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newmandoyle

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #660 on: January 05, 2013, 01:20:32 PM »
Photo of an Eagle taken in Alaska :)
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #660 on: January 05, 2013, 01:20:32 PM »

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #661 on: January 05, 2013, 01:51:33 PM »
Never photographed birds before so here's my first attempt!
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #662 on: January 05, 2013, 11:41:01 PM »
Female Cardinal in the snow a few days ago.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #663 on: January 06, 2013, 03:18:20 PM »
Nonac..love that cardinal shot..excellent !

Here's my first capture of a Phainopepla (<say that 5x fast :)


Phainopepla by Revup67, on Flickr

What was cool about this event is a fellow birder had his iPhone.  we quickly ID'd the bird, looked him up on Birdseye and started the bird call.  The bird actually began responding and creating a conversation of sorts with the iPhone.  He was intrigued enough so he also flew closer to our location so we could get up close shots..it was incredible to witness this as I had not before.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #664 on: January 06, 2013, 03:55:09 PM »
Here's another from yesterday's outing..the Acorn Woodpecker


Acorn Woodpecker (Male) by Revup67, on Flickr
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #665 on: January 06, 2013, 05:42:45 PM »
Visiting Hokkaido, Japan now for a few days.  Shot a bunch of Tancho cranes and I selected this.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #666 on: January 06, 2013, 06:50:56 PM »
Scarlet Chested Sunbird in Aloe sp.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #666 on: January 06, 2013, 06:50:56 PM »

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #667 on: January 06, 2013, 08:54:06 PM »
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #668 on: January 06, 2013, 09:39:36 PM »
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #669 on: January 06, 2013, 10:02:07 PM »
The ham and the disapproving duck

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #670 on: January 07, 2013, 07:53:32 AM »
A lot of really good pic's in this forum. I've only been photographing birds for the past 2 weeks, and I'm starting to appreciate the effort that it takes to get a great, in focus pic (I've taken heaps of pic's of in focus twigs, with a blurry bird somewhere in it) :)

Yellow-faced Homeyeater. A fast mover through the scrub. Only managed to get 2 shots off.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #671 on: January 07, 2013, 09:23:01 AM »
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Lovely! What has the bird got in the beak?

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #672 on: January 07, 2013, 09:28:56 AM »
As usual, fantastic pictures!

Mr Bean, I know what you mean but your shot is lovely.

ooF Fighters, I had a good laugh when I saw the pic. It is perfect.

revup67, hope your camera is feeling better :)

All you guys inspire me. Thanks.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #672 on: January 07, 2013, 09:28:56 AM »

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #673 on: January 07, 2013, 02:31:48 PM »
Euroasian sparrowhawk
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #674 on: January 07, 2013, 02:59:47 PM »
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Lovely! What has the bird got in the beak?
As best I can tell, it's a Clown Knifefish which I believe is pretty rare in the Everglades
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #674 on: January 07, 2013, 02:59:47 PM »