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Apr 16, 2018 03:04 |  #17041

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Came across these 3 fellas our bush today and miles from the nearest farm? Their colours stuck out like a sore thumb!

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Apr 16, 2018 04:37 |  #17042

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Apr 16, 2018 05:27 |  #17043

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Apr 16, 2018 06:10 |  #17044

Sitting here in the winters biggest ice and snow storm, I went back to a sunny place for a bit. This guy is amazing.


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Apr 16, 2018 06:39 |  #17045

No way would he/she show me more, was like a hide and seek game


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Apr 16, 2018 08:38 |  #17046

A couple of Pied Cormorants, Tapu, New Zealand.


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Apr 16, 2018 09:32 |  #17047

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I think this is a Groove Billed Ani (sp?) ??

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I think you are right. It doesn't look like a smooth-billed. But it is an ani....


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Apr 16, 2018 11:01 |  #17048

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Apr 16, 2018 11:36 |  #17049

bidkev wrote in post #18607687 (external link)
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A serious RED power going on here Kev. Great shots.


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Apr 16, 2018 11:36 |  #17050

Never seen a more awesome perch/background for a Cara Rob. Well done.


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Apr 16, 2018 11:37 |  #17051

Pondrader wrote in post #18607735 (external link)
Sitting here in the winters biggest ice and snow storm, I went back to a sunny place for a bit. This guy is amazing.
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Gorgeous as always Pondrader.


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Apr 16, 2018 11:38 |  #17052

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Beautiful portrait.
The blue feathers are totally awesome/so unique. Love the way the blue frames/juxtaposes the red in the eye.


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Apr 16, 2018 11:38 |  #17053

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A couple of Pied Cormorants, Tapu, New Zealand.
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Wonderful portraits. Looks like you are really enjoying NZ.


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Apr 16, 2018 11:39 |  #17054

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I think you are right. It doesn't look like a smooth-billed. But it is an ani....

A poster on Flickr said it was a Great Ani.
I'm good with just Ani :)


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Apr 16, 2018 11:39 |  #17055

I like the bierd peeking out at you :)


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