These little guys can be very aggressive; they take on all comers, buzzing people and chasing off herons.


5 comments so far...

ThorDüring July 19, 2010, 10:45 PM
One can see this by its look! :D
Great colours :).
mramshaw July 19, 2010, 11:11 PM
Yes, they're pretty fearless. I've seen them go after hawks and herons.

Thank you for the comments.

bcAnna December 25, 2011, 05:40 AM
My favourite bird, their song says "I see you" :-)
Merry Christmas 2011 and thanks for all your comments!
mramshaw January 07, 2012, 07:48 AM
Thanks Anna, I like their song too.

Buzzy, metallic, but cheerful!

mramshaw January 21, 2017, 01:46 AM
@virtualsky, thanks for the fav!
Add a comment...
Your name:
Your e-mail:





About 23

About 23
What is 23 and who's behind the service?
Just In
Discover the world from a different angle.
Here's a crop of the latest photos from the around the world.
Search
Search photos from users using 23
Help / Discussion
Get help or share your ideas to make 23 better
23 Blog / 23 on Twitter
Messages and observations from Team 23
Terms of use
What can 23 be used for and what isn't allowed
More services from 23
We also help people use photo sharing in their professional lives
  • Basque (ES)
  • Bulgarian (BG)
  • Chinese (CN)
  • Chinese (TW)
  • Danish (DK)
  • Dutch (NL)
  • English (US)
  • French (FR)
  • Galician (ES)
  • German (DE)
  • Italian (IT)
  • Norwegian (NO)
  • Polish (PL)
  • Portuguese (PT)
  • Russian (RU)
  • Spanish (ES)
  • Swedish (SE)

Popular photos right now