A Big Year - birds

Challenge #29 in the A Big Year series. Hosted by gidgetto.
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Capture and Display your best photographs of birds throughout the year 2017. please enter the species of bird, if known. if bird is unknown Will the community leave a comment in the comments section as to the type of bird so we will be able to keep track of the birds spotted. Happy Birding.
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European Greenfinch fighting
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In spring these Finches are fighting all day long in my garden. I have 40 cm of space where there are no bushes in the background. That is is where you see the water in the background like in this picture.
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Submitted: Monday, 18th September, 2017 06:53 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 5th April, 2017
Focal length: 500 mm
Shutter speed: 1/2000 sec
Aperture: F6.3
ISO: 2000
Notes: Canon 5D III with Canon 500 mm lens.
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