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Jul 11, 2017 16:21 |  #7126

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Jul 11, 2017 19:21 as a reply to  @ post 18399253 |  #7127

Good... I might get a bit miffed if you gave some perfectly good bacon to a bird... Not that they aren't deserving of such fineries, but... bacon... Very cool pic too, btw...




  
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Jul 12, 2017 14:09 |  #7128

From a recent outing. 5D IV plus 100-400 plus 1.4TC

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Jul 12, 2017 15:37 |  #7129

An Osprey with his catch of the day.


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Jul 12, 2017 16:04 |  #7130

Big Ugly wrote in post #18400540 (external link)
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Interesting that he's streamlined the fish!


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Jul 12, 2017 17:16 |  #7131

edmidlifecrisis wrote in post #18400476 (external link)
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Now thats nice my friend;-)a


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Jul 12, 2017 19:36 |  #7132

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Interesting that he's streamlined the fish!

Osprey's are the only birds (I know of) which can rotate their claws in pairs 90 degrees. So there are two claws on each side like a vise. That enables them to carry their prey, always fish, streamlined.

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Jul 12, 2017 20:42 |  #7133

RAW-Shooter wrote in post #18400692 (external link)
Osprey's are the only birds (I know of) which can rotate their claws in pairs 90 degrees. So there are two claws on each side like a vise. That enables them to carry their prey, always fish, streamlined.

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Jul 13, 2017 01:18 |  #7134


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Jul 13, 2017 04:50 |  #7135

Bar Tailed Godwits perform a flyby.

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Jul 13, 2017 11:19 |  #7137

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Jul 13, 2017 21:32 |  #7139


A Buteo buteo Common Buzzard in the US?;-)a


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Jul 13, 2017 21:45 |  #7140

Pagman wrote in post #18401528 (external link)
A Buteo buteo Common Buzzard in the US?;-)a

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I believe its called Buteo jamaicensis, or what most of us call a red-tailed hawk :-)


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