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December – Creative images of Birds

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Title: Shelter From the Rain
Author: Peg

Category: Birds and Precipitation
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Description: A gosling finds shelter from the rain under her Momma's wing.

Comments:
Ben  8:30 pm (November 6, 2020)
Wonderful photo! Love the story this photo tells. Such nice detail and contrast. Very Well Done!
Peg  11:12 am (November 10, 2020)
Thanks Ben, this is once that being lazy paid off. I was in a nylon blind waiting for wood ducks and the rain hit. Since no wood ducks had shown and the light was getting low I was going to pack it up for the day but decided to try to wait out the rain a bit. So glad I did.
Peg  11:22 am (November 10, 2020)
Oh Ben, I forgot to direct you to the far right of the photo. This is the back end of another gosling. She had a bunch of them under that wing, and they were quite big!
Bob Reiter  3:51 pm (November 12, 2020)
That is a great shot!
FocusOnNature  8:54 pm (November 12, 2020)
What a wonderful tender moment! The poor little gosling does not look happy at all and mom looks like she is saying: "It's OK. The rain will be over soon." The amount and size of raindrops are just perfect and I love the background that looks like an oil painting rather than just an out of focus background. An excellent image!
Peg  11:04 am (November 19, 2020)
Thanks Bob, those Canadian geese can be messy, but they have given me some good shots.
Peg  11:05 am (November 19, 2020)
Thanks, I think the background was an old tarp covering a pile of dirt.
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