Chaffinch January 31, 2014 / paul Chaffinch When I was out shooting gannets at Muriwai, this (female) chaffinch ventured in front of my lens. More Skywatch images at the Skywatch Site! Birds, Sky Previous post Blockhouse Bay Next post Self Portrait with Rippling Waters 8 Comments herta January 31, 2014 at 9:43 am what a gorgeous haircut,Miss Chaffinch! LaVoice January 31, 2014 at 12:57 pm What a wonderful capture of this pretty bird. Indrani January 31, 2014 at 1:31 pm Such clear crisp capture! Fantastic focus. Jim January 31, 2014 at 5:56 pm good capture Peter B January 31, 2014 at 6:27 pm Beautiful shot, nice sharp focus, and I like the blue sky background. Karl February 1, 2014 at 11:31 pm Wonderful !!! Laura Hegfield February 2, 2014 at 9:36 am absolutely beautiful bird portrait! sallie (FullTime-Life) February 2, 2014 at 2:00 pm Not only ventured in front of your lens, but also posed perfectly! Wonderful.