Saturday, March 21, 2015

Saturday Critters ~ 66 ~

New Jersey welcomed Spring yesterday,
in true New Jersey style, with 5 inches of snow!!

Every time it snows, I am sure it's the final curtain call, we'll see.

When the snow comes, the Cardinals come in close.
Let me show you how close, these images 
are straight out of the camera, 
they have not been cropped.





Isn't he gorgeous, sitting right outside my office window!
I know he can see me!

Sharing my images from March 20, 2015  with  
for Saturday Critters stop by and consider joining in,
any ole' critter will do!

Sharing also with Anni at I'd Rather Be Birding
lots of pretty birds there!!

41 comments:

  1. For me, it is always a pleasure to encounter the beautiful red cardinal.

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  2. What a beautiful set of images for me to see this morning!

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  3. Great shots of the male cardinal, Debbie!

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  4. Hello Debbie!:) Such a treat to see these beauties, and all your shots are picture perfect.

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  5. Those are such striking photos. Love the redbird against the snow. Sorry you all are getting another dose of the white stuff. Maybe this will be your last.

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  6. Debbie I love seeing cardinals tucked into a snow covered tree. Beautiful photos. Have a wonderful weekend!

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  7. Oh yes, he is gorgeous! Awesome shots! No snow in sunny Florida, I missed it! Thanks for linking up, happy weekend!

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  8. I think it's one of the most amazing window views. And wonderful captures too! Love them all!

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  9. The contrast of their red against the snow is unworldly

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  10. What can I say, these birds are beautiful !
    Debbie, your shots are just amazing.
    Have a nice weekend :)

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  11. I know - so much snow - but cardinals are so so beautiful in the snow! These are amazing shots, Debbie!

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  12. What a handsome gent he is! His red feathers look even brighter against the snowy backdrop. I'm hoping this white stuff melts quickly!

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  13. FIVE inches! Totally unfair. Gosh I feel for you, it reminds me of our spring last year, it snowed and snowed and then it was suddenly summer! Yikes. Your lens is truly on target with such lovely captures! I have to tell you what my grandson said at the bus stop yesterday (our big Robin sighting day too) he says, "Look a red blue jay! " It was so cute.

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    1. oooooo, now that's adorable!! they do say the darndest things!!!!

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  14. Soon all the white will be gone then all the colors will start to show, like those tulips your hubs planted that time. I hope they do well & you share a picture when there in bloom.

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    1. they are popping up from the earth. you just have to brush the snow away to see them ;)

      have a happy weekend!!!!

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  15. So beautiful! LOVE cardinals. :)

    xoxo

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  16. He is just beautiful, Debbie and guess what??
    We celebrated spring in the same way as you did.
    "Only" 4 inches here though.

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  17. Wow! Such beautiful captures.

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  18. What pretty pictures! It seems like you get a bit of snow and the Cardinals and then the snow goes a way. At least I hope it works out that way.

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  19. What color as bright. Beautiful on white snow.
    Good weekend. Debbie;))

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  20. I do love the Cardinal, and they look especially nice in the snow. Great pictures.

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  21. Good grief you have had lots of snow this year. I love your bird. So colorful and personable.

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  22. I LOVE the cardinals. You took some really splendid photos of them. Love them in the snow.

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  23. Gorgeous! These are definitely some of my favorite Cardinal pictures EVER! You are amazing, Debbie!

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  24. Yes he is gorgeous. Cracking series of images. Have a lovely weekend

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  25. Awesome photos of this handsome fellow!

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  26. Picture post card perfect....EACH image! Wow.

    Thanks for adding your link to this post for the weekend at I'd Rather B Birdin'!!!

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  27. Uma série de preciosas imagens para saudar a primavera.
    Logo, logo tudo será colorido com muita intensidade de luz!

    Ótima semana!
    Tudo de bom!
    Beijinhos.هჱ⊱
    ⋰˚هჱܓ

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  28. Amazing shots! Although, I do hope you get some real spring weather soon.

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  29. Beautiful photos and what a handsome man! There are cardinals all over my backyard right now. I'm hoping with the rain coming later and the temps. in the 60's in Northern IL tomorrow, I hope the snow goes bye bye! So sick of it already!

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  30. Gorgeous cardinal shots, Debbie!

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  31. Gorgeous captures Debbie! Those cardinals are real beauties!

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  32. Gorgeous captures Debbie! Those cardinals are real beauties!

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