Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Mr. And Mrs.

 
 Male and female Downy woodpeckers

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44 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

such beauties! great shots, karen!

Sylvia K said...

Oh, yes, beautiful shots indeed, Karen!! I feel like they're looking me right in the eye!! Hope your week is off to a good start!! Take care and enjoy!!

Breathtaking said...

Hello Karen!:) Just beautiful shots of Mr and Mrs Downy Woodpecker.

Norma Ruttan said...

thanks for sharing a pair! now I know that the downy woodpecker that visited my feeder is a male. of course, his red makes him stand out!

eileeninmd said...

I love the Downy Woodpeckers, they are so cute! Great shots of the couple! Have a happy week!

Christa atCedarmereFarm said...

Gorgeous shots, Karen. They are such cute birds.

Marie said...

A handsome pair.

Margaret Adamson said...

A beautiful pair of woodpeckers.

RedPat said...

Nice couple! They are gorgeous creatures.

Gail Dixon said...

Beautifully photographed, Karen. We have a pair in our yard and I never tire of them. Unlike the house sparrows. :/

Karen S. said...

They are adorable, your captures are fantastic!

Adam Jones said...

Wow! Amazing pictures.

Christian Weiß said...

Beautiful birds.

fredamans said...

Downy woodpecker's are among my favorite.

Pat said...

What a sweet little pair!

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Beauty shots from your wonderful private bird front window bird hide (I assume)

Elephant's Child said...

And what a gorgeous couple they are.
Thank you.

Findlay Wilde said...

The red spot separates the male and female just like on our great spotted woodpeckers. really nice pictures.

mick said...

Great photos of beautiful birds and it is always so good when you can photograph both male and female.

Muffie said...

Love them! That little orange beanie is so cute!

Judy said...

Wow, Karen, I don't know if nature is just the master artist or whether you as the artist made nature look exquisite.

Buttons Thoughts said...

Perfect shots Karen Hope you are well. HUGS B

David Gascoigne said...

And a very handsome Mr. and Mrs. they are too!

Lisa Gordon said...

They are just beautiful, Karen, and how fortunate you were to be able to photograph the pair of them.

Frank said...

Beautifully captured Karen.

We have the same feeder here but no woodies only a greedy Magpie!!

Stephanie said...

Perfect shots!

Linda W. said...

Excellent shots of the woodpeckers!

Rajesh said...

Beautiful birds.

Bob Bushell said...

Appealing Woodpeckers, I love seeing them.

Debbie said...

great snaps, they are beautiful!!!!

Phil Slade said...

Just gorgeous woodpeckers Karen. Nice exposures.

Phil Slade said...

Just gorgeous woodpeckers Karen. Nice exposures.

Donna@Gardens Eye View said...

I love when these adorable Downys come to visit...great photos.

HOOTIN ANNI said...

What a wonderful, handsome, couple!!!!

Les... said...

great pics!! so clear and sharp and they posed perfectly for you!! *VBS*

sorta look a little like miniature kookaburras hey? *S*

Gunilla Bäck said...

Wonderful captures of this beautiful couple.

grammie g said...

Hi Karen... Great photos of one of my many favorite feathere friends!

Grace

Nicola SeaThreePeeO Carpenter said...

Beautiful pictures.

ladyfi said...

Lovely shots.

Mary Cromer said...

Such sweet little birds ;)

J Bonafilla said...

Gosh those peckers are fabulous. Well done for getting the Mr and Mrs. I occasionally have a great spotted woodpecker in my garden here in London. All the best, Bonny

Carver said...

Fantastic shots of the woodpecker.

Rambling Woods said...

Oh I love these little woodpeckers and I am sure you helped them get through this winter...

Linda said...

Your photos are fantastic, what a gorgeous pair they are!