Blue-tailed bee-eater

Posted by himadri roy on Sat May 18, 2019 4:15 am

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Nikon D500 + Nikkor 200-500 mm. @500mm.
f/5.6 , @1/3200 , ISO - 1000.
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by E.J. Peiker on Sat May 18, 2019 6:54 am
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Very cool flight shot.

by Dan Kearl on Sat May 18, 2019 7:39 am
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Outstanding flight pose and a great color palette...
BG complements the bird very well.

by Debapratim Saha on Sat May 18, 2019 10:35 am
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Beautiful top view and incoming flight shot.
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by Gene Gwin on Sat May 18, 2019 10:49 am
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Himadri, Great image....

by Moby Dick on Sat May 18, 2019 11:59 am
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Wonderful colors in this flight shot. Good job on the detail, wing position, and the eye of the bird

by david fletcher on Sat May 18, 2019 12:38 pm
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Beautifully done. Loving the colour harmony too!
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by Carol Clarke on Sat May 18, 2019 3:05 pm
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A superb flight shot of this beautiful bee eater, Himadri! the complementary colours in the background really complete this wonderful image.

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by Ron Day on Sat May 18, 2019 4:54 pm
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One of the better flight shots I've seen of this species, Himadri. Love the perspective and the flight angle.

by peter makuch on Sat May 18, 2019 5:54 pm
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a WOW factor image, well taken HIMADRI.

by Karl Egressy on Sun May 19, 2019 6:37 am
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Beauty shot of a fancy looking bird.

by Swissblad on Mon May 20, 2019 10:22 pm
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Excellent capture - nice work.

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