Week three,through my lens

Like champions of old,
Their garments at their feet,
Defiant of the cold,
The wrestling winds they meet:
Anon, if victors found,
With vernal trophies crowned

The last two pictures were taken with my mobile camera so excuse the lower quality of the images. i didn’t have my camera and didn’t want to miss the moment.You can view all the pictures in a higher resolution on my flickr photostream

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  1. The pictures are so beautiful as are the words in your poem!

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  2. the first pic is LOVELY…the stance, the vibrant colours, the lighting, perfect!

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  3. I vote for the first as well.The quality of light, the soft focus, the pose they’ve stricken, everything about this photo supports their tender little birdy-ness. When I was a girl I had a parakeet who would sit on the edge of my cereal bowl and share in the milk. (Totally endearing to me, though I can imagine some people being grossed out by such a thing.) She would also walk through the house on my shoulder saying, “give me a kiss, (smack) (smack) (smack)” (the smacks being kissing sounds.) Pretty sweet little bird.

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  4. That first picture of your birdies is so beautiful! They are all beautiful – but the first one is my favorite. Just gorgeous colors and composition. :)

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  5. Gorgeous pictures! The birds are so beautiful!

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  6. Great set of pictures, Sawsan. I’m an animal lover so the pics of your budgies caught my eye but the photo of the minaret is strikingly beautiful.

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  7. hey hi,
    The pics looks great.

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  8. Is this your own poem as well? It’s truly lovely. I also admire your sweet little budgies, we used to have a little budgie too :)

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  9. Your photography just keeps getting better and better… I especially love the first picture. Too cute!

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  10. wonderful photos!!!…the birds are very pretty

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  11. That first shot of the budgies is brilliant. absolutely, did you do a deal with them so they posed for you like that, are they eating cookie crumbs as we speak? Perfectly captured. Very lovely work! c

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    • hehehehe no deals Cecilia, our birds are very spirited and have a mind of there own. I have 60 something pictures that didn’t work.
      Thank you kindly for your sweet comment

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  12. The last two are fine. The first two, well those are for the birds! (Couldn’t resist.)

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