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Aggressive display

Posted by
: Helen : (Helen is photographing in, Australia) on 24 January 2015 in Animal & Insect.

This Wattlebird (Anthochaera carunculata) making an aggressive display was having an absolute meltdown because a magpie had landed on a branch in its tree. The poor magpie didn't really deserve this treatment as the Wattlebird later stole the magpie's piece of bread. The robbery may be seen here.

Canon EOS 5D Mark III 1/160 second F/4.0 ISO 200 200 mm

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Devi from Chennai, India

Phew !! What a display of Warfare !! But you have caught a magnificent image here !! A treasure among your images !!!
And...so, that was the bread he had stolen!!!
I am loving these shots :))))))))))))))))))
Have a lovely weekend Helen :)

24 Jan 2015 5:49am

Tataze from Bourgogne, France

a very nice snapshot, it's beautiful. The colors are beautiful

24 Jan 2015 8:35am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot
with beautiful frame, pose, focus, colors, lighting & bokeh!
Amazing !!!!!!

24 Jan 2015 12:54pm

michel creze from le havre, France

Belle définition et très belle attitude !

Beautiful definition and beautiful attitude!

24 Jan 2015 4:12pm

Kent from Herrljunga, Sweden

Great pic

24 Jan 2015 5:48pm

Maxine from Christchurch, New Zealand

Well seen and taken!

24 Jan 2015 7:55pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France

superbe ce bec

25 Jan 2015 8:20am

elleestelle from Poitiers, France

so natural and beautiful ...

31 Jan 2015 9:33pm