Angels in Free Fall

3 February 2015 14 Comments Home » Birds

Kicking from birth, waging battles
in the clouds, angels in free fall
push their luck.

Starlings in free fall

Starling | Sturnus vulgaris


  • Stephen on G+ said:

    Excellent shot!

  • Sonoye on Facebook said:


  • Pete on Facebook said:

    Angels with dark wings? I might be concerned about who wins.

  • Craig Newmark on G+ said:

    Rick Lieder does seriously professional, beautiful bird photos.

  • Miko on Facebook said:

    Yet, who would ever call starlings “angels”?

  • Miko on Facebook said:


  • Alyson on Facebook said:

    I have a pair of starlings who have “adopted” me. I call them Darling Starlings.

  • Craig Newmark on Facebook said:

    I think Rick Lieder’s right!

  • Alexandra on Facebook said:

    ‘Tis not called wild life for nothing

  • HQSP on G+ said:

    Wonderful capture!

  • Carmela on Facebook said:

    Fabulous image.

  • Dennis on Facebook said:

    My friend adopted a Starling that fell out of its nest. She named it Pooper.

  • Diane said:

    Dark fallen Angels, Evil versus evil, or is it??
    STUNNING STARLINGS!! Tenacious talent Rick! luv luv it!

  • Rick said:

    Thanks Diane. Never evil.

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