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Apr 25, 2015 13:31 |  #1

So this young eagle was just chiilin on his branch, or what he thought was his branch
1.

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2. But his peaceful afternoon was interrupted when someone his senior wanted that same branch
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6. To the victor goes the branch.....pretty much a 4 year old by his looks...
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7. Yes! It's MINE! And DON'T COME BACK!
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Apr 25, 2015 15:24 |  #2

Very nice series! Beautiful shots!


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Apr 25, 2015 17:29 |  #3

Awesome series.




  
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Apr 25, 2015 20:38 |  #4

Great sequence, well captured.


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Apr 25, 2015 21:38 |  #5

Some great action here Ian. Well timed sighting and well photographed.:-)


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Apr 26, 2015 06:36 |  #6

Thanks very much Dave, Mag, John & Terry. Eagle season has begin :)


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Apr 26, 2015 07:58 |  #7

Great series Ian.

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Apr 26, 2015 08:40 |  #8

Wonderful sequence Ian, that eagle sure looks happy with himself.


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Apr 26, 2015 08:49 |  #9

Excellent job. Nicely done.


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Apr 26, 2015 10:27 |  #10

Perfect timing, captions and photos! Their expressions are priceless!


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Apr 26, 2015 12:33 |  #11

They are indeed a great set of photos worthy of Nat. Geo. any day. As far as captions go the
expression on the young eagle to me just says Oh Sxxx! sorry to be crude but if I was that young
eagle thats what I would be thinking.




  
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Apr 26, 2015 14:25 |  #12

Sweet series Ian.
Those adult bullies do win most of the time.



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Apr 26, 2015 16:01 |  #13

Awesome series Ian.


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Apr 26, 2015 16:24 |  #14

Very cool series Ian. Well done!


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Apr 27, 2015 06:25 |  #15

Pike40 wrote in post #17532961 (external link)
Great series Ian. Mike

Lester Wareham wrote in post #17532993 (external link)
Wonderful sequence Ian, that eagle sure looks happy with himself.

acorvelli wrote in post #17533002 (external link)
Excellent job. Nicely done.

SJC from VT wrote in post #17533108 (external link)
Perfect timing, captions and photos! Their expressions are priceless!

Furlan wrote in post #17533226 (external link)
They are indeed a great set of photos worthy of Nat. Geo. any day. As far as captions go the
expression on the young eagle to me just says Oh Sxxx! sorry to be crude but if I was that young eagle that's what I would be thinking.

jhayesvw wrote in post #17533331 (external link)
Sweet series Ian. Those adult bullies do win most of the time.

Peter2516 wrote in post #17533420 (external link)
Awesome series Ian.

Grizz wrote in post #17533452 (external link)
Very cool series Ian. Well done!

Thanks folks. Days like this when they're in the mood to entertain make up for the days when they sit....and sit...and sit ;) .


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