Thirsty Robin

© Howard B. Cheek

Thirsty Robin

Bonnie C. Lackey February 21, 2009

Terrific detail down to the water dripping from his mouth. Nice work, Howard! #1087164

Michelle Alton February 21, 2009

Howard, this is a truly magnificent shot. You have nailed him perfectly in this natural environment. Winner for sure. #7189985

Monnie Ryan February 21, 2009

Fantastic shot, Howard! I'm hoping to see a few robins in our yard in another month or so. This is a great action shot. #7190090

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict February 21, 2009

Amazing capture here Howard, you timing is perfect.

Dominick #7190110

Anne M. Young level-addict February 21, 2009

Super capture - love your pov #7190432

Nikki McDonald level-classic February 21, 2009

What a wonderful capture -- impeccable timing and great clarity and detail. Beautifully done, Howard. #7190470

Melissa Olsen February 21, 2009

WOW...this is a masterpiece of beauty and color. Fabulous and added to my favs. Love it! #7190606

Carol L. Fowler February 21, 2009

Great timing to catch the drink midair. Beautiful colors and detail too. #7191034

Summer A. Kozisek February 21, 2009

Fantastic timing and capture Howard! #7191964

February 21, 2009

Great capture and find,Howard! #7192114

Lori Carlson March 18, 2009

Fantastic timing, sharp, well exposed and quite beautiful! :0) #7300873

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The American Robin, Turdus migratorius, is a migratory songbird of the thrush family. It is named after the European Robin because of the male's bright red breast, though the two species are not closely related.
F/10, 1/1000th, ISO 200 @ 600mm FL. Clear & sunny.

Exif: F Number: 10, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 600.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark III

Uploaded on February 21, 2009 Editor's Pick

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