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The Little Chatterbox

Posted by
Mariana Maoduš (Waterloo, Canada) on 2 May 2013 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Canon EOS REBEL XT 1/250 second F/5.6 ISO 400 190 mm


"The moment always dictates in my work. What I feel, I do. This is the most important thing for me. Everybody can look, but they don't necessarily see. I never calculate or consider; I see a situation and I know that it's right, even if I have to go back to get the proper lighting."
~ Andre Kertesz

indrajit from kankavli, India

i can see the expression on that parrot face too. :)

2 May 2013 5:07am

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent capture 5***

2 May 2013 5:37am

Maria from California, United States

oh, the parrot seems to be cute...

2 May 2013 5:45am

Ellebelle from Mosquito Town, Netherlands

Looks like he's enjoying his performance .......
Great colors and dof!

2 May 2013 6:16am

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Gorgeous bird with it's emerald feathers, love the DOF

2 May 2013 6:20am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Beautifully captured

2 May 2013 6:44am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

nice capture

2 May 2013 7:07am

morgan from canyon Country, United States

Great parrot smile.

2 May 2013 7:16am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Extra! Amazing scene !!! Phil

2 May 2013 7:23am

Tomek from Poznań, Poland

Beautiful frame and colours.

2 May 2013 7:38am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Love her expression in the background.

2 May 2013 7:41am

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Wonderful moment...

2 May 2013 8:14am

Adrian from Wakefield, United Kingdom

I agree with Nigel the smiling eyes of the young women is infectious . a warm and funny moment, excellent work Mariana

2 May 2013 8:16am

Helys from Paris, France

So cute,
So funny
Beautiful DOF, textures, colors, action

2 May 2013 8:20am

Hossein Saharnaz from Ahvaz, Iran

excellent position...beautiful colors....5*

2 May 2013 8:23am

LeLudo from Charenton-le-Pont, France

Beautiful image quality. I love that almost-laughing parrot !

2 May 2013 8:42am

Monik from PARIS, France

Adorable et quel piqué..!*****

2 May 2013 8:56am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Génial, j'adore. ***** Belle journée Mariana.

2 May 2013 9:14am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Perfectly charming and clever little Parrot!

2 May 2013 9:55am

Devi from Chennai, India

Adorable capture...I can see that the parrot is enjoying her talk !!!

2 May 2013 10:10am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Interesting capture.

2 May 2013 10:15am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Great timing - he looks like he's having so much fun.

2 May 2013 10:39am

omid from mashhad, Iran

:) Lovely!

2 May 2013 11:01am

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful capture. Charming parrot. :)

2 May 2013 11:27am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece


2 May 2013 12:24pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

Wunderbare Farben und ein guter Schärfeverlauf.

2 May 2013 12:25pm

Mamyni from Argenteau-Visé, Belgium

Beautiful capture!

2 May 2013 2:33pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

What a wonderful find! I love this photo with the bird and smiling young girl in the background.

2 May 2013 2:33pm

franz from Baden, Austria

who? the girl or the bird? ;-))

2 May 2013 2:35pm

Gérard Beullac from Paris, France

Is this parrot smiling because he did a good joke?

2 May 2013 3:23pm

@Gérard Beullac: he was screaming too much ... did not understand any single word:)

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

who's a pretty boy then

2 May 2013 3:45pm

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

The eyes of the girl in the background produce a fantastic composition.

2 May 2013 3:48pm

Ol from Nice Bushes, Germany

i suspect him making a very wise and funny speech, beautiful shot, i also like the warm expression of that girl in the background! :)

2 May 2013 4:34pm

Kate from United Kingdom

I think his words are moving and meaningful! or maybe not! Wonderful.

2 May 2013 5:59pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Amazing shot of this beautiful "performer" !!! I like the girls look ...

2 May 2013 6:00pm

cv from potenza, Italy

ahaha excellent, nice colors

2 May 2013 7:38pm

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Gorgeous bird and smiling young girl! A very pretty shot! Top quality capture!

2 May 2013 8:15pm

Lluís from Canet de Mar, Spain

beautiful colors... and the parrot looks so clever!

2 May 2013 8:40pm

tce76 from Saint Laurent de Brèvedent, France

Bien vu, une jolie compo.

2 May 2013 9:22pm

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Love it:)

2 May 2013 10:13pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Such a cure shot. Great colour and nicely sharp, Marianna,

2 May 2013 11:28pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Looks like he might have a lot to say! Beautiful rich color.

3 May 2013 12:17am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

A cute capture which is well-composed with the microphone blocking the woman's mouth, as if to take her voice away. :-) I love the detail and color in the bird's plumage.

3 May 2013 1:49am

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

funny shot mary, wonderful colors

3 May 2013 12:24pm

L'angevine from Angers, France

c'est lui qui tient le discours pour son peuple humain

3 May 2013 1:47pm

Eric C. from Un peu partout, France

Un qui parle l'autre censurée ; c'est bien vu , joli focus !

3 May 2013 2:52pm

KriKridesign from Suisse, Switzerland

:-) smile!

3 May 2013 2:54pm

Ddo from Verdun, France

:) La vedette n'est pas toujours ceux qu on attendrait. Bien vu

3 May 2013 6:07pm

Patricia Fliedel from Paris, France

Bel instantané !

10 May 2013 4:44pm

@Patricia Fliedel: thx Patricia !

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1/250 second
ISO 400
190 mm