Tuesday, 19 August 2008

Manic Eyes.


 A comical shot of wax eyes feeding on dog sausage.

5 comments:

W. E. Messamore said...

Goodness... I've never seen such a creature. The colors are so soft it almost looks like a painting.

gecko said...

We don't have a great selection of birds here w.e, I think the white around the eyes is to scare off predators.

W. E. Messamore said...

It's not a criticism- I'm rather captivated by them.

gecko said...

Lol w.e, I didn't think for a minute you were being critical.

gecko said...

This will give you some idea about them, and see how using the digital zoom can distort things somewhat :)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silvereye