Female Cardinal

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 1 September 2018 in Animal & Insect.

The female cardinal has a mask on the face which is gray. The male is a vibrant red, while the female is a dull reddish olive.

NIKON D5500 1/320 second F/6.3 ISO 400 450 mm (35mm equiv.)

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Elle a un joli bec coloré
JP

1 Sep 2018 5:31am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It is beautiful. In the birds world, it is important that the females are a bit of an everyday look, because then they do not appear to the beasts as well as they are nestled in the nest. Males is enough when it is handsome.

1 Sep 2018 6:02am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

A really excellent bird image.

1 Sep 2018 6:09am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

I love cardinal bird, female and male. Colors of the female are not spectacular but very beautiful also

1 Sep 2018 7:06am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

beau

1 Sep 2018 9:13am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Always wonderful to see this bird in the garden. Excellent image with fine color and detail.

1 Sep 2018 9:42am

Joyce from Montana, United States

A first view of a cardinal for me. Don't think we have them up here. I love her bright red beak and tasteful highlights in her wing.

1 Sep 2018 11:27am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I love the beautiful framing 5 stars from me

1 Sep 2018 1:50pm

yoshimiparis from France

a beautiful image that feels the approach of autumn already ...

1 Sep 2018 2:23pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Great framing !! Lovely capture !!!

1 Sep 2018 3:29pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

She is a beauty even with her more subdued coloring.

1 Sep 2018 5:00pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel bel oiseau et son bec rouge sueprbe compo
amitié

1 Sep 2018 5:19pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

A beautiful bird and photo, nice to look at your birds.

1 Sep 2018 5:36pm

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Beautiful capture of this beautiful bird.

1 Sep 2018 5:40pm

Larry Bliss from Raleigh, United States

Stands out well against the background...

1 Sep 2018 7:21pm

Sam from Chennai, India

A fine capture of this beautiful bird. Lovely. :)

2 Sep 2018 4:31am

pascale from Brussels, Belgium

what a beautiful bird

2 Sep 2018 6:53am

omid from mashhad, Iran

L O V E L Y !!!

2 Sep 2018 8:21am

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NIKON D5500
1/320 second
F/6.3
ISO 400
450 mm (35mm equiv.)