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May 22, 2018 18:23 |  #18961

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May 22, 2018 18:44 |  #18962

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Sorthalset Lappedykker - (Podiceps nigricollis) - Black-necked Grebe

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...same in backlit


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Sensational!


A coupla bodies and a few lenses

  
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May 22, 2018 18:55 |  #18963

Trying a little sun down Hummer


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May 22, 2018 20:20 |  #18964

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Raining again today..
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Got you a new Canon eh! Looks like it has possibilities.ߤӰߤ


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May 22, 2018 20:26 |  #18965

KT29 wrote in post #18630757 (external link)
Got you a new Canon eh! Looks like it has possibilities.ߤӰߤ

Your not suppose to notice SSsssssssssssssshhhhh lol..... Mom's the word LMAO


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May 22, 2018 20:30 |  #18966

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Your not suppose to notice SSsssssssssssssshhhhh lol..... Mom's the word
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Never seen it from me.ߘ. That HummerǢs a beauty.ߘ


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May 22, 2018 20:34 |  #18967

KT29 wrote in post #18630772 (external link)
Never seen it from me.ߘ. That HummerǢs a beauty.ߘ

Raining again.. had to shoot um at 1/125 it was so dark


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May 22, 2018 20:37 |  #18968

Back from South Carolina....was a big dissapointment on the shorebird front...a saw things i wanted to see, flying and without my bird camera. Pretty bummed there and there was hardly ANYTHING on the beach where we stayed. At any rate, i did manage to get some nice shots of semipalmated plovers, which are a new one for me

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May 22, 2018 20:39 |  #18969


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May 22, 2018 20:47 |  #18970

I have spent an hour going through the Cornell site trying to ID these two...I thought I had them both but then #2 isn't supposed to be located North of San Francisco. Any ideas...I think #1 is a Savannah Sparrow. I thought #2 was a Cactus Wren. Both were seen up in Point Reyes National Seashore.

#1: Only got a few images, it was well hidden, I heard it first, and then got a couple shots off.


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#2: Got lots of this one, even a little landing...but can't figure out what it is...


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May 22, 2018 21:00 |  #18971

Bjarne Hemmingsen wrote in post #18630631 (external link)
Sorthalset Lappedykker - (Podiceps nigricollis) - Black-necked Grebe

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Whoa... second shot is spectacular.


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May 22, 2018 21:05 |  #18972

TRhoads wrote in post #18630783 (external link)
I have spent an hour going through the Cornell site trying to ID these two...I thought I had them both but then #2 isn't supposed to be located North of San Francisco. Any ideas...I think #1 is a Savannah Sparrow. I thought #2 was a Cactus Wren. Both were seen up in Point Reyes National Seashore.

#1: Only got a few images, it was well hidden, I heard it first, and then got a couple shots off.

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#2: Got lots of this one, even a little landing...but can't figure out what it is...

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Sparrows are tough to ID.. maybe looks like a Savannah Sparrow?


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May 22, 2018 21:18 |  #18973

MatthewK wrote in post #18630795 (external link)
Sparrows are tough to ID.. maybe looks like a Savannah Sparrow?

yeah, I thought #1 was a Savanna Sparrow...wondering if #2 was a Song Sparrow.


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May 22, 2018 21:54 as a reply to  @ post 18630164 |  #18974

KT29 wrote in post #18630750 (external link)
A couple of very nice photos here Doug. Love them both.ߘ

thank you

jm4ever wrote in post #18630732 (external link)
Doug your eagles shots are excellent. Also that's a fantastic vantage point you have of the nest.

thanks. I was on top of a cliff looking down into the tree tops

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Great eagle shots!

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May 22, 2018 22:01 |  #18975

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Holy smoke! That ain't not bad at all!


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