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Jan 22, 2017 19:31 |  #5851

Nighthound wrote in post #18252751 (external link)
VERY Nice Melissa.

WestCoastCannuck wrote in post #18252757 (external link)
What a gorgeous portrait. Great moment, perfectly captured and processed.

MedicineMan4040 wrote in post #18252793 (external link)
Over the top beautiful!!!

Thanks so much, Steve, Cannuck and Robert!


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Jan 22, 2017 19:41 |  #5852

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Jan 22, 2017 19:42 |  #5853

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Gotta love that body for ultimate detail. Cracking capture!


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Jan 22, 2017 19:51 as a reply to  @ MedicineMan4040's post |  #5854

Honestly, I am grinning like a child, cropping so tight around tiny birds and almost magically 'pulling' that extra detail from the shot.
50mpix resolution is addictive.. and since the storage is getting cheaper and cheaper I could not be happier with this setup.


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Jan 22, 2017 22:26 as a reply to  @ post 18252747 |  #5855

Looks like it's bundling up


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Jan 22, 2017 23:26 |  #5856

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Jan 23, 2017 00:57 |  #5857

These are rare for my area so had to duck out after work today to go see him.

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I prefer to be in the bush with the animals than a crowded city.
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Jan 23, 2017 01:22 |  #5858

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These are rare for my area so had to duck out after work today to go see him.

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Woohoo to ducking out of work for a bird! Love it! I'm not that brave :)


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Jan 23, 2017 01:58 |  #5859

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Woohoo to ducking out of work for a bird! Love it! I'm not that brave :)

:-D Nah "after work" but in saying that i would go during work if it was really rare, the boss knows if he threatened me with the sack i would accept his proposal ;-)a


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Jan 23, 2017 04:15 as a reply to  @ post 18252755 |  #5860

All the kingfishers are top notch Steve.


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Jan 23, 2017 05:42 |  #5861

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Jan 23, 2017 06:20 |  #5862

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Jan 23, 2017 08:05 |  #5863

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Wood Duck. (A lifer for me!)

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Jan 23, 2017 09:13 |  #5864

Egrets in the wind...


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If I take enough pictures, at least one of them should turn out...maybe

  
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Jan 23, 2017 10:16 |  #5865

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