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Lorraine Boyd
Delmar, NY
02:23 pm

Equipment Details:

D500 with nikon 6 f/4 lens & 1.4x teleconverter

Post-processing Details:

Slight crop and enhance 3 photos, create collage

Image Details:

Looking out my back door, I spotted a lone European Starling in a tree. Even though they are beautiful & intelligent, they are considered the worst nuisance birds in the USA. Considered invasive by the US Fish & Wildlife Service, enormous flocks can even interfere with aviation.