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Jul 26, 2018 07:23 |  #21887

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Great image Jeff!...but what is the mystery bird ?


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Jul 26, 2018 07:31 |  #21888

Beautiful shots here from everybody. A couple loons from my recent vacation in Maine. Shot from a kayak on a bright sunny day.

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Jul 26, 2018 07:37 |  #21889

Gregsiem wrote in post #18671055 (external link)
Great image Jeff!...but what is the mystery bird ?

Spruce Grouse male..


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Jul 26, 2018 07:39 |  #21890

And lastly, a juvenile loon from the same trip.

Staring me down...

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Shooing me away...or flippering me off.

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Jul 26, 2018 10:32 |  #21891

The brave frog tried for 19 minutes to escape and hide, but finally the Squacco Heron got him ...

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Jul 26, 2018 13:23 |  #21893


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Jul 26, 2018 14:33 |  #21894

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Marvelous shot Doc. Wonderful composition and color.


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Jul 26, 2018 14:34 |  #21895

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Totally phenomenal Spruce Grouse close-up, Jeff!!


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Jul 26, 2018 14:41 |  #21896

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"Ouch," said the frog. "This is going to be a bad, bad day."
Very nice capture, Vassilis.


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Jul 26, 2018 15:01 |  #21898

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Marvelous shot Doc. Wonderful composition and color.

Thank you sir. Appreciate the comment.


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Jul 26, 2018 15:21 |  #21899

Cute coot.


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Jul 26, 2018 15:25 |  #21900

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