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Apr 18, 2018 15:07 |  #17161

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Wow! Interesting shot and very sharp.


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Apr 18, 2018 15:28 |  #17162

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Apr 18, 2018 15:52 as a reply to  @ Jack Dawe's post |  #17163

Thanks!

I was able to get closer than that but failed to execute properly as it was too high and facing the wrong direction + lost light/late in the day. Hoping to get one close up but with the colors showing. That's the goal!




  
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Apr 18, 2018 15:57 |  #17164

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Love the macro use to see the incredible detail of the eye.


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Apr 18, 2018 15:58 |  #17165

Barnacle Goose Svalbard
Found this guy in the shadows. No time to adjust shutter speed but
the bridge camera did ok I think.

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Apr 18, 2018 16:06 |  #17166

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Pretty bird! I've not seen one of those before.

Thanks. A first for me too. So many interesting birds in Central America.


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Apr 18, 2018 17:37 |  #17167


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Apr 18, 2018 18:42 |  #17168

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Great tit


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Stunning shot...he appears to be hanging on for dear life. :lol:


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Apr 18, 2018 18:50 |  #17169

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Excellent shot!! For me, the green herons have been sooo hard to capture. I'm jealous.


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Apr 18, 2018 18:52 |  #17170

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Wow...what a gorgeous shot!! I really do like that one.


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Apr 18, 2018 20:32 |  #17171

A few weeks ago I came upon Louisiana Water Thrush, and could not get a shot to save my life. Today, different story, had a super friendly LWT basically strut her stuff while I snapped away in the late afternoon light. Such an awesome little bird, great personality and demeanor.

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Apr 18, 2018 20:41 |  #17172

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My spirit animal! I never tire of seeing them. Thanks Terry :)


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Apr 18, 2018 20:45 |  #17173

A couple more Egrets from Brazos Bend...


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The dexterity they use to move their food around without arms is amazing...I have seen humans use less skills when feeding themselves...


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Apr 18, 2018 20:45 |  #17174

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My spirit animal! I never tire of seeing them. Thanks Terry :)

I am going to try to go to Magnolia Plantation in a couple weeks, there are some there that are out and about all the time right now...


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Apr 18, 2018 20:58 |  #17175

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