• 2012 *** Image of the Week 08/07/2012-Winner** Peter Marden**

    Peter Marden's marvellous capture of a Varied Sittella (Daphoenositta chryoptera) is this week's winner.


    Best shot of this species I have seen, just beautiful!
    Fabulous pose & detail.
    Wonderful image.
    Other Nominations were;

    Spotted Pardalote - Greg Oakley (2 votes)
    Pied Oystercatcher - Rob McNeil
    Australian Masked Owl - Eric Tan
    Great Egret - Geoff Longford
    This article was originally published in forum thread: 2012 *** Image of the Week 08/07/2012-Winner** Peter Marden** started by Geoff Gates View original post
    Comments 11 Comments
    1. Richard Hall's Avatar
      Richard Hall -
      Congrats Peter! A beautiful image and worthy winner, mate.
    1. Paul Randall's Avatar
      Paul Randall -
      Well done Peter, I missed this shot through the week, great to see it here
    1. Owen Lishmund's Avatar
      Owen Lishmund -
      Great work Peter, a ripper image.
    1. Dale Mengel's Avatar
      Dale Mengel -
      Well deserved Peter - what I thought of it Geoff included above, but I have to repeat and say it really is the best shot of the species I have seen. Well done mate!
    1. Peter Marden's Avatar
      Peter Marden -
      Thanks everyone for the Votes and comments, This is something I was not expecting to see, an image of the week.
      Thank you all very much.

      Peter
    1. Duade Paton's Avatar
      Duade Paton -
      Well done a worthy winner indeed.
    1. Peter Marden's Avatar
      Peter Marden -
      thanks Duade, I was fortunate with winning this week, I too like the image very much.

      Peter
    1. Rising Seep's Avatar
      Rising Seep -
      that is such a deserved winner Peter, onya mate!
    1. Peter Marden's Avatar
      Peter Marden -
      Thanks RS for the comments.

      Peter
    1. Carole M.'s Avatar
      Carole M. -
      such a beautiful bird, and wonderful well-lit and crisp photograph
    1. Mary CW's Avatar
      Mary CW -
      What a beaut little bird. Great shot.