Great Spotted Woodpecker, rear view

Great Spotted Woodpecker, rear view

Observation - Great Spotted Woodpecker, rear view. Description: They say, Always go for the eye. In this instance I went for the back of the bird, to show its markings. The red patch on the neck denotes a male - females don't have that mark.

They say, "Always go for the eye." In this instance I went for the back of the bird, to show its markings.
The red patch on the neck denotes a male - females don't have that mark.