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Jul 20, 2014 00:28 |  #1

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Jul 20, 2014 07:21 |  #2

Nice catch.


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Jul 20, 2014 08:04 |  #3

A little aerial battle!


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Jul 20, 2014 10:15 |  #4

Very neat! Mine have been battling all morning- I would never be able to capture it!




  
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Jul 20, 2014 10:32 |  #5

Great catch, mine have been playing tag for the last couple of weeks.


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Jul 20, 2014 11:38 |  #6

Excellent catch, well done.


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Jul 20, 2014 12:52 |  #7

Great catch, a dream shot in anyone's plan!


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Jul 20, 2014 18:13 |  #8

Nice catch I hope nobody got hurt!


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Jul 20, 2014 18:23 |  #9

Nice captures. They're pretty, but fierce competitors.


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Jul 20, 2014 18:37 |  #10

My first thought was that an adult was feeding a youngster...were they really fighting?


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Jul 20, 2014 18:39 |  #11

Well done Joe.


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Jul 20, 2014 18:41 |  #12

Ahh, Touche


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Jul 20, 2014 18:56 |  #13

Thanks for the comments - here are the same birds a split second before the fight started....

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Jul 20, 2014 19:08 |  #14

I understand now! Great shot!


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