Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Kookaburra Sits on the Electric Wire...

..Jumping up and down with his pants on fire,
Ouch, Kookaburra ouch! Kookaburra
Hot your tail must be!

Haha don't worry, no Kookaburra's were harmed in the making of this photo =D

I've been trying for absolutely ages to get a photo of birds on the power lines...but they're always there when I'm not ready! I was sitting in Mum's front yard with my brother yesterday when Mr Kookaburra flew up and perched on the lines and I managed exactly one shot before he was startled off by a passing car. 
 {Linking up with LEM's 'Anything' challenge and Snap and Share}

  
I decided to try out Shadow House's Raised Effect Texture on it too, I think I kind of like it :)

{Linking up with The daily Wyatt for Texture Thursday}





The Daily Wyatt and then, she {snapped}
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16 comments:

Linda Makiej said...

love this shot and the texture you used!!

Jessica said...

Gorgeous!! The texture makes it even more amazing!

Pieces of Sunshine said...

Well caught!

Margaret said...

Love the simplicity of the capture!

say cheese said...

simplicity at it's best. nice texture too.

Lou Belcher said...

The texture gives it a watercolor look. Love the simplicity of the photo.

Lou

Liz said...

Gorgeous shot!! There aren't many powerlines where we live so I rarely get the opportunity to take such a photo.
Great texture too!!

ShonEjai said...

Very calming and serene. Very nice

DebC said...

Great shot!
I like the effect of the texture also.

deb duty said...

Beautiful! The texture is a really nice touch for this photo.

Ashley Sisk said...

Really like these - love the texture.

Kathy said...

Visiting from "This or That"...I've been wanting to use that texture too and just waiting for the right photo to apply it too (an elusive find for me so far). But I do like how you applied it to your capture. Very nice!

Kathy

geetlee said...

love the textures and the composition!

Audrey @ TheDailyWyatt.blogspot.com said...

Love the texture you added! brings so much more to the photo!

Lil Mama Stuart said...

The textured one could be a stationary/a card!

erica @ expatriababy said...

This simple image is so striking.

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