Love is for the birds

I’ve heard them singing for a couple of afternoons now and couldn’t quite see where they were. Taking a shot of a pretty church spire through the trees…

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I spotted them and they appeared to be yellow breasted finches – not that I’m any kind of bird expert – pretty but nothing special in Costa Rica. Looking through my viewfinder confirmed my initial impression although there did seem to be a bit of ignoring going on from one side of this couple. She didn’t seem very interested but then again he was nice but nothing special.

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He suddenly seemed to get all agitated – perhaps fed up with being ignored. I shot another couple of shots but from my distance couldn’t really see much even through my lens. Imagine my surprise when I downloaded the photo and this is what I saw…

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Now that’s different, she seemed to say!

Amazing things are all around us.

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9 Responses to Love is for the birds

  1. Some great shots. Love is for the birds, all right. And the bees….

  2. sueslaght says:

    Great photos of these beautiful birds!

  3. We share this world with some wonderful creatures.

  4. gpcox says:

    A beautiful surprise.

  5. quilt32 says:

    Wonderful photos.
    Lillian

  6. Gallivanta says:

    That’s awesome. What great interaction!

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