Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Flight Check

The last of three robins to leave the nest.



A couple of seconds after I snapped this pic...it took flight!
Yay...we can let the dog back out on the patio.

More birds are flying @ World Bird Wednesday  - go take a look or join in!

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40 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

i just love young robins w/ their cute spots! :)

Debbie said...

too cute for words!! these are amazing close ups!!

heyBJK said...

What great shots, Karen! Love the detail!

kmilyun said...

Super shot especially like the reflection in the birds eye!

Sinbad and I on the Loose said...

We have three baby Towhees in a nest, a week or so from this stage. Hopefully I can get a picture of one has nice as yours here, before they fly off.

Carletta said...

Beautiful closeup shots!

LeenaH said...

So perfect sharp and beautiful.

Ellie said...

You captured that wee guy wonderfully. Lovely shot!!!

Sylvia K said...

What gorgeous captures of this little cutie!! I love them and all the detail! Really terrific, Karen! I bet the doggie loves being able to get back out on the patio, too!! Hope your week is going well!

Sylvia

Gary said...

Congrats on the flight Karen!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

Dina J said...

Beautiful details you caught in this baby bird.

Dina J said...

Beautiful details you caught in this baby bird.

Modesto Viegas said...

Great shots, very good sharpness!!!

Andrew said...

Wonderful images

mick said...

Great photos of the young robin.

Lois Evensen said...

How precious! I love your detailed images. :)) Very nice!

fjÀllripan said...

So cute!! Great photos! :)

eileeninmd said...

Your juvie robins are so cute, great photos.

HansHB said...

Awesome to see this post! Well done!

EG CameraGirl said...

How nice to watch the bird go from egg to fledgling!

CameraCruise said...

Fantastic closeup shots of the beautiful Robin.
Mette

Andrea said...

Our Robins are just beginning to hatch here. Your youngster has fledged and looking forward to the wonderful life of an adult Robin ... how very cute. Pictures are greaat ... and I am sure your dog is thrilled.

Andrea @ From The Sol

Springman said...

Throw that dog of yours an extra bone for being so patient!

Les... said...

well done, terrific closeups of the beaut little guy *VBS*

Me said...

Yay Willy! Phew

Sallie (FullTime-Life.com said...

The dog will be happy that the 'teen-agers' have left the nesT! Thanks for giving them a fighting chance ;>)

Hanne Bente said...

Great pictures you show.
Wishing you a good day.
Hanne Bente / hbt.finus.dk

Rajesh said...

Wonderful sequence of shots.

Arija said...

I am always concerned when the babies take of with their pin-feathers still showing. Cute shots.

Stewart M said...

They look just like the Blackbirds I had nesting outside my front door a couple of years ago.

Nice pictures.

Stewart M - Australia

Adam Jones said...

Fantastic shots!

Kel said...

lovely shots full of such detail
just had to pop in and say i love your new profile icon :-)

Hailey said...

Aww so cute! I'm so happy they all flew away!

Indrani said...

You got such fantastic captures. Too good.

Karen said...

Thanks for stopping in everyone!

Carole M. said...

lovely young robin; I love to see their photos.

Birgitta said...

Wonderful closeups!

Filip and Kristel said...

Lovely bird.

Greetings,
Filip

Lucie Cermanova said...

Very cute bird.

Adam Jones said...

Fantastic shots Karen. Superb!