Gourd bracket nest in my lower pasture in Connelly Springs, NC
This Barn Swallow chick was always the first out of the hole when an adult swallow arrived with food. This time, he/she got a toe in it's beak!
Basic adjustments in Lightroom 4.
Finishing adjustments in Photoshop CS5, Nik Viveza and Nik Color Efex Pro 4.
Canon EOS 1D X, Canon EF 400mm f/4 DO IS, 1.4x III teleconverter