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Bohemian Waxwing

Bombycilla garrulus



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Paul Davis
Paul Davis a year ago

Thankyou everyone for your kind comments.

armadeus.4 a year ago

Oh wow! Congratulations on a superb shot Paul, and a belated congrats on your SOTD! Thank you for sharing :)

Neil Ross
Neil Ross a year ago

What a superb spotting. Amazing photos, Paul. And belated congrats on your SOTD.

remkinloch a year ago

Congratulations on your SOTD. Beautiful detail in the photos and three very different shots. Thanks for sharing

Paul Davis
Paul Davis a year ago

Many thanks Antonio and Tukup.

Awesome series Paul,first shot is just perfect,congrats on the well deserved SOTD and thanks for sharing

Tukup a year ago

Gorgeous bird frozen perfectly by camera. I see it was SOTD, and rightly so. Magnificent shot Paul. Thanks.

Paul Davis
Paul Davis a year ago

Cheers Marek

Marek Koszorek
Marek Koszorek a year ago

Great photos 😀 Kudos

Paul Davis
Paul Davis a year ago

Many thanks everyone ,for your kind comments.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway a year ago

Superb. Thanks Paul.

SukanyaDatta a year ago

Love both ....the balance of the bird in midair and the brilliance of the shot that froze it.Hats off, Paul Davis. Wonderful.

DanielePralong a year ago

Congratulations Paul, your Bohemian Waxwing is our Spotting of the Day! Great images!

''An iconic Northern hemisphere winter visitor with a circumpolar distribution and a liking for rowan fruit, this Bohemian waxwing (Bombycilla garrulus) is our Spotting of the Day! Do you wonder about the origin of this bird's common name, or about the role of those striking red feather tips? Check out this blog piece: "



Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic a year ago

an amazing series! just wow.

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah a year ago

Wow, Paul!

Brian38 a year ago

Wow! That is the shot I've been looking for! Home run!! All 3 are great!

Paul Davis
Spotted by
Paul Davis

Dacorum, England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Feb 2, 2019
Submitted on Feb 9, 2019

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