Animal Colours : Birds, Tricolour + ! [ eligibility and rules below, dont make me DQ you for the sake of a few moments to read the rules ]

Challenge #45 in the The Company Of Animals series. Hosted by Patchandcrew.
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Lets see your best shots of any species of bird whose feathering is three or more distinct colours/shades.whether speckled/patterned throughout individual feathers. *Beaks and feet can be any colour, its the feathering that matters for this challenge. Its not about which bird has the most vibrant colouring, it's about the skill of the photographer capturing the colours and textures no matter how subtle or vibrant they may be. If unsure of any of the rules please do ask.
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Bohemian Waxwing
by Kurt_K
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Submitted: Monday, 22nd August, 2011 06:06 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 24th March, 2011
Focal length: 277 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F6.3
ISO: 100
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