The Empire of Clouds

8 April 2014 13 Comments Home » Birds

Waking the sky from its sleep,
a songbird flees the empire of clouds.

A songbird flees the empire of clouds

Sparrow | Passer domesticus


  • Suzi on G+ said:

    Wow, what a shot.

  • Craig Newmark on Facebook said:

    I can take a good bird pic, Rick Lieder takes great ones.

  • Suzi on G+ said:

    It’s a cool shot, really sharp with the eyes.

  • Alexandra on Facebook said:

    I love this photo. I’m so glad you don’t waste your time taking selfies.

  • Alyson on Facebook said:

    Now THAT is stunning.

  • Diane said:

    Spectacular!! Is there anything more real, more vivid?? than B & W? Another one of your finest, Rick!
    (is it really Spring?)

  • Rick said:

    Thanks Diane. maybe another week.

  • Andy on G+ said:

    Clever shot and nicely presented in mono.

  • HQSP Birds on G+ said:

    The HQSP team have selected this bird image as an outstanding shot for the HQSP Promotion page.

  • Rumiana on G+ said:

    Beautiful shot.

  • Karin on Jungle Dragon said:

    Frozen action. Great shot!

  • Alex on G+ said:

    Beautiful action freeze.

  • Archie on G+ said:

    Amazing BIF capture.

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