Very Rare Red Owl. Look at his blue eyes!
Turquoise and Purple ~ Australian Parrot
What a beautiful shot!
It's amazing how every color can be found in nature.. even the unexpected ones.
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Nature - Week 8 Gallery - National Geographic Photo Contest 2011
Mom always liked to see quail...sometimes we'd pass them on the road...around the valley or even out at the farm.
The Violet Backed Starling.This is one of my favorite birds; it's right up there with the peacock! :)
This precious little fellow is a "Codibugnolo", in Italian and a "Long Tailed Tit" in English