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Another of my pileated friend.

Notice the strong tail that they use to balance against objects while they feed. Very cool.
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Oct 20 2009 15:51 GMT linnywv PRO
OHHH I am so jealous. I've only had one in my yard and he was spectacular!!!!
Oct 20 2009 16:03 GMT DragonSpeed PRO
Just after he left, MRS pileated came by. That's two in 10 minutes ;) Am I making you even MORE jealous?
Oct 20 2009 18:01 GMT ujbanyiv
Very Nice Photo.
Oct 20 2009 22:22 GMT megmet PRO
Well seen!
I often hear them but only ever catch a fleeting glance. :-)
Oct 20 2009 22:25 GMT DragonSpeed PRO
Put out SUET. That'll bring 'em in!
Oct 21 2009 23:02 GMT sini
Great shot!:)
Oct 21 2009 23:08 GMT DragonSpeed PRO
Thank you my friend.
Oct 22 2009 18:38 GMT coocki
i only know wooddy woodpecker! ;0)
Oct 22 2009 18:46 GMT DragonSpeed PRO
This is the one that woody was based on :)
Oct 24 2009 01:51 GMT tmq666 PRO
love it
Oct 27 2009 21:39 GMT lizzieb
WOW - brilliant capture.
Oct 27 2009 21:47 GMT DragonSpeed PRO
Thank you.
Dec 07 2009 01:46 GMT jimm
Nice! There are a lot of woodpeckers here where i live. As they use their tail against the tree for balance, that type of capture would make a good illustration.