Here are some photos of Eurasian blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla) fledglings.
I discovered the nest well hidden in a small bush two days ago. The nestlings all fledged early this morning and I was lucky enough to be there for this special moment. I could spot three of them briefly popping their heads out of the thick vegetation before disappearing back inside where their parents would come to feed them.
Here are some pictures of the nest before the chicks fledged. Sorry for the poor image quality, they were taken with a point-and-shoot camera in a pretty dark corner.
Location: Bayreuth, Germany
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