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Thursday, 6 November 2008

The bird that made an impression in Bridport and survived to tell the tale

They are describing it, somewhat tongue in cheek, as the animal world’s equivalent of the Turin Shroud.

It is in fact just a kitchen window that bears the imprint of a bird in flight – captured in the most remarkable detail as it thundered into the glass at breakneck speed.

It’s eyes and beak, feet and delicate tail feathers are all clearly ‘etched’ into the pane – a perfect self-portrait ‘painted’ by the oils in its ruffled plumage.

READ MORE - Source: Bridport and Lyme Regis News Thursday 6th November 2008

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