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May 03, 2019 04:12 |  #17596

Lame-Duck wrote in post #18855271 (external link)
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My first one in flight. The conditions were perfect. I can't ask for anything better than blue cloudy skies. I got a lot of throwaways on this one. my cyber garbage can is full. :p


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May 03, 2019 05:39 |  #17597

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These are both really nice, pcs. Was this one trying to distract you from it's nesting site? Our killdeer will do that anytime I get too near it's nest on the ground.


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May 03, 2019 05:41 as a reply to  @ MedicineMan4040's post |  #17598

Thank you very much, Robert.


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May 03, 2019 08:41 |  #17599

MedicineMan4040 wrote in post #18855246 (external link)
Killer!!

Thank you Robert!

Lame-Duck wrote in post #18855271 (external link)
Bald Eagle

My first one in flight. The conditions were perfect. I can't ask for anything better than blue cloudy skies. I got a lot of throwaways on this one. my cyber garbage can is full. :p


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Congrats Mike! Very nice!

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What a cool shot, Shalu!! It had to be kinda tough to keep your camera on him during the power dive. :-)

Thank you so much Mike!


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May 03, 2019 09:12 |  #17600

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May 03, 2019 09:24 as a reply to  @ post 18848884 |  #17601

Wow!


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May 03, 2019 09:25 as a reply to  @ post 18848920 |  #17602

Fine shot, Mike.


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May 03, 2019 09:31 |  #17603

Lame-Duck wrote in post #18855361 (external link)
These are both really nice, pcs. Was this one trying to distract you from it's nesting site? Our killdeer will do that anytime I get too near it's nest on the ground.

Yes, it's the same here, I was on a bicycle path through an industrial area where there are a few pieces wet grassland which are not yet in use and somewhere in there they have nests. When you walk/cycle there they keep circling around you, ideal photo opportunities!




  
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May 03, 2019 11:00 |  #17604

Lame-Duck wrote in post #18855271 (external link)
Bald Eagle

My first one in flight. The conditions were perfect. I can't ask for anything better than blue cloudy skies. I got a lot of throwaways on this one. my cyber garbage can is full. :p


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Congrats Mike! Just be sure to check that trash can thoroughly before you dump it. Lol...

It's a wonderful feeling to capture BE images like that - to me, at least. :)


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May 03, 2019 14:24 |  #17605

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May 03, 2019 14:32 |  #17606

Lame-Duck wrote in post #18855271 (external link)
Bald Eagle

My first one in flight. The conditions were perfect. I can't ask for anything better than blue cloudy skies. I got a lot of throwaways on this one. my cyber garbage can is full. :p


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Super shot of an impressive bird.

The ones you toss out don't matter!


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May 03, 2019 15:16 |  #17607

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May 03, 2019 15:38 |  #17608

Lame-Duck wrote in post #18855271 (external link)
Bald Eagle

My first one in flight. The conditions were perfect. I can't ask for anything better than blue cloudy skies. I got a lot of throwaways on this one. my cyber garbage can is full. :p


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Well done on the first but that kind off surprises me in as much as I thought, I know that's reckless, that they were quite common over there, mainly from the number of photos we see posted on here. Whatever, I'm envious as it's not something I'll ever see flying round my neck of the woods!




  
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May 03, 2019 15:42 |  #17609

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Beautiful bird and photos, that's the one I want to see in the wild!




  
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May 03, 2019 15:45 |  #17610

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Thank you, Mike!

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Beautiful shot - the way they dart around, they are very tough to catch in flight. Well done.




  
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