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Dec 04, 2017 09:50 |  #12391

edmidlifecrisis wrote in post #18510185 (external link)
Another strange one from Costa Rica. Great eyes.

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Wow, what a neat shot.

The bird does not look very happy with you. :-)


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Dec 04, 2017 11:13 |  #12392

edmidlifecrisis wrote in post #18510185 (external link)
Another strange one from Costa Rica. Great eyes.

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You had a blast there in CR thanks for sharing.


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Dec 04, 2017 11:55 |  #12393

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Piping plover chick

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Dec 04, 2017 12:09 |  #12394

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Western Bluebird
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Lovely capture. Well done


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Dec 04, 2017 12:12 |  #12395

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beep beep

Nice capture. I like the framing


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Dec 04, 2017 12:36 |  #12396

From a recent trip to a local park - Rancho San Antonio in Nor Cal. Common hiking spot for us locals. I went for the wild turkeys, but missed them. Got these guys instead (along with a lot of deer, or as we call them, rats on stilts)

Great Blue Heron:

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Acorn Woodpecker

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Dec 04, 2017 14:26 |  #12397

corndog cabernet wrote in post #18509718 (external link)
Cooper's Hawk and Immature Cooper's Hawk

These were both digiscoped through a spotting scope
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Some of the best digiscoping I have ever seen....




  
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Dec 04, 2017 15:23 |  #12398

Bignerd wrote in post #18510325 (external link)
Lovely capture. Well done

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Nice capture. I like the framing

Thank you, nice of you to say.




  
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Dec 04, 2017 15:26 |  #12399

Bjarne Hemmingsen wrote in post #18510475 (external link)
Some of the best digiscoping I have ever seen....

That's flattering, thank you!

Here's a couple more I had digiscoped...

Cassin's Kingbird and Red Shouldered Hawk


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Dec 04, 2017 16:34 |  #12400

My resident Red-Bellied Woodpecker.


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Dec 04, 2017 18:19 |  #12401

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Dec 04, 2017 19:22 |  #12402

One of my first digital photos shot with a sx10 bridge camera quite a few years ago:eek:

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Dec 04, 2017 19:57 |  #12403

Pagman wrote in post #18510699 (external link)
One of my first digital photos shot with a sx10 bridge camera quite a few years ago:eek:

Not bad at all.




  
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Dec 04, 2017 19:59 |  #12404

Sibil wrote in post #18510718 (external link)
Not bad at all.


Thank you kindly.:-)

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Dec 05, 2017 02:44 |  #12405

From a visit to the shores of Lake Victoria


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