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Sandhill Crane Adult Feeding Colts


Posted by Katlady on Thu Mar 14, 2019 12:22 pm

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It is Sandhill Crane Nesting Season again in Florida.  This is my every other year nest...good to see two colts still on day-4. Older one by 1/2 a day is closest to the adult. She is teaching them to find bugs.

Canon 7D Mark II
100-400 @349mm

1/1000 sec, f/10
ISO 640

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by Ron Day on Thu Mar 14, 2019 1:15 pm
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Terrific behavior and interaction, Kathy. Mom's head provides a good sense of scale on the size of the cute little the colts.
 

by Mako_Elite on Fri Mar 15, 2019 12:41 am
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Lovely shot Kathy! Like Ron mentioned, I like the mom's head providing scale comparing to youngsters.

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by Cynthia Crawford on Fri Mar 15, 2019 8:27 am
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This is just wonderful- so cute and so well illustrated. It must be wonderful to see these little ones learning their lessons and growing up.
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by david fletcher on Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:25 pm
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Super shot Kathy. Cute overload!
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by David J. Bogener on Sun Mar 17, 2019 5:20 pm
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Excellent behavioral image. Nice low angle and the black background really set the colts off well.
 

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