Treated myself..

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  1. old-mo

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    Treated myself to a new camera today..

    Thought I would have a play..

    Few photo`s taken on full zoom..

    The third one we call "Stumpy", he seems to have lost his foot..:(

    Is the first one a Vole - Mole or a field mouse. ???

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    Good shots. I think #1 is a Field Vole, ears too small to be a mouse. Well done for catching it in the open, they are naturally shy as they have learned they are the food of choice for many blessed with sharp teeth/claws/beaks.
     
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    Come on what camera and lense is it ???
     
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    Nice shots Mo, looks like a vole to me too..........
     
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  5. old-mo

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    Sony, 3,4-6-5/4,4-277....

    63X zoom lens..

    I only know that cos it`s written on the camera... dont know nuffink about cameras..:(

    Just wanted one with a better than my old 25X zoom..(y)
     
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    brill pics Mo. Funny we have a lot of chaffinches with club feet
     
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    and they were only 3 feet away, hee hee
     
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    You're slipping Mo, nothing funny at all there and now I've got to go to bed giggleless. :rolleyes:
     
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    Think first one is a vole. Beautiful colours.
     
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    Hi Mo nice pics (y) Vole,blue tit,chaffinch,goldfinch and finally a stupid "hari carri" bird :)
    terry
     
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    Iz Siberian hamster Meester Fawlty !
     
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    Looks like an OLD MOle to me;);););)
    Cheers, Dave(y)
     
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    Nope, far to good looking. :)
     
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    Nothing there Mo worth eating, doubt if the whole lot would cover a slice of toast;)


    Good pics though, did you see the pics in todays facist times? Fella set up his camera watching his bird bath, amazing pics(y)

    You gorra bird bath?:whistle:
     
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  16. old-mo

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    Yes I have a bird bath, but misses prefers a shower.. :p:whistle:

    Couple more I took today..

    Blue Tit and Greenfinch having a confrontation over the food table..:RollEyes:
    Blue Tit having a drink
    And Blue Tit and Greenfinch having another confrontation over who`s bird bath it was.. :RollEyes:::bigsmile:



     

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