Female Cardinal in Winter on Acacia Branch

Posted by on Jan 7, 2013 | 0 comments

Female Cardinal in Winter on Acacia Branch

Northern Cardinal/Cardinal rouge (C. cardinalis) January 2013. Northern Female Cardinal (C. cardinalis), one snowy morning. Cardinal rouge femelle.  Matinée enneigée.   Nikon D600/Nikkor AF 70-200mm f2.8 @ 600mm, f5.6, 1/1250s ISO 1000 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs...

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Cardinal in Winter

Posted by on Jan 12, 2012 | 2 comments

Cardinal in Winter

Northern Cardinal/Cardinal rouge (C. cardinalis) Even snow and cold temperatures do not deter this gorgeous bird to visit our Montreal backyards. A little difficult to camouflage such radiant colour against a white background or leafless trees. Ce magnifique oiseau nous visite malgré la neige et les grands froids. Bien entendu, sa couleur le rend d’autant plus visible lorsque les feuilles quittent nos feuillus pour l’hiver. D700 / 70-200mm f2.8G VRII + TC20E III @ 400mm – f5.6 at 1/1600s ISO 2000   Cardinal Look Female Cardinal in Winter Male Cardinal in Winter  ...

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