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Nov 12, 2017 11:06 |  #12046

PCousins wrote in post #18494574 (external link)
Thanks sidknee, these 2 photo's were taken at Haddon Hill in Somerset (link below explains exact location). They are the common crossbill and I often see them there. I often go there because I hope to get the much much rarer 2-barred crossbill which I have got photo's off but only what I call record shots.

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A closer location to you would be Staple-Hill, near Taunton. I often see them here. However, please note at both locations they are usually high up in the canopy and difficult to photograph but will on occasion come down to a puddle to drink. So a good tip is look for puddles near pine tree's.

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Thanks for the info Paul I'm going to look right away!
Another cracking shot too
cheers :)


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Nov 12, 2017 11:42 |  #12047

Barred Owl and Whistling Duck
Hi Shutterbugs,
Here's a fun snapshot of a Barred Owl observing a Black-Bellied Whistling Duck,
captured at the wetlands in Christmas,FL.
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Nov 12, 2017 17:32 as a reply to paul katinas's post |  #12048

That is an odd combo. The photo makes me smile


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Nov 12, 2017 17:42 |  #12049

This is a sea gull.....striking a pose.:-)

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Nov 12, 2017 18:00 |  #12050

sparqk wrote in post #18494919 (external link)
That is an odd combo. The photo makes me smile

Thanks Doug, it was an enjoyable shoot.
Happy trails,
Paul


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Nov 12, 2017 18:50 |  #12051

Great blue heron and his rat buddy out for a stroll....

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Nov 12, 2017 19:01 |  #12052

Green heron in the mangrove trees.

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Nov 12, 2017 20:48 |  #12053

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Nov 13, 2017 09:48 |  #12055

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Nov 13, 2017 11:04 |  #12056


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Nov 13, 2017 12:34 |  #12058

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Nov 13, 2017 14:22 |  #12059

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Nov 13, 2017 14:35 |  #12060

And you got a wink!!
All outstanding Richard.

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