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Dec 16, 2012 21:25 |  #1

I think it's a Waxwing.. there sure were a bunch of them

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Dec 16, 2012 21:50 |  #2

Cedar Waxwing!!


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Dec 16, 2012 21:54 |  #3

Thanks for the ID, I must have snapped off a couple of hundred... it was really fun!


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Dec 16, 2012 22:34 |  #4

Beautiful bird, like that 2nd shot




  
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Dec 17, 2012 05:40 |  #5

I always get excited when I see a flock of these guys make a landing close by. Very nice.




  
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Dec 17, 2012 11:35 |  #6

Bohemian Waxwing instead of Cedar


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Dec 17, 2012 11:39 as a reply to  @ chubri777's post |  #7

2nd shot is on the money


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Dec 17, 2012 14:54 |  #8

Will also go for the second shot.


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Dec 17, 2012 18:14 |  #9

Thanks everyone! Photography is very new to me, and I am loving every minute of it!

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Dec 18, 2012 22:12 |  #10

One more to add

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Dec 27, 2012 16:47 |  #11

I was lucky enough to receive a Canon EF 70-200 f/4L USM for Christmas! I thought I would add to my original post to compare with photos captured with Sigma 150-500

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Dec 27, 2012 17:00 |  #12

They look a bit dark except the last one!


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