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Apr 15, 2019 17:12 |  #39856

TerryWSmith wrote in post #18846010 (external link)
Orange Crowned Warbler.

Bill in Texas wrote in post #18845877 (external link)
Vermilliion flycatcher sharing mesquite bush with summer tanager.

Love the composition of these two. Both colourful and very natural looking.

Tom in Arizona wrote in post #18845903 (external link)
Gambel's Quail...

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Gilded Flicker...

Love the earthy colours. So clear and crisp
Very nice

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Greater Roadrunner

Always admired these birds, from afar.
You've captured this one beautifully.
Beautiful details, colours, composition
Love the pose. Looks ready for action.



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Apr 15, 2019 17:13 |  #39857

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Greater Roadrunner

Yesterday was the only opportunity I've ever had to shoot a roadrunner. He was hauling @ss and stopped momentarily, allowing me to fire off 3 frames. Two were immediately trashed, and this is the only one I kept. It's not the greatest, but I'm just glad to have finally had a shot at one. Now it's off to find Wile E. Coyote  :p.

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Great shot.

Good thing you took three shots and not two.


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Apr 15, 2019 17:37 |  #39858

avondale87 wrote in post #18846141 (external link)
Always admired these birds, from afar.
You've captured this one beautifully.
Beautiful details, colours, composition
Love the pose. Looks ready for action.

Thank you so much for the uplifting comments, Richard.


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Apr 15, 2019 17:39 |  #39859

Archibald wrote in post #18846142 (external link)
Great shot.

Good thing you took three shots and not two.

Ha, ha...good point. Thank you Archi.


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Apr 15, 2019 18:07 |  #39860

Killdeer acting like she is wounded trying to lure me away from her nest.

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Apr 15, 2019 18:30 |  #39861

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i wiped out, ass over tea kettle going down a wet slimy embankment.

Hope the tea kettle was OK.


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Apr 15, 2019 18:31 |  #39862

Lame-Duck wrote in post #18846075 (external link)
Magnificent shot, Shalu. Those red eyes are so cool looking.

Thank you very much, Mike!

Lame-Duck wrote in post #18846094 (external link)
Greater Roadrunner

Yesterday was the only opportunity I've ever had to shoot a roadrunner. He was hauling @ss and stopped momentarily, allowing me to fire off 3 frames. Two were immediately trashed, and this is the only one I kept. It's not the greatest, but I'm just glad to have finally had a shot at one. Now it's off to find Wile E. Coyote  :p.

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Congrats, Mike! I hope to see one someday.

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Apr 15, 2019 18:43 |  #39863

western grebe rushing towards me.


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Apr 15, 2019 19:00 |  #39864

Northern Cardinal...


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Apr 15, 2019 19:01 |  #39865

Black-chested Mountain-Tanager.


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Apr 15, 2019 19:21 |  #39866

avondale87 wrote in post #18846141 (external link)
Love the composition of these two. Both colourful and very natural looking.

Love the earthy colours. So clear and crisp
Very nice


Always admired these birds, from afar.
You've captured this one beautifully.
Beautiful details, colours, composition
Love the pose. Looks ready for action.

Thank you, Richard.


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Apr 15, 2019 19:29 |  #39867

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Hope the tea kettle was OK.

all i know is that i'm $800 poorer.




  
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Apr 15, 2019 19:47 |  #39868

Male Downy Woodpecker


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Apr 15, 2019 19:48 |  #39869

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Apr 15, 2019 19:51 |  #39870

My first day out with camera and lens in many weeks. Nice to see some spring Cattle Egrets in George Bush Park.


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