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Red-necked Grebe.


Posted by Karl Egressy on Fri Mar 10, 2017 5:45 pm

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I read some reports already of them showing up at the traditional places but this one is from a year ago.
Just processed it now in anticipation.
Thanks for looking.

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by Denis55 on Fri Mar 10, 2017 6:13 pm
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Sweet frame Karl!
Yes,soon we,ll have tons of these guys,but more importantly,the horned grebes!
 

by Ray Robles on Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:32 pm
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Superb image, love the composition and great details on the faces.
 

by botaurus on Sat Mar 11, 2017 5:07 am
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Nice image of red-necked in breading season plumage Karl. They are common in Italy only in winter unfortunately.
 

by Gaurav Mittal on Sat Mar 11, 2017 8:48 am
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Superb frame Karl. You have captured the interaction beautifully. Both the birds look sharp with good details.
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by E.J. Peiker on Sat Mar 11, 2017 11:18 am
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Love the interaction. Love the photo.
 

by david fletcher on Sat Mar 11, 2017 1:24 pm
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Super shot Karl. Superb interaction. congrats on the EP
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by LynnS on Sat Mar 11, 2017 2:30 pm
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Karl, wonderful interaction poses and nicely composed - beautiful capture - big congrats.  I think we're all getting antsy for Spring :)
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by Axel Hildebrandt on Sat Mar 11, 2017 7:04 pm
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Great interaction and eye contact, Karl!
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by Mako_Elite on Sat Mar 11, 2017 7:38 pm
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Very nice shot Karl, good looking pair. I really like the background and how the colors blend together.
 

by Rachels on Sat Mar 11, 2017 7:39 pm
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Great interaction and expressions Karl
Congrats on well deserved EP!
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by sirianul on Sat Mar 11, 2017 7:45 pm
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Nice to be ready for new season and I hope you will get more nice pictures like this one.

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by Karl Egressy on Sat Mar 11, 2017 9:04 pm
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Thanks for the nice comments and thanks for the E.P. title.
Let's hope that they will pose for us and will bring the Horned Grebe friends with them. 
 

by mikullashbee on Sat Mar 11, 2017 11:44 pm
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Spring is an exciting time in the bird world and its just around the corner for you guys. Very nice image of this courting behaviour Karl.
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by LHays on Sun Mar 12, 2017 8:42 am
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Congrats on the E.P. Certainly well deserved. Beautiful image and colors......and the 2 facing each other.....awesome.
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by swanuck on Sun Mar 12, 2017 9:45 am
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agree terrific capture lovelyscene
 

by David Salem on Sun Mar 12, 2017 9:59 am
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I remember this from last year!! Beautiful frame Karl. Congrats!!
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by Todd Bauer on Sun Mar 12, 2017 1:03 pm
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Congratulations on the EP. Deserving. Outstanding.
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by Carol Clarke on Sun Mar 12, 2017 4:49 pm
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Beautiful capture of the interaction Karl, and love the image!
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by Matt Filosa on Tue Mar 14, 2017 11:41 am
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Beautiful, Karl. Congrats on the EP!

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