321

Ellen Powell November 27, 2007

Thanks, Kristin!! This was a very nice how-do-you-do to come home to from Plattsburgh last night! #5135447

Deb Koskovich November 27, 2007

Congrats on your Finalist, Ellen!! #5138963

Ellen Powell November 27, 2007

Thanks so much, Deb!! #5139040

Steve M. Harrington November 27, 2007

Good on you, Ellen! I don't know how I missed you hens. :)
Steve #5139950

Ellen Powell November 28, 2007

Haha! Thanks, Steve! ;) #5141798

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