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May 27, 2019 11:22 |  #42826

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May 27, 2019 12:26 |  #42827

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How adorable is that?! :-D

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May 27, 2019 12:46 |  #42828

Jack Dawe wrote in post #18868103 (external link)
Very nicely lit.

Thank you very much for the compliment.


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May 27, 2019 13:50 |  #42829

Old hand pump perch, color coordinated

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May 27, 2019 15:04 |  #42830

Bill in Texas wrote in post #18868220 (external link)
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Hi Bill...

Beautiful work on this gorgeous Cardinal and its distinctive perch. Great camera work and processing.

I was just about to post a Northern Cardinal of my own, but after seeing this one, I think I'll forgo it for now. :-)

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May 27, 2019 15:08 |  #42831

Funny you say that, Tom. It happens to me, quite often when go to post in this thread. Lol!

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May 27, 2019 15:18 |  #42832

Hi Phil...

Well, thankfully, I don't have any Reddish Egret photographs, so maybe I can feel safe posting this Gila Woodpecker just hangin' in there.

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May 27, 2019 15:57 |  #42833

Bill in Texas wrote in post #18868220 (external link)
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Lovely patina on that old pump, and it goes so well with the cardinal's colors.


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May 27, 2019 16:01 |  #42834

Tom in Arizona wrote in post #18868242 (external link)
Hi Bill...

Beautiful work on this gorgeous Cardinal and its distinctive perch. Great camera work and processing.

I was just about to post a Northern Cardinal of my own, but after seeing this one, I think I'll forgo it for now. :-)

Tom

Thanks, Tom. Your post gave me a chuckle knowing how good your work is.

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Lovely patina on that old pump, and it goes so well with the cardinal's colors.

Thank you, Archibald. Color coordination was totally unplanned. The only bird to land there that sit.


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May 27, 2019 16:30 |  #42835

shalu wrote in post #18868190 (external link)
Thank you, Melissa!

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That works very well, as does a simple dive under water.;-)a Great shot, Shalu.


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May 27, 2019 16:31 |  #42836

Bill in Texas wrote in post #18868220 (external link)
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The old rusty pump makes a great perch. Very nice, Bill.


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May 27, 2019 16:35 |  #42837

Tom in Arizona wrote in post #18868248 (external link)
Hi Phil...

Well, thankfully, I don't have any Reddish Egret photographs, so maybe I can feel safe posting this Gila Woodpecker just hangin' in there.

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Great capture. Love this shot.


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May 27, 2019 16:56 |  #42838

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May 27, 2019 17:02 |  #42839

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Thank you very much for your nice comments, Robert, Jack, Mike and Paul! Much appreciated.

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Great capture, Shalu. The foot almost looks out of place on the bird. Cute shot of the helmsman and the rower.  :p


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May 27, 2019 17:02 |  #42840

Tom in Arizona wrote in post #18868242 (external link)
Hi Bill...

Beautiful work on this gorgeous Cardinal and its distinctive perch. Great camera work and processing.

I was just about to post a Northern Cardinal of my own, but after seeing this one, I think I'll forgo it for now. :-)

Tom

i hate it when that happens. there's a lot of tough acts to follow around here.


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