? Sisters.   So very colourful.I think they might be call "Glossy Ibis" by 777margo

? Sisters. So very colourful.I think they might be call "Glossy Ibis"

There was an artificial Lake there & all the birds were making full use of it. Queens Gardens Ipswich.
They're so colourful. Lovely close up
December 2nd, 2014  
Just noticed that they're banded.
December 2nd, 2014  
Very pretty and interesting birds. What kind of birds are these. I know I have seen photos of them before
December 2nd, 2014  
Beautiful bird in fabulous colors. Lovely capture.
December 2nd, 2014  
@mikekutz I think they could be "Glossy Ibis Page 58 in my bird book!! thanks for the comment
December 2nd, 2014  
Such beautiful "sisters "-- and quite an unusual colour -- A lovely capture Margo !
December 2nd, 2014  
don't know what they are, but we sure don't have any.
December 2nd, 2014  
Love their red feathers and long beaks!
December 2nd, 2014  
They are Glossy Ibis. Absolutely lovely shot
December 2nd, 2014  
Beautiful shot, such a great close up, the feathers are just lovely.
December 2nd, 2014  
Truly beautiful creatures!!
December 2nd, 2014  
Much prettier than the black and white variety. Very nice shot.
December 2nd, 2014  
Interesting. I don't think I've ever seen birds like these before.
December 2nd, 2014  
Nice to see two of these colourful birds with their curved beaks!
December 2nd, 2014  
We must have the same bird book Margo. I have never seen these beauties before yet they are so widespread. Fav :)
December 2nd, 2014  
Great shot.
December 2nd, 2014  
Wonderfully beautiful birds- never seen anything like them!
December 2nd, 2014  
love the unison here
December 2nd, 2014  
They certainly look like Ibis, 'tho I've never seen them this lovely rosy colour before. A lovely shot, Margot.
December 2nd, 2014  
Great shot
December 2nd, 2014  
Like they are all dressed up for a formal occasion :)
December 2nd, 2014  
These are brilliant. Fav
December 2nd, 2014  
What unusual birds! (We used to live in Ipswich in England!)
December 2nd, 2014  
Beautiful birds and shot Margo...Fav
December 2nd, 2014  
@kathiecb @kathiecb I didn't realize that they were banded. Thanks for pointing that out to me. thanks for the comment
December 2nd, 2014  
@anazad511 @beryl @chard @cejaanderson @swilde @happysnaps @eyesmile @888rachel @lynne5477 @maggiemae @snaphappi @carlt @tomtom @thresheg @quietpurplehaze Thankyou all for showing such interest & for the Fav It got onto the Trending@tonygig
December 2nd, 2014  
Never seen them so colourful. Beautiful capture.
December 2nd, 2014  
Beautiful colouring and lovely capture of two unusual birds. I like the almost mottled appearance of colour on the feathers.
December 2nd, 2014  
I've never seen these before. Nice capture Margo
December 2nd, 2014  
Never seen ibis that colourful before. lovely shot.
December 2nd, 2014  
What interesting looking birds, great capture!
December 2nd, 2014  
Wow what an amazing pairing
December 2nd, 2014  
A lovely shot of a species we don't see in NZ.
December 2nd, 2014  
Instant fav Margo.
December 2nd, 2014  
What a pair! Fav
December 2nd, 2014  
Fabulous shot of those two beautiful sisters. Fav.
December 2nd, 2014  
Beautiful birds, we only get the black and white ones here.
December 2nd, 2014  
@sangwann @jennywren @terryliv @pusspup @hrethric @neatz @dide @ceilidh @_catherine_ @pyrrhula @onewing Thankyou everyone. I also had never seen these before, they are truly beautiful
December 2nd, 2014  
Really unusual birds, lovely shot.
December 2nd, 2014  
Love it. Beautiful birds.
December 3rd, 2014  
@lhart @mbemis Thanks so much for your comments
December 3rd, 2014  
Wonderful. Fav.
December 4th, 2014  
@snoopybooboo Thankyou Tony for the Fav
December 4th, 2014  
These are beautiful birds Margaret and such an unusual colour.
December 4th, 2014  
Lovely capture Margo.
December 5th, 2014  
@vignouse Yes aren't they beautiful.. This is the first time I have seen them Thankyou for your comment
December 5th, 2014  
@the_iron_butterfly Thankyou Maree
December 5th, 2014  
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