Monday, February 25, 2013

The View From Here

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 Male Downy Woodpecker
 
Female Downy Woodpecker
 
I haven't been able to get out and about for a while. My world is a bit smaller these days, and viewed through the windows of my home.
 
Not a bad view at all I'd say!
 
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62 comments:

  1. Lovely photos of the downy woodpecker. They are frequent visitors to our feeders.

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  2. I have missed you, hope you're doing okay and I love your Downy Woodpecker! What cute little ones they are! Take care, have a good week, Karen!

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  3. Great close ups!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

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  4. Super shots of the Downy couple!

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  5. Very nice pictures....i love these woodpeckers.

    Greetings, Joop

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  6. I love their spotted feathers! Great close ups! xx

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  7. marvellous pic of a very interesting and attractive bird! well done!!

    As an Aussie, I find it really good to be able to see all of your Canadian bird species in such detail.

    keep up the great work!
    *VBS*

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  8. Sorry, you are stuck in the house. I hope all is well. Love the woodie shots.

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  9. a beautiful pair. Very good shots of them.

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  10. life inside.

    please have a good tuesday.

    robert geiß

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  11. Fantastic shots of nature's gems ~ for OWT ^_^

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  12. not a bad view at all!!

    when you fill that suet, they will come. he's a cutie, nice close up of his red patch!!

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  13. Gosh, I hope you're not sick. What an amazing view from your window! The downy is such a pretty little woodpecker.

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  14. If that's the view from your window it's certainly a fascinating one. Great photos.

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  15. Amamzing shots of the Downy woodpecker and what a view from your window, I envy you. Have a great day!

    Shantana

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  16. Well I am sure you enjoy it when this little fellow comes to visit. Fabulous images.
    Thank you for stopping by my blog today. Have a wonderful week. I hope you can get out and about more soon.

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  17. Cute little buggers.

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  18. Wonderfully sharp photos. Must must fascinating to watch the birds coming in for feed.

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  19. Such crystal clear photos of two pretty woodpeckers. Thye looked happy to have a gourmet meal!

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  20. Wonderful shots of the beautiful woodpeckers.

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  21. Not a bad view at all—it's lovely! I hope you have a great week. ☺

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  22. Beautiful photos of this spectacular wood pecker.

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  23. Don't worry -you have good view from your window :)

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  24. Lovely photos, they are perfect for WBW!

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  25. Gorgeous macro shots! Hopping by from RT..

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  26. Lovely photos of the Downy Woodpeckers Karen. You're lucky to have these beautiful birds visiting!

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  27. I hope your snow clears up!

    He's one cute woodpecker, and very clear windows!

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  28. Wonderful views for sure! Somebody must be getting out to fill those feeders tho! Also your window is much cleaner than mine are.

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  29. Oh I am so sorry you have been stuck in the house I do hope things turn around and you get outside soon. I love your pics at least you have beauty at the end of your lens. Take care OK there is a storm coming. Hug B

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  30. Get well soon!
    The birds are busy as usual.

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  31. to see the birds directly out your window at the feeder like this is a treat; great woodpecker photographs

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  32. Glad you enjoy my walk on the beach - I could watch all year and never see a singe woodpecker. Different places, different birds!

    Nice pictures.

    Cheers and thanks for linking to WBW.

    Stewart M - Melbourne

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  33. Lovely shots- I never see this bird around here!

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  34. I like your pictures. Hope you get out soon.

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  35. Lovely captures of the woodpecker. I love the pop of red, it stands out against the black and white.

    Thanks for the visit.

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  36. Very nice woodpecker shots. I know the feeling, as we are now having our second day of snow here in NE Illinois. At least it provides some time catching up on correspondence!

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  37. Excellent shots from the window. I have a couple of those as well - also photographed from my backdoor window.

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  38. Your photos of the woodpeckers are so beautiful and the sharpness is perfect! I never see woodpeckers in our garden.
    Greetings Pia

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  39. Beautiful shots! Such a sweet little face!
    Robin

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  40. What a wonderful view out your window Karen .... and ever-changing.

    "Adelaide and Beyond"

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  41. It's amazing how images can come out so crisp and clear through glass, and certainly much more comfortable for us in these cold temps! Great captures!

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  42. Sweet! Thanks for serving up the suet to these birds.

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  43. It's so funny that you say that as I always feel that way in the winter. My world seems so small. I love the woodpeckers..thank you for feeding them... Michelle

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  44. Karen I have had a blast this winter with the Downy and Hairy woodpeckers at the suet feeders...I will have pictures Monday.

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  45. Terrific shots Karen - pin sharp and bright too.

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  46. Oh my. I am going to have to come back again and again. Thank you.

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  47. Never will I tire of seeing your woodpecker photo`s and I know there`s more.

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