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Featured
Eurasian hoopoe (Upupa epops) by Sergey-Ryzhkov
Clockwork Titmouse by SpaceTurtleStudios
You call? by tuftedpuffin
Tiny Fisher by dwaynerjames
Wild Bird Photography - closed
Seagull In Flight by FisherFairy
Fluffed White Dove by InayatShah
Fluffy ball by Eleramo
A little bird told me... by cricketumpire
Bird Photography
Hmpfh by Bjekkergauken
on the ice by Takiako-Nakashi
Yellow-Faced Honeyeater 7879 by DPasschier
Garganey by kaenguruu
Our Pets
No Spooky by Innocentium
Peekaboo! by Sapphiresenthiss
Spooky Chickie Room by Innocentium
Hyrid Macaw by bagoestm
Digital Art
Angry owl sketch by DreamyNatalie
Vyron ref by Tnynfox
Acip major by AnnitArt
Jose Carioca in my style by CuteCArtsy
Traditional Art
The Brass Key--Pg. 48 by mmpratt99
Build by Effy-Merillis
Endangered Inktober - Okinawa Woodpecker by Ciameth
Old Gods: Day 8 - Raven by ShadeofShinon
Lit, Film, Sculpture, etc.
Needle felted Bohemian waxwing by Hillamer
Grumpy Halloween raven by omegaptera
White-backed woodpecker 3 by Hillamer
Blue parrot by ImeriBridzhet
Past Contests
Yet Another Winter Raven Portrait III by Canislupuscorax
Close-up of a Beautiful Bird 02 by s-kmp
Eagle Owl Gaze by Shadow-and-Flame-86
Buzzard in flight by BecciES
Guess That Bird
Guess That Bird 60something! by DeeOtter
Guess That Bird 61! by DeeOtter
Guess That Bird Week 63. Happy Halloween! by DeeOtter
Guess that Bird Week 62 by DeeOtter
Featured Archive
Emu Elegance by ART-fromthe-HEART
Chattering Gaggle by ankewehner
Little owl by MoonlightWhite
Wild Bird Photography Archive
The kingfisher with its prey by RichardConstantinoff
Photo Contest - Bird Interactions
Don't touch ! by floflo
Art Contest - Bird Interactions
Black Browed Albatross and hatchling by Salooverall
UA Contest - Bird Interactions
That's it! I'll leave! by Dawnkitty
Wild Archive 2
Kingfisher by WilliamJCovello
Captive Photography Archive
Falcon by unbelievablex
Traditional Art Archive
Aguila by plazas
Wild Archive 3
Itchy Beak by InayatShah

Favourites

Friends of a Feather by ArtofJefferyHebert Friends of a Feather :iconartofjefferyhebert:ArtofJefferyHebert 76 10 Rayadito steps by uialwen Rayadito steps :iconuialwen:uialwen 1,082 56 the sad bird by LXXT the sad bird :iconlxxt:LXXT 498 43 Homecoming by mikesblender Homecoming :iconmikesblender:mikesblender 282 14 HAPPY HOLIDAYS from Wieselina! by Oha HAPPY HOLIDAYS from Wieselina! :iconoha:Oha 714 76 too big for the cage (phoenix) by exsinere too big for the cage (phoenix) :iconexsinere:exsinere 6 2 American Eagle I by VileYonderboy American Eagle I :iconvileyonderboy:VileYonderboy 4 0 Corvus cornix by PaniPiorun Corvus cornix :iconpanipiorun:PaniPiorun 5 2 Baby Owl by ByOmer Baby Owl :iconbyomer:ByOmer 33 9 Spartan Chicken by MarekDolata Spartan Chicken :iconmarekdolata:MarekDolata 6 4 Untitled by nool2i Untitled :iconnool2i:nool2i 6 2 European Roller by embaliart European Roller :iconembaliart:embaliart 14 0 Avian _ Bird _ Great Egret 2 by K4nK4n Avian _ Bird _ Great Egret 2 :iconk4nk4n:K4nK4n 3 0 Eurasian crane by Phototubby Eurasian crane :iconphototubby:Phototubby 8 2 Hummingbird by ChinaJB Hummingbird :iconchinajb:ChinaJB 67 76

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Rules and Info


general information
:? How do I become a member?
Click "Join our Group" at the top of the page!

:? How do I submit photos, paintings, etc?
Go to the Gallery tab, choose which folder you want to contribute to, and click the + sign next to the folder name. Then choose the deviation you want to submit.

Please submit only your own work. If you want your friend's work to be in our gallery, simply invite them to the group!

