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Mar 25, 2020 15:23 |  #57061

Tom in Arizona wrote in post #19033457 (external link)
American Kestrel couple. The male (on the left) had just flown in and passed the lizard to the female. Tasty lunch...


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Nice catch. So chivalry exists in the bird kingdom, as well....



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Mar 25, 2020 15:42 |  #57062

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spooked this fella last month on mull
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Very nice shot...love the lighting. Great work.


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Mar 25, 2020 15:44 |  #57063

starting to see more and more Hummers.

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Mar 25, 2020 15:46 |  #57064

Wood duck


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Mar 25, 2020 15:47 |  #57065

harryv wrote in post #19033031 (external link)
Wow, that is really a great shot!

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Lame-Duck wrote in post #19033135 (external link)
Incredible sharpness and detail in this close-up, Shalu!!

Thank you very much, Harry and Mike!

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Mar 25, 2020 15:56 |  #57066

here's the same Hummer seconds later. with just a turn of its head. a completely different colour.


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Mar 25, 2020 16:36 |  #57067

avondale87 wrote in post #19033199 (external link)
Black Swan

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Uniquely different, but quite attractive, Richard!

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Terrific shot, Bill!

fotoi wrote in post #19033224 (external link)
A Mallard hen.
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Nice sharp portrait shot of the hen mallard, fotoi. She is definitely checking you out.:-)

BirdsofBC wrote in post #19033242 (external link)
this stick perch has been good to me. another Junco


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Crystal clear, and sharp as a tack.

robamy wrote in post #19033250 (external link)
Here is one at 1200mm. Maybe worth a look on Flickr in large, amazing detail

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Perfecto, Rob!

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Very attractive looking portrait shot of this hawk.

Melissa6 wrote in post #19033409 (external link)
Atlantic Puffin. Taken this past summer.

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Terrific close-up of the puffin, Melissa!

Weja wrote in post #19033411 (external link)
Yellow hammer male


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What a beauty, Jan!

Tom in Arizona wrote in post #19033457 (external link)
American Kestrel couple. The male (on the left) had just flown in and passed the lizard to the female. Tasty lunch...


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Excellent shots, Tom!

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Thank you very much, Harry and Mike!

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Very nice Shalu!


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Mar 25, 2020 16:56 |  #57068

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Outstanding capture, Linh!

Thanks, Mike.


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Mar 25, 2020 17:01 |  #57069

Eastern Towhee.


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Mar 25, 2020 17:02 |  #57070

Lame-Duck wrote in post #19033501 (external link)
Uniquely different, but quite attractive, Richard!

Terrific shot, Bill!

Nice sharp portrait shot of the hen mallard, fotoi. She is definitely checking you out.:-)

Crystal clear, and sharp as a tack.

Perfecto, Rob!

Very attractive looking portrait shot of this hawk.

Terrific close-up of the puffin, Melissa!

What a beauty, Jan!

Excellent shots, Tom!

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Very nice Shalu!

Thanks Mike, she was definitely giving me the eye.




  
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Mar 25, 2020 17:02 |  #57071

Archibald wrote in post #19033460 (external link)
Very interesting, neat shots!


SYS wrote in post #19033464 (external link)
Nice catch. So chivalry exists in the bird kingdom, as well....


Lame-Duck wrote in post #19033501 (external link)
Excellent shots, Tom!

Thanks everyone. I appreciate your taking the time to comment.

Tom


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Mar 25, 2020 17:12 |  #57072

Lame-Duck wrote in post #19033501 (external link)
Terrific close-up of the puffin, Melissa!

Thank you, Mike! :-)


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Mar 25, 2020 18:02 |  #57073

The cursed Starling. I posted this in Birds on accident, I'm getting good at that, heres one of him.


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Mar 25, 2020 18:41 |  #57074

Interesting goose or duck
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Mar 25, 2020 19:05 |  #57075

Anna's hummingbird...


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