Golden Finches

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Nature, Photography

Sunflower seeds are maturing that attract lots of birds especially golden finches.  Taking advantage of cool and pleasant morning yesterday, I went back to McKee Beshers sunflower field to photograph some of these beautiful golden finches. Instead of using tripod last time, I decided to use monopod that gave me better mobility in capturing the ever-moving finches. The trick was to hold the camera with heavy 600mm lens steady to produce sharp images.

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A retired professional engineer turns nature lover and photographer

10 thoughts on “Golden Finches”

    • shungphotography says:

      Thank you, it was fun but challenging in taking these photos!

  1. Beatuiful pictures. I love both the flowers and the stunning little Goldfinch. Like pure sunshine both.

    Miriam

    • shungphotography says:

      Thank you, Miriam, glad you enjoy these images!

    • shungphotography says:

      Thank you very much. Glad you enjoy these lovely goldfinches!

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