I browse the forum at work but they generally frown upon 'participating' while there so I often go days without posting.
@Bobstew: That is one cool looking bird.
@serendipidy: Changing from the 7D to 5D III was huge, though it was hard for me initially to get over the 'apparent' crop loss. Cool shots of your friend(BCNH) and the Brazilian Cardinal, especially the 'stepping off' one.
@AlanF: Sweet closeup! The Belted Kingfishers here are fairly wary of humans, though I did get a couple of shots yesterday. Just not 20' away
. Jrista pretty much spelled it out.
@hovland: One I would like to see in person.
Here's one of the local Forster's Terns grabbing some dinner last night. EXIF is in the image.