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Dec 13, 2014 20:31 |  #1

First timers for me. They appear to be a pair.

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Dec 14, 2014 05:42 |  #2

Very nice. I wish we had these here.


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Dec 14, 2014 06:41 |  #3

Nice catch John, you must have been thrilled to find them...good for you!!


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Dec 14, 2014 06:44 |  #4

Well captured John.


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Dec 14, 2014 06:49 |  #5

Very nice John, they do have a different look. They always seem to include one of these guys in photo samples with new software.


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Dec 14, 2014 09:33 |  #6

pknight wrote in post #17331333 (external link)
Very nice. I wish we had these here.

Thank you.

CMOats wrote in post #17331369 (external link)
Nice catch John, you must have been thrilled to find them...good for you!!

Thank you Cheryl. Very thrilled as they are rare visitors to our area.

Red Dexs wrote in post #17331370 (external link)
Well captured John.

Thanks much Red.

Wallace River wrote in post #17331378 (external link)
Very nice John, they do have a different look. They always seem to include one of these guys in photo samples with new software.

Thanks Ian. They definitely are quite different looking. The color pattern is quite striking.


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Dec 14, 2014 09:54 |  #7

Really nice John. Very cool looking Woodies! Congrats on the first. Wish we had them here. :)


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Dec 14, 2014 11:50 |  #8

Lovely shots and find John.


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Dec 14, 2014 12:51 |  #9

Another one of those rare ones that you manage to seek out. Well captured, John


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Dec 14, 2014 14:52 |  #10

Grizz wrote in post #17331590 (external link)
Really nice John. Very cool looking Woodies! Congrats on the first. Wish we had them here. :)

Thanks Craig.

Lester Wareham wrote in post #17331830 (external link)
Lovely shots and find John.

Thank you Lester.

ardeekay wrote in post #17331944 (external link)
Another one of those rare ones that you manage to seek out. Well captured, John

Thanks Rog.


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Dec 14, 2014 16:22 |  #11

Awesome find John, I've had species this last year that I got my first shots of,


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Dec 14, 2014 16:23 |  #12

Thanks Jeff. It is so fun to get a first shot of a species.


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Dec 14, 2014 16:25 |  #13

It's a very beautiful bird. Nice shots!


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Dec 14, 2014 16:28 |  #14

Thank you JM.


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Dec 14, 2014 16:30 |  #15

Great shots John! You get some amazing birds where you live.


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