I Got Within 10 Feet From…

This beautiful downy woodpecker this morning as it ate from the suet feeder.











“Downy” let me inch closer and closer as I tried to steady the telephoto lens.  I ended up getting about 10 feet away for these pictures before it got spooked by a blue jay.  Here’s my favorite:

What do you think?  I’m interested in hearing which one you like and why.  Please post a comment and what you like most about nature and wildlife pictures.  This will help me become a better photographer.  Thanks so much; more to come.  🙂


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