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Jan 14, 2018 13:09 |  #13396

A pair of long-eared owls...


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Jan 14, 2018 13:11 |  #13397

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How lovely! You must have been well pleased to capture this bird in the open in daylight.


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Jan 14, 2018 13:18 |  #13398

Martial Eagle - Serengeti National Park


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Jan 14, 2018 13:21 as a reply to  @ Jack Dawe's post |  #13399

I certainly were..., spottet them in a private garden and paid 3 cans of beer to the farmer an his sons for access to the garden...;o)) (There were 2 youngsters as well)


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Jan 14, 2018 13:28 |  #13400

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What is the name of this sweet little bird?

hes a black cap chickadee ... He leucistic


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Jan 14, 2018 13:35 as a reply to  @ Pondrader's post |  #13401

Thank you so much - I'd been trying to search for what it might be, but was coming up blank. Cute little fella.


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Jan 14, 2018 15:11 |  #13402

So very dark in the woods today, could only manage shots at 1/50s. It was very challenging.


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Jan 14, 2018 15:15 |  #13403

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<snip> It was very challenging.

It doesn't show, PC - very nice job.


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Jan 14, 2018 16:30 |  #13404

The sun came out today, so I visited George Bush Park. I found about 20 White Pelicans on a small lake, which seems to have a plentiful population of fish, brought in by the flood waters from Hurricane Harvey. They were feeding with a flock of Neotropic Cormorants. Closest I have been to these large, regal birds.


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This individual seemed larger than all the rest:


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Jan 14, 2018 16:36 |  #13405

400mm DO VII

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Jan 14, 2018 18:17 |  #13406

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That’s a wall hanger, for sure!


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Jan 14, 2018 18:22 |  #13407


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Jan 14, 2018 18:29 |  #13408

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That’s a wall hanger, for sure!

Appreciate the kind words


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Jan 14, 2018 20:53 |  #13409

The female half of the local Downy pair.


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