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Jun 11, 2019 20:05 |  #43606

American Redstart and apple blossoms.


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Jun 11, 2019 20:50 |  #43607

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Jun 11, 2019 20:53 |  #43608

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Wood Duck...
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Common Kingfisher male
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Again, so many superb shots posted here, but these in particular really stood out for me. Breathtaking images.


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Jun 11, 2019 21:18 |  #43609

A couple from birds visiting the neighbor's mulberry tree.

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Jun 11, 2019 22:13 |  #43610

Yellow Warbler striking a pose


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Jun 12, 2019 00:08 |  #43611

EyeSpyEagle wrote in post #18876260 (external link)
I can hear his squee, just seeing the photo, Mike. :)

Thanks Phil. My hearing is gone and I never get to enjoy the squee sound they make.


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Jun 12, 2019 00:18 |  #43612

EyeSpyEagle wrote in post #18876269 (external link)
This thread moves so fast, it's almost impossible to keep up.

Is it just me, or does this Tri-Colored Heron look like it has a tear-off on on it's eye?


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I agree Phil...this thread is extremely hard to keep up with. Very nice close-up of the heron...great detail. To me that little piece showing on the eye looks like it is a part of it's nictitating membrane. It appears as though the bird might have blinked, or is just starting to blink.


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Jun 12, 2019 00:36 |  #43613

MedicineMan4040 wrote in post #18876280 (external link)
In anticipation of Sony's new zoom, here's with the 70-300G

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Excellent, Robert. Not a thing in the world wrong with this new lens.

keeneyedobserver wrote in post #18876282 (external link)
American Redstart and apple blossoms.
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Impressive shot, Russ.

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Stunning wood duck shot, fotoi.

Kszok wrote in post #18876299 (external link)
A couple from birds visiting the neighbor's mulberry tree.

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Terrific shots, Ken. My favorite goes to #1.

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Excellent capture, Doug.


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Jun 12, 2019 00:53 |  #43614

Good looking Red Head


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Jun 12, 2019 02:09 |  #43615


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Jun 12, 2019 02:41 |  #43616

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Very nice shot, Rich.


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Jun 12, 2019 03:52 |  #43617

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308Shooter wrote in post #18876071 (external link)
What bird is this? Gorgeous!!

I am no where near British Columbia where this was likely shot, but this looks like a Cedar Waxwing.


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Jun 12, 2019 03:55 |  #43618

Superb Fairy Wren braving our inclement weather


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Jun 12, 2019 04:07 as a reply to  @ avondale87's post |  #43619

MatthewK wrote in post #18876099 (external link)
It almost looks like it's hitchhiking  :p Very unique capture though, they're normally super secretive and shy.

 :p Thanks, Matthew. :-)


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Jun 12, 2019 04:21 |  #43620

Little Bird - Big Beach!

Male Red Capped Plover

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A coupla bodies and a few lenses

  
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