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Wallace ­ River
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Apr 21, 2016 12:42 |  #1

I love watching an eagle when he sees something for dinner, how they position themselves, approach their target, and maneuver into position.
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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/GpEx​4q] (external link)IMG_1545 Bald Eagle on Target (external link) by Ian Murray (external link), on Flickr
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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/GiNs​ns] (external link)IMG_1555 Bald Eagle on Target (external link) by Ian Murray (external link), on Flickr
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CDMOOSE
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Apr 21, 2016 13:19 |  #2

A very nicely shot series, Ian.


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Apr 21, 2016 15:38 |  #3

Excellent series Ian.


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Apr 21, 2016 16:01 |  #4

Awesome!


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budcam
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Apr 21, 2016 17:01 |  #5

Great series Ian.


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Apr 21, 2016 17:13 |  #6

Excellent sequence shots Ian.


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Peter2516
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Apr 22, 2016 00:50 |  #7

Awesome set Ian.


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Apr 22, 2016 01:00 |  #8

But, did it get the prey?


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Apr 22, 2016 02:29 |  #9

Well done Ian, what was it after?


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Wallace ­ River
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Apr 22, 2016 05:34 |  #10

CDMOOSE wrote in post #17979823 (external link)
A very nicely shot series, Ian.

Nighthound wrote in post #17979974 (external link)
Excellent series Ian.

CyberDyneSystems wrote in post #17979998 (external link)
Awesome!

budcam wrote in post #17980059 (external link)
Great series Ian.

2n10 wrote in post #17980070 (external link)
Excellent sequence shots Ian.

Peter2516 wrote in post #17980455 (external link)
Awesome set Ian.

Red Dexs wrote in post #17980516 (external link)
Well done Ian, what was it after?

Alveric wrote in post #17980460 (external link)
But, did it get the prey?

Thanks very much folks. Yes, he picked up something gooey from the shoreline :p

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IAN - Living life on the shores of the Wallace River in northern Nova Scotia, Canada :
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CaptBob
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Apr 22, 2016 06:16 |  #11

Very nice, I get that same look when Laurie serves dinner. I am not as graceful


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Crimzon
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Apr 22, 2016 09:01 |  #12

Really nice set.


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Phoenixkh
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Apr 22, 2016 13:38 |  #13

Very nice series.


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ardeekay
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Apr 22, 2016 18:36 |  #14

I feel like I just watched MIDWAY again! One of my favorite movies and enjoyed this just as much. Well done, Ian.


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Wallace ­ River
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Apr 23, 2016 06:26 |  #15

CaptBob wrote in post #17980594 (external link)
Very nice, I get that same look when Laurie serves dinner. I am not as graceful

Haha, OK Bob! Thanks much.

Crimzon wrote in post #17980739 (external link)
Really nice set.

Thanks Trevor.

Phoenixkh wrote in post #17981031 (external link)
Very nice series.

Many thanks for commenting Kim.

ardeekay wrote in post #17981320 (external link)
I feel like I just watched MIDWAY again! One of my favorite movies and enjoyed this just as much. Well done, Ian.

Thanks Rog, much appreciated.


IAN - Living life on the shores of the Wallace River in northern Nova Scotia, Canada :
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