Please submit only your BEST work! We screen all submissions for quality, following these standards.

Be patient when waiting for your submission to be accepted. Due to the large number of people in this group, it can take several days for your work to be accepted. We only accept 20 works a day.

You are limited to 1 submission a week.

:? How do I donate prizes or subscriptions to the club?
If you want to donate a prize for the contests, please note Birds-Club by going here.
If you want to donate a subscription to the Group, please donate Points to meihua's account.

activities
Bird Of The Month - Penguin
Bird Identification
Themed Week (third week of every month)
Guess That Bird

features
Contest Winners
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Our little bird group is not so little anymore! In 11 years, we have gained 9227 members and 8462 watchers. We've also had so many submissions that our folders are literally overflowing! (Sorry, I know this happened recently - we have resolved the issue :aww:)

Thank you to all of the wonderful admin and members who keep this club going! I love seeing the wonderful bird art and photography that comes through here every day. I'd like to feature some of my faves from recent submissions. If you have any favorites (including your own art/photos), please post up to 2 thumb codes in the comments and I'll include them in this journal! (Deadline: Sept 20)

First, thank you to our hardworking active admin:


Cmac13  JRd1st Ptitenanette mydigitalmind  DanielleMWilliams AlphaaCrest DeeOtter
Hummer by Cmac13 Our Hawk 2 by JRd1st Puffin in flight by Ptitenanette
Siblings by mydigitalmind
ACEO: Reach for the Stars by DanielleMWilliams Saida's and Maya's Outfits by AlphaaCrest Sunset Crane by DeeOtter

Recent Awesome Submissions in Photography


I could not photograph her singing II by AlejandroCastillo Strawberry finch (Amandava amandava) by DebasishPhotos Intimidate by SaitouuRyuuji

Saker Falcon 2 by MT-Photografien The Attentiveness by FaultyMind Andean Condor 2 by Berlin-Steglitz
06-DSC02741 (Papagayo_Close-Up) by KJVW

Recent Amazing Submissions in Art


Peepers by r-20 Bird sketch by Save-The-Dinosaurs Watch With Glittering Eyes by Bandarai
nana-blank commission by Shalmons
Spectacled by Celestial-Rainstorm Great grey owl by Concini Owls v2 by Sunima
Waxwing by Verenique

Recent Wonderful Submissions in Other Media


Wendy, the Pileated Woodpecker Mask by Nambroth Hubcap Hawk by HubcapCreatures Chickadee on a branch by My--Little--Garden
Little Bird Totems by TotemEye

Member Favorites


.:Egret Couple:. by RHCheng :thumb511500529: Having a chat over a drink by BGai Landing by BGai
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ChantalToutenhoofd Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2019  Hobbyist General Artist
Is this group still active? one of my submissions just expired. 
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Evometheus6082 Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2019  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
www.youtube.com/watch?v=T6A9PL… WE HAVE ALL BEEN CHEATED AND LIED TO watch and share with everyone 
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flippytiger Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2019  Hobbyist General Artist
k I'm out
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Earth-Hart Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2019  Hobbyist Photographer
Out of the 12 admin who 'run' this group, only 2 are in anyway active. Most haven't been active for over a year, and in some cases over 4 years. Someone needs to take control and bring this group back from the Dead.
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Stumm47 Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2019  Hobbyist General Artist
What needs to be done?
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Earth-Hart Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2019  Hobbyist Photographer
I left the group. The founder hasn't been here for over two years, and she holds the reins to move the group forward. So in that stance, the group is dead.
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Stumm47 Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2019  Hobbyist General Artist
Ugh. So many groups on her die
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Ptitenanette Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2019  Hobbyist Photographer
The problem is that only the founder has permission to add new admins and they haven't been online for years (and DA refuse to transfer us the founder's rights). So only one or two of us try to do our best to accept submissions but we have moved on with our lives and have busy jobs so can't keep up and do it regularly. In my case I spend several months each year studying birds on remote islands without access to Internet so there is no way I can be here regularly (have just been away for two months, hence the backlog).

The only solution I see to this is someone starting a new Birds-Club group from scratch and closing this one down.
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vanndra Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2019  Hobbyist General Artist
Can you change the permissions on the folders to automatically accept. Or has the founder locked that up too? You can then just go through when you have time and delete any that you don't think should be in the gallery.
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Ptitenanette Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2019  Hobbyist Photographer
I can't unfortunately, I don't have the permission to change the permission system - the founder has all the permissions... I was away for 2 weeks and just gone through a backlog of submissions, sorry for the delay and for those which expired before I could accept them.
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