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Coming in for a Crash Landing?

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 9 July 2014 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Photo captured June 25, 2014.

NIKON D7000 1/500 second F/4.8 ISO 1000 165 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

This shot is very nice.

9 Jul 2014 5:49am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I miss seeing sparrows in London . . not sure where they have all gone.

9 Jul 2014 6:43am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

ha ha, no !!! they have good air controllers !!!

9 Jul 2014 8:13am

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Very lovely scene here! Amazing shot!

9 Jul 2014 8:34am

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine arrest of the bird's questionable approach to a landing. :-) I like seeing the feeder action.

9 Jul 2014 2:46pm

Wayra from Roma, Italy

Very well captured! Nice scene.

9 Jul 2014 2:47pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful composition, focus, timing, colors, light & bokeh!
L O V E L Y !!!!

9 Jul 2014 4:42pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

An adorable action shot!

9 Jul 2014 4:54pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

:) Superb capture !!

9 Jul 2014 6:25pm

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain

Excellent action stopping capture! Two males, one female, it may be problems ahead.

9 Jul 2014 7:10pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Wonderful bird capture ... perfect timing!

9 Jul 2014 7:14pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Wonderful. Great moment. Perfect timing. A fine capture. :)

9 Jul 2014 7:45pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Superbe... De quoi attrapper une indigestion !..... :))))

9 Jul 2014 7:52pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

No, he's putting on the brakes.An excellent shot that stops the action so well and reveals a lot of feather detail. I enjoy this a lot.

9 Jul 2014 9:34pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

It certainly almost looks like it! I am sure that he landed just fine. Just needs to find a space. Wonderful action image!

9 Jul 2014 10:11pm

Diana from San Francisco, United States

Great capture, Well done.

10 Jul 2014 3:36am

Langevine from Angers, France

ils se régalent

10 Jul 2014 11:19am

yo from Ile de France, France

:) Il reste une place pour lui. Très belle prise !

10 Jul 2014 3:26pm

Malaura from France

Superbe..avec en plus l'oiseau en vol, c'est top !

16 Jul 2014 7:19pm