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May 25, 2021 17:33 |  #16

Lame-Duck wrote in post #19240260 (external link)
Very nice hen mallard, fotoi!

Nice capture, Eric! He surely has himself a good size nightcrawler for lunch.

Beautiful iridescent green color on this close-up mallard head, Tom! You certainly got close to this guy! Nice shot!

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May 25, 2021 17:37 |  #17

Cactus Wren...


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May 25, 2021 17:46 |  #18

Lame-Duck wrote in post #19240260 (external link)
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Nice capture, Eric! He surely has himself a good size nightcrawler for lunch.

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So true. It must've been a solid 5 minutes of trying to gather the silly thing in its beak before it came up with that mouthful :D well deserved meal, for sure


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May 25, 2021 17:52 |  #19

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common buzzard


How do you find these sitting buzzards? I have only seen the one in nealy Ten years all I see now are soaring or fly overs.

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May 25, 2021 18:04 |  #20

Baltimore Oriole.


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May 25, 2021 19:05 |  #21

Great Egret

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May 25, 2021 19:09 |  #22

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May 25, 2021 19:10 |  #23

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May 25, 2021 19:21 |  #24

Prairie Warbler


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May 25, 2021 20:18 |  #25

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This is such a "clean" image, with no unsightly distractions in the background, such as out of focus branches right behind the bird's head, "sky holes", etc. . The background is beautiful and actually makes it a better portrait, instead of making it worse. . I love it because of that!


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May 25, 2021 20:37 |  #26

Eastern Meadowlark


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May 25, 2021 20:41 as a reply to  @ steveb108's post |  #27

Very nice, just shot some yesterday for the first time!


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May 25, 2021 21:28 |  #28

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Beautiful composition!




  
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May 26, 2021 01:30 |  #29

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Baltimore Oriole.


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These are both gorgeous, Shortaction! Excellent work!

Very nice sharp image, Bill! This bird stands out so well with the excellent background...very lifelike.

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This is such a beautiful image, Steve! Wonderful capture!

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This shot is First-Class, pbigelow! Very nicely composed.


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May 26, 2021 02:59 |  #30

caught a nest, momma, and babies getting ready to fledge


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