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Dec 24, 2018 18:24 |  #32416

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I do like these - such pretty birds. I looked on line and although mention is made that they are small, just how small, please? Bigger/smaller/same size as a sparrow for example?


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Dec 24, 2018 18:50 |  #32417

Trik wrote in post #18777497 (external link)
I do like these - such pretty birds. I looked on line and although mention is made that they are small, just how small, please? Bigger/smaller/same size as a sparrow for example?

Bigger, close to pigeon size but more compactly proportioned. Sometimes quail are eaten as a delicacy.


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Dec 24, 2018 19:12 |  #32418

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Outstanding shots 3jc, especially the 2nd one. The sharpness is really excellent.

Thank you Mike!


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Dec 24, 2018 20:40 |  #32419

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Merry Christmas fellow bird photographers ! :-)

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Dec 24, 2018 21:52 |  #32420

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Merry Christmas fellow bird photographers ! :-)

Thank you Dave, and Merry Christmas to you and yours.


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Dec 25, 2018 02:09 |  #32421

Happy Christmas everybody, saved a few robins for today.


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Dec 25, 2018 02:14 |  #32422

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Dec 25, 2018 05:29 |  #32423

Painted Stork


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Dec 25, 2018 06:19 |  #32424

shooz wrote in post #18777543 (external link)
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Merry Christmas fellow bird photographers ! :-)

Thanks David.
Happy Holiday.:-)


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Dec 25, 2018 07:05 |  #32425

A new species:

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Dec 25, 2018 08:30 |  #32426

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Dec 25, 2018 08:53 |  #32427

Merry Christmas and happy holidays to all.


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Dec 25, 2018 09:40 |  #32428

Thank you for all your comments.:-) And, happy holidays to you all.

avondale87 wrote in post #18776897 (external link)
You capture them beautifully.
This one included.
Lovely photo.

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Great shot, Sibil.

Jack Dawe wrote in post #18777041 (external link)
Such a vibrant throat.




  
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Dec 25, 2018 10:28 |  #32429

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Dec 25, 2018 10:35 as a reply to  @ Itsed65's post |  #32430

Wow, what a dramatic image.


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