Purple and black bird

by Jim Douglas
(Guelph, ON, Canada)


Just out and about with My new camera, Fujifilm HS20 exr and saw this pair of birds on a feeder. Not sure what they are. I live in Guelph, ON, but the picture I took of these awesome birds is around the hamilton area.


So if anyone knows what they are, let me know please.

Comment:
They are purple martins. Nice photo.
susan

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Apr 17, 2012
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by: Jim Douglas

Thankyou Susan, these are truly beautiful birds, thankyou for enlightening me. Great site you got here, I will be visiting again.

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