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Bright-eye - Purple glossy starling by Jamie-MacArthur Bright-eye - Purple glossy starling by Jamie-MacArthur
I spent quite a few days trying to track one of these. Eventually I sat down for a rest and a cold beer and it showed up right in front of me ;-) cheers !!!
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SaraPereiraArt Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This bird is very beautiful. I never any like this. Great capture ;)
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013
Thank you Sara ;-)
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Eyrene10 Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2013
wow the colors are so beautiful! It looks almost like a jewel :D
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013
It was to me ;-)
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StormyyWolf Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2012   Photographer
What gorgeous colors!
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2012
thank you so much ;-)
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crayonmaniac Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
feeling blue little bird?
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2012
We all have days like that !
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Trinitite Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2012  Student General Artist
Gorgeous iridescent feathers! Where are these from? Our starlings are rather bland.
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2012
your starlings are the same as our starling I think. these are from Gambia
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Trinitite Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2012  Student General Artist
Thanks for the information!
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Namisao Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Stunning eyes hehe. Very beautiful bird and photo =D
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2012
You ate very kind Namisao :-)
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Sezaii Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I wish our countries starlings looked like this XD seeming as we have so many of them they might as well at least look nice haha! It really gets me how bright these guys eyes are 0-0 they stand out so much!
Just a stunning shot, never seen anything quite like it! well done!
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2012
I know what you mean Jake ! Thanks again mate !
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herofan135 Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
No way! You are way more lucky than a wildlife photographer should be, lol. ;P
Beautiful shot as usual, buddy!
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012
Thank you bet much Matte yes sometimes I am :-)
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sory4lovin-you Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012
It looks like a mini peacock xp
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012
I guess it does in a way !
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LeaBissiau Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Great shot !
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012
Thank you Lea :-)
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namu-the-orca Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Haha, once we stop looking, we find what we were looking for! :D What an absolutely gorgeous animal - the things nature can't create ♥
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012
:-) so true :-)
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Yagamiseven Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012
Amazing
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012
Thank u again :-)
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Laur720 Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautiful such a gorgeous bird.
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2012
Thank you do much :-)
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Laur720 Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
yw :)
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zv3zda Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012
Amazing colors! :)
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012
Thank you my friend :-)
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zv3zda Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012
:manhug:
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ArtBYbeverly Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
My favourite colors, stunning starling :)
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Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012
Thank you again Beverly - they are amazing to see in reali life !
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ArtBYbeverly Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Gosh, I bet they are...I was watching a short documentary between programmes last night, and it was about the Shrike...I immediately thought of you and your wonderful photos of them! :)
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Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012
Awe you are si kind Beverly :hug:
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PencilLover Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012
Hey, I've seen this guy before!
And he has my favorite set of colors :D
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Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012
I'm glad you like him hun :-) yes I have quite a few shots of him !
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PencilLover Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012
Good. I love his crazy expression :D
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TristessaArt Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012
Now we know why she (he?) turned up ;P
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Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012
The things girls will do for a duo if your beer lol
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TristessaArt Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012
he he that's how Mother Nature designed us ;P
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