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Jan 26, 2017 00:27 |  #5941

WestCoastCannuck wrote in post #18255522 (external link)
Cormorant from yesterday before work.

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The last two photos seem to have a violet cast to the water... it was weird light, but I will try and "fix" that when I get a chance. Or just leave it. lol

Beautiful Cormorants. Detail is awesome.


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Jan 26, 2017 00:27 |  #5942

WiscTim wrote in post #18255617 (external link)
I'm working through some older images. This is a young ruby-throated hummingbird from two summers ago.
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Love the motion in the wings and the 'halo' bokeh.


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Jan 26, 2017 00:28 |  #5943

shutterpat wrote in post #18255651 (external link)
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Over the top detail!!


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Jan 26, 2017 00:40 |  #5944

MedicineMan4040 wrote in post #18255656 (external link)
Beautiful Cormorants. Detail is awesome.

Thanks Robert. I will have to go back to this spot again really soon... tons of great waterfowl. These cormorants were closer than they ever are at the lagoon I usually shoot at near my house - I would need much more than 560mm there! Or.. perhaps I just picked the best moment of the day without knowing it. lol

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Jan 26, 2017 02:58 |  #5945

A Crimson Rosella feeding on a Grevillea flower in the rainforest at the Lamington National Park.

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Jan 26, 2017 05:16 |  #5946

This beautiful little bird is a Female Blackcap, the males having a black cap. Although they are fairly common in the UK it is not often they are seen.


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Jan 26, 2017 05:44 |  #5947

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Jan 26, 2017 05:51 |  #5949

PCousins wrote in post #18255740 (external link)
This beautiful little bird is a Female Blackcap, the males having a black cap. Although they are fairly common in the UK it is not often they are seen.

Wow, stunning shot.


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Jan 26, 2017 07:01 |  #5950

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Jan 26, 2017 08:49 |  #5951

Two of my favorite subjects.

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Jan 26, 2017 12:20 |  #5952

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Jan 26, 2017 13:17 |  #5953

Cormorant taking a bath.

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Jan 26, 2017 13:18 |  #5954

Grey heron

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Jan 26, 2017 15:19 |  #5955

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