Rainy Day Ravens

2 Mar


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20 Responses to “Rainy Day Ravens”

  1. Crafty Green Poet 2 March, 2009 at 4:57 am #

    that’s a very dramatic shot

    • Liza Lee Miller 2 March, 2009 at 5:56 am #

      Thanks, CGP. It was one of those spur of the moment shots. And, in my mind, I can see the shot that I missed . . . just before I took it, the one on the right was shaking all his feathers and looked all messy and disheveled. Oh well.

  2. Clare 2 March, 2009 at 6:55 am #

    Now I have “Rainy Day People” running through my head constantly – Ear Worm. As always I love the Raven photos. I counted 93 at two dog teams this morning.

    • Liza Lee Miller 2 March, 2009 at 5:36 pm #

      I’ll work on getting the ear worm quality up in my blog titles! 🙂 I saw 40 ravens today flying in the skies over Felton today. So gorgeous. They were playing in the breeze . . . clearly enjoying the break in the rain.

  3. sparverius 2 March, 2009 at 7:14 am #

    What a cool, kind of mysterious photo. I almost expected to see an old, dilapidated house behind it.

    • Liza Lee Miller 2 March, 2009 at 5:44 pm #

      It looks much more dramatic in the picture. It’s a small tree at the edge of the parking lot for my local market.

  4. robin andrea 2 March, 2009 at 7:19 am #

    Nice gray skies behind those beautiful ravens.

  5. bevson 2 March, 2009 at 8:28 am #

    I love your ravens. The silhouette is terrific. It is hard to capture nice shots on gray days.

    • Liza Lee Miller 2 March, 2009 at 5:46 pm #

      Thanks, Bev. It’s especially hard with the black birds . . . I really had to play with the color to get anything to show up.

  6. bob k 2 March, 2009 at 10:00 am #

    Very interesting image. Reminds of Edgar Allan Poe.

  7. Mick 2 March, 2009 at 10:21 am #

    Nice photo – I like the look of the birds on that bare branch of the tree.

  8. Birds of Maine 2 March, 2009 at 11:45 am #

    Nice eerie shot! Where’s the haunted house?

  9. kallen305 2 March, 2009 at 4:19 pm #

    Love the photo. I really like how they silhouette against the gray sky.

    • Liza Lee Miller 2 March, 2009 at 5:48 pm #

      Thanks! Take a look at this one where I played with the color and made it look REALLY eerie!

  10. Neil 2 March, 2009 at 4:55 pm #

    Nice Photo of the Ravens.

  11. wren 2 March, 2009 at 5:44 pm #

    They look like they know something we don’t.

  12. amarkonmywall 2 March, 2009 at 6:59 pm #

    Emily Dickenson is looking up at me here on the bed! I’m using Rich’s Christmas kindle until he comes to Florida in two weeks. 🙂 The speed of downloads is quite something, isn’t it? I downloaded What is the What by Dave Eggars- great read.

    So sometimes, Poe pops up on the screen. And thus spoke the raven. You know how I love them.

    • Liza Lee Miller 2 March, 2009 at 9:23 pm #

      I love the authors who pop up and say hello. Poe was on my Kindle when I got home and saw it for the first time. Glad you’re enjoying your Rich’s Kindle. 🙂 Enjoy!

  13. Larry Jordan 2 March, 2009 at 9:56 pm #

    Nice capture Liza! I am a sucker for silhouette photos. There is just something about them, the mystery within perhaps?

    • Liza Lee Miller 2 March, 2009 at 9:58 pm #

      Glad to oblige, Larry! Ravens lend themselves to silhouette pictures.

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