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The Waxwing and the Berry by thrumyeye The Waxwing and the Berry by thrumyeye
Bohemian Waxwing (Bombycilla garrulus)
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:iconlittlebigaias:
LittleBigAias Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2012  Student Digital Artist
Pretty bird.
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Gryffgirl Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2012
You've been featured! [link]
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:iconymiteva:
ymiteva Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2012  Student Photographer
awesome!:)
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SorbetBerry Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2012  Hobbyist
aww! so cute!!
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CherryCStaff Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
what a beautiful shot!
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:iconshinodra:
ShinoDra Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
WOW!
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:iconmiss-tbones:
Miss-Tbones Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Awesome moment to capture!:clap::wow:
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SilverVulpine Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Magnificent capture! :)
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GregorKerle Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2012  Professional General Artist
:clap:
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:iconyurea:
Yurea Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
The ideal moment to catch these "pestvogels" in holland is now, according to the news yesterday. Grats on these pictures, they are adorable birds =)
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milenkadelic Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Interesting. Love it.
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purplesabermoose Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012
Lol it's hilarous when they get drunk of the berries
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:iconp00tra:
p00tra Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012
OH NO! THATS A POISONBERRY!
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:iconxxautoconxx:
XxAutoconxX Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012  Student General Artist
Oh my goodness...this pretty one looks so soft and smooth and the colors are gorgeous! D'X
The little red berries accent to the red on their tail.. >o<
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zafeyry Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
The solid pale gray of its chest is amazing :D
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:iconnicolaslupin:
NicolasLupin Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautiful!
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:iconmowito:
Mowito Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Holy wow, this shot is brilliant!
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:iconhaiku-dreams:
haiku-dreams Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012
Ahh! This is a wonderful shot!
How many years of practice to get a picture like this?
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:iconkuume:
Kuume Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh, so cute! Great timing!
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:iconlucernne:
Lucernne Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Beautiful shot. <3
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:iconbefril:
befril Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
very awesome shot. you must have had to be very patient to get this.
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:icondesertwind75:
desertwind75 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
This is so beautiful!
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:iconkosett:
kosett Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist
So soft looking.
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:iconeccentric-one:
Eccentric-One Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Artist
Cedar Waxwings rank in my top favorite birds, and this is a WONDERFUL picture of a beautiful bird!!
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:iconicenectar:
icenectar Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012   General Artist
I could totally see this as a book cover or something. Really nice picture!
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ScreamOfHappiness Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
beautiful !!!
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:iconglowworm56:
glowworm56 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
I just love its tail!
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:iconagorkemakkaya:
agorkemakkaya Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
and it's angry!!! :)
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:iconterceleto:
terceleto Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
a stunning photograph! Everything is so crisp, it's a moment plucked out of time. Very nicely framed and such a great balance of colour.
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:iconwalkerka24:
walkerka24 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist
FABULOUS!!

None better!!! Any chance for higher res???
Cheers
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MayLPhotography Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Fantastic shot! :)
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Sarahharas07 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Prachtig :heart:
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Funny-Nady Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
This picture has a lot beautiful colours.
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woxys Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
oh I see: Its English name refers to the bright red bead-like tips of the secondary feathers on its wings, which look like drops of sealing wax, while 'Bohemian' refers to the Romani (gypsies), with a comparison to this bird's wandering,[2] or to its (presumed) origin from Bohemia (at the time, a relatively unknown "distant, eastern" place to most English speakers) (wiki)

strange :D
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thrumyeye Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
Haha, I think the Dutch name (Pestvogel, meaning sth like 'Plague Bird' referring to people's fear that these birds could spread the plague) is way stranger ;)
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woxys Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
very interesting! :giggle: thanks :D I asked, because BOHEMIA is a part of the Czech republic, my homecountry. But this bird does not live here (it comes to my country only during winter), so I found it strange :nod:
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thrumyeye Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012
Ah....I understand...thanks for explaining...
I only know the word Bohemian referring to gypsies, which made sense to me, since they behave like gipsies...;)
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Borisse Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
Professional grade.
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woxys Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
can I know why is it called Bohemian? :O_o: please?
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thrumyeye Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
I saw you found out yourself ;)
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DeltaSquadProduction Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hey, I took care of one of these little guys one summer a few years ago! :D

:stormtrooper:
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:iconloki7z:
Loki7z Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Artist
Very nice!
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:iconnahojis:
nahojis Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
Wonderful photo
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Debra-Marie Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
What an adorable picture!!!!!
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Gingerdragon Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
nothing says autumn than this!
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:iconherofan135:
herofan135 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Stunning shot! The title almost sounds like a fairy tale, haha. ;)
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Chotak25 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
wow thats such a perfect capture!
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ShittyChickenBang Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012
A stunning capture)
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ImperterritoCervo Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
How do you do such detailed pictures? :la:
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