CARLETTA'S CAPTURES

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Friday, February 4, 2011

The Mourning Dove

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36 comments:

Denise said...

Hi Carletta, it's been a while since I visited, but enjoyed popping in today. Your Mourning Dove is a delight, perfect lighting. Have a great weekend.

Gine said...

Jolie photo. Elle a l'air un peu inquiéte, regardant par dessus son épaule ... J'aime bien !

Frank said...

A delightful picture, Carletta...

George said...

I think this is a wonderful photo of the Mourning Dove. Very well done.

Yogi♪♪♪ said...

Great photo. I just love mourning doves.

eileeninmd said...

Mourning Doves are so pretty. Great capture, Carletta!

Valerie said...

Yes that is a great shot!! I love the doves. The shape of their heads, the smoothness of their feathers - so pretty.

dawn said...

Beautiful picture! She looks like she is wishing for spring.

Rose said...

He looks like he is cold...nice capture.

ladyfi said...

I love the way she has a halo around her!

JunieRose2005 said...

Beautiful! I don't often see Doves here.

My mom loved doves so this is very special to me.

Junie

EG Wow said...

They are such sweet, gentle birds!

Jidhu Jose said...

nice shot

Janice Thomson said...

We have these in the quonset as well as the barn too - love their eyes and the noises they make...lovely photo as always.

Gary said...

I really like these birds they're so unassuming. Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

Michael said...

Lovely dove. They look so sad when there is just one of them.

Iowa Gardening Woman said...

The Morning Dove is such a beautiful bird and I love their sound.

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Such a soft and pretty bird!

Marie said...

So pretty!

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AL said...

Nice dove angle, I wanna capturing birds they really look lovely.

chubskulit said...

I wonder what she's thinking hehehe.

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SquirrelQueen said...

What a pretty little Mourning dove, she has the sweetest face.

Kerri said...

They are so lovely! I think the Mourning Doves along with the Robins are a bit under appreciated!

A great capture of this beautiful bird!

Willa said...

Looks like she's enjoying her morning visit.

KaHolly said...

I just love doves. Isn't she so sweet?

Becky@ My Daily Journey said...

Just beautiful!

Cat said...

such a beautiful bird!

MarieElizabeth said...

I've never seen one of these so close - Great shot.

Jennifer said...

This is absolutely gorgeous!

Scrappy Grams said...

Your mourning dove photo brings back pleasant memories of waking up at my grandma's listening to the cooing of doves near by. :)
I love the soothing music playing right now. It's "Reflections."

Brooke said...

This is beautiful! I thought I got a quick flash of one of these at my backporch feeder, but he never came back...lovely gray find! Thanks for linkingup with Project64

Faith said...

ooh! We've had lots of these lately. LOVE this shot! So crisp and beautiful.

Neal said...

Very nice. That is so clear.

Our Journey As One said...

Very beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Project 64

Side by Side said...

Gorgeous gray capture.
This one needs to be framed or put on canvas on display.

Ang said...

So pretty and peaceful. You can feel the calm.

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