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Archibald
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Jul 06, 2017 09:54 |  #9766

Lovely neutrals...


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Pondrader
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Jul 06, 2017 10:06 |  #9767

Interesting.. Most of the Dove here have the end of their toes froze off.. Looks funny to see them with nails lol


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johnohio
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Jul 06, 2017 11:41 |  #9768

robamy wrote in post #18394210 (external link)
Amy and I rented a boat this morning and had some great views of some loons and eagles. I great way to spend the 4th

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Jul 06, 2017 12:39 |  #9769

Absolutely Perfect!


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Sibil
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Jul 06, 2017 13:07 |  #9770

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Bignerd
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Jul 06, 2017 15:14 |  #9771

robamy wrote in post #18394475 (external link)
Thanks to Amy for navigating the boat while I used the 2x on the 600mm for this shot which was handheld. Not bad for a wild eagle at 1200mm

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actually quite remarkable. Well done. Consider a profession as a neurosurgeon :)


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Jul 06, 2017 15:55 |  #9772

I know they arent the most loved of birds in some places but they are absolutely stunning.

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Pagman
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Jul 06, 2017 17:52 |  #9773

I was out in the yard enjoying that yellow round hot thing in the sky, when I heard a "Clacking" sound coming from a neighbours roof about 70 odd feet away, I got the camera to it and to my delight a Mistle Thrush making a right racket.

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Pagman
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Jul 06, 2017 17:54 |  #9774

And one more with him looking right at me.


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Jul 06, 2017 22:30 |  #9775

Butter Bum.

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Jul 07, 2017 05:15 |  #9776

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Pondrader
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Jul 07, 2017 05:39 |  #9777

Nice job.. Loons are super hard to get definition in the white and the black. Our camera's hate them lol If that black bird stand's up its the whitest white you ever saw lol !! As you know lol One of my personal Fav's to shoot

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Jul 07, 2017 07:52 |  #9778

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MedicineMan4040
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Jul 07, 2017 10:37 |  #9779

PCousins wrote in post #18395486 (external link)
Absolutely Perfect!

Thank you! I'd wanted a Dove for a while. They live out back but getting
a decent portrait isn't easy for me.


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MedicineMan4040
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Jul 07, 2017 10:38 |  #9780

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I know they arent the most loved of birds in some places but they are absolutely stunning.
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Wonderful portrait!
We love them when they come around, so entertaining.


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