Chickadee Chickadee A chickadee gets ready to dive down to the feeder in single-digit temperatures. The spruce in front of the house is dense and I leave it that way for the many birds who live and shelter there. The chickadees are quick and stay harbored in the branches so they are very difficult to get a clear photo. I have mostly blurry or blank ones while waiting for them to step onto a clear branch to fly, but I did get this one, and for the abstractions in the background and the clarity of the little chickadee, I really like it. . . . . . . . Follow me on Instagram. Visit my photography galleries on Portraits of Animals. All images used on this site are copyrighted to Bernadette E. Kazmarski unless otherwise noted and may not be used without my written permission. Please ask if you are interested in using one in a print or internet publication. If you are interested in purchasing a print of this image or a product including this image, visit my galleries of Photography on Portraits of Animals to see if I have it available already. If you don’t find it there, visit “Custom Prints” for availability and terms. I'll be more than happy to make a print for you. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Post navigation CardinalsA Little Color for a Cold Winter’s Day One Comment […] This feeder was very busy, finally, and a house finch finally showed up. They had at one time flooded this feeder and the thistle feeder next to it, but when the wild black cherry on that side of the house came down and took the lilac with it that was once by this window and provided cover for birds, everyone disappeared for a while. Now, 18 months later, I guess it’s safe to come back, though they are still somewhat unprotected, not like the spruce for the chickadee. […] Loading... Reply Leave a ReplyCancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.