Photography : Birds : Whispering Sweet Nothings

A pair of lovebirds relaxes on a tree branch at the zoo in Santiago, Chile. Birds preen to keen the vanes aligned on their feathers, much like we brush our hair. Mutual preening is a sign of affection among couples or friendship among non-couples. The bird being preened is fluffed up slightly and has its eyes narrowed in contentment.


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