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It's In There! I Know It!
Lens: Bigma 50-500 Camera: K5 Photo Location: Texas ISO: 800 Shutter Speed: 1/200s Aperture: F6.7 
Posted By: Rupert, 09-17-2011, 05:45 PM

Things have been tough here in the drought....and this little Woody looks in this knot on a tree daily as I look out my office window....it is always empty of insects, very few bugs this year in the record drought. So....I have started putting a few black oil sunflower seeds in there for him...they will eat them readily if insects are not available. Today he found them and I got several shots through the window at about 40 feet away....would love to get out and get closer but they are very skiddish birds.

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I know there is something in there!
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I knew it! A sunflower bug!
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09-17-2011, 06:22 PM   #2
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Surprised Otis didn't get to them first. Then again, this guy looks armed and dangerous. Nice captures, "red belly" and all.
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Surprised Otis didn't get to them first. Then again, this guy looks armed and dangerous. Nice captures, "red belly" and all.
Otis doesn't know about this....shhhh! Thanks & Regards!

Thinking about these...shot through dirty window glass at about 40 feet....if I could just get outside and closer, imagine what the K5 might do!

A little more of his red belly......
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Nice series of shots.

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