Too Close to the Sun

14 March 2013 35 Comments Home » Birds

Too close to the sun, emotions on fire:
“You can’t leave ’til I’m ready to let you go”.

A songbird argument

Sparrow | Passer domesticus


  • El Kats on 500px said:

    A wonderful moment!

  • Sten on 500px said:

    Good composition and great light, I like!

  • Abhisek on 500px said:

    Wonderful shot

  • Eugene on 500px said:


  • Jens on 500px said:

    Wow, what a picture. You catched absolutly the right moment! You did a great job my friend!

  • Marija on 500px said:


  • Manisha on 500px said:

    Beautiful shot!

  • James on 500px said:

    Beautiful work!!

  • AZImages on 500px said:

    Wonderful Shot

  • Dieter on 500px said:

    Excellent Rick! A wonderful backlight and a fantastic catch!

  • Gianluca on 500px said:

    Stupenda cattura

  • Conor on 500px said:

    Awesome shot!

  • Joel on 500px said:

    Fantastic shot.

  • Vitor on 500px said:

    Excellent capture.

  • Chiara on 500px said:

    Congrats! A really beautiful picture!

  • Hugo on 500px said:

    Beautiful shot my friend.

  • Vitor on 500px said:

    Outstanding capture Rick, beautiful portfolio, congts.

  • Eric on 500px said:

    Fantastic shot.

  • Razaq on 500px said:

    Very nice shot.

  • Christos on 500px said:

    Incredible shot!

  • Romie on 500px said:

    Great shot!!Thanks for sharing this AWESOME image.

  • Laura on 500px said:


  • Loan on 500px said:

    Hermosa imagen

  • Nhut on 500px said:


  • Ben on 500px said:

    Excellent work !!!

  • Dmitry on 500px said:

    Stunning shot!

  • Marina on G+ said:

    Splendid photo!

  • Steve on G+ said:

    Fantastic capture!

  • Kelly on G+ said:

    Great timing and great shot!

  • Jenness on G+ said:

    “And taking Grand Champion in our Aerial Ballroom Dancing Competition…”

  • Negar on G+ said:

    Spectacular capture, love it!!!!!
    Thank u so much Rick, this is really amazing. :)

  • Virgil on G+ said:

    Wow. This is a fabulous shot and wonderful DOF. I love this beautiful shot and I thank you for sharing your beauty.

  • Diane said:

    Sun blazing, the moment… intense. Will she ever let him go???
    Sweet capture R.L.!!

  • Rick said:

    Thanks Diane. Together forever.

  • Alyson on 500px said:

    Wow, well done! Great shot!!

